SWC trophy returns to SA

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Cape Town - The Soccer World Cup trophy will return to South Africa for the first time in almost four years as part of a global tour.

But now it will return from December 1-3, 2013 on its way to its final destination, Brazil for the next global showpiece tournament that gets underway in June next year.

The Trophy Tour began its journey in Rio de Janeiro on September 12, 2013. Departing from the famous Christ the Redeemer statue, the World Cup trophy will travel around the world for nine months before returning to the country that will host the 2014 World Cup: Brazil.

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