Well, that's the problem the weather is presenting today in Recife - where Germany take on the USA.
Major flooding on our route through Recife to USA-Germany pic.twitter.com/m42I6b2D59
— Grant Wahl (@GrantWahl) June 26, 2014
No word yet on the state of the pitch - or indeed the roads to the stadium, which can hold 42,160 spectators.
So from the media reports in Recife -- USA and GER will be playing water polo today? — Beau Dure (@duresport) June 26, 2014
— Jeff Carlisle (@JeffreyCarlisle) June 26, 2014
- James Menendez