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Group A – Uruguay and Mexico qualify

Uruguay and Mexico have finished first and second in Group A and have qualified for the Round of 16 at the expense of South Africa and France. A 43 minute goal to Luiz Suarez was enough for Uruguay to score a well earned win over Mexico and claim top position of Group A with 7 [...]

Soccer City Stadium – Johannesburg – South Africa

Soccer City Stadium is situated in the urban area of Soweto,  in the city of Johannesburg and is considered the jewel in crown of all the football stadiums in South Africa. Formerly known as FBN Stadium, the ground will host the first & final matches of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa and was [...]

Peter Mokaba Stadium – Polokwane – South Africa

The Peter Mokaba Stadium is a newly constructed stadium and is named in honour of one of South Africa’s most inspirational leaders, Peter Mokaba. Born and bred in Polokwane, where the stadium is built, Peter Mokaba was active in the struggle against apartheid and also was appointed deputy minister of the environment and tourism in [...]

Group A – South Africa, Mexico, Uruguay, France

Group A has the host nation South Africa engaged and they come up against some tough opposition in Mexico, Uruguay and France. The winner of this group will play the team that finishes second in Group B, and the runner-up in this group meets the winner of Group B.