CITY: Brasilia STADIUM: Estadio Nacional Mane Garrincha (capacity: 68,009). Named after former Botafogo and Brazil star Garrincha, who become one of the country's biggest sporting icons in the 1950s and 1960s, the new-build stadium hosted the opening match of the Confederations Cup. Brasilia is home to some of Brazil's most impressive architecture. It replaced Rio as the country's capital in 1960.