Maracan

Mar´a`can


n.1.(Zool.) A macaw.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The facade will be made of Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), a white type of plastic mixed with other components, which is used in well-known football venues like the Allianz Arena in Munich and Maracan? in Rio de Janeiro.
GE has completed 80 lighting projects across Rio de Janeiro, including illumination of the three Carioca arenas, the velodrome, the massive tennis centre and Maracan? stadium where the Opening and Closing Ceremony of the Olympic Games will be staged.
After months upon months of doom and gloom, the Olympics finally begin on Friday when Brazil gets to put a positive spin on the Summer Games during what is expected to be a vibrant and festive opening ceremony at Maracan Stadium in Rio de Janeiro.
With the mention of South America, youth around the world will immediately think about Pele, Messi or Maracan Stadium.
But Rodriguez was the name on everyone's lips at full–time in the Maracan as the Monaco playmaker soared to the top of the scoring charts on five with two more classy goals.
Mario Gotze insists the Mario Gotze insists the three-time winners, who are three-time winners, who are among the favourites to lift the among the favourites to lift the trophy at the Maracan a on July 13, trophy at the Maracan a on July 13, must keep a level head despite must keep a level head despite their dominant opening win.
The media was briefed on the implementation of the GoalControl system on Friday at the Maracan' Stadium.
The first woman ever to have her feet recorded in cement at the legendary Maracan..., she is the five time winner of FIFA World Player of the Year, but has never won a major international honour with Brazil.
Renovation work has yet to begin on Rio's famous Maracan andatilde; stadium, which will host the 2014 finals.