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Daily Links: 57 Days to World Cup

In today's countdown: all the latest from Italy's camp, injury blow for Netherlands, and Bosnia to stick with their qualification tactics. All that and more here in TLR's Daily World Cup Countdown.

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Indiscipline will cost you

That was the message from Italy's coach, Cesare Prandelli, who reminds his players that they won't be considered for a World Cup spot if they got sent-off or misbehaves during club matches.

No pressure on Rossi

Sticking with Italy, Prandelli is hopeful of taking Giuseppe Rossi to Brazil, but will allow the striker who is returning from knee injury to recover physically and psychologically.

Cassano stands a chance, Toni & Totti last options

Meanwhile, despite the news that Cassano won't be participating in the fitness test at Coverciano, Prandelli believes that he still stands a chance of going to the World Cup. Meanwhile veterans of the 2006 World Cup winning squad, Francesco Totti and Luca Toni, will only be considered in case of emergency.

Willems ruled out of World Cup

20-year old defender Jetro Willems will miss the World Cup, after sustaining a knee ligament injury. Willems was part of the Netherlands squad in Euro 2012, where he made 3 appearances and was also the youngest player ever to feature in a European Championship.

Wilmots to continue Belgium role

Belgium's current golden generation will be managed by Marc Wilmots for the foreseeable future, after he agreed to a 4-year contract extension.

Bosnia won't change tactics

Safet Susic, the coach of Bosnia & Herzegovina, will stick to the tried & tested formula of attacking football that serves them so well in the qualification, in order to progress to the last 16.

Protest in Brazil continues

small-scale protest took place yesterday, as protesters voiced their displeasure with the imbalance between the amount of money being spent to host the World Cup with the inadequate public services.

Corinthians get their stadium, but still plenty of work to do

Corinthians has assumed full control of Arena Corinthians, however with less than two months to go work are still being done at the stadium, which will host the tournament opener between Brazil vs Croatia.