Free State Stadium is located in Bloemfontein, South Africa, and the stadium was given a major face lift for the 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup, with seating capacity lifted from 38,000 to 45,000 during the upgrade. To make the stadium World Cup compliant, a second tier was added to the main grandstand to increase crowd capacity [...]
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Durban’s Moses Mabhida Stadium is a world-class arena situated in the sporting precinct of Kings Park and the newly built ground draws its inspiration from the South African flag, with its grand arch symbolising a united nation of sports loving people.
Ellis Park Stadium is centrally located in the city of Johannesburg and is most famous for South Africa’s defeat of New Zealand in the 1995 Rugby World Cup, which united the nation and captured a special moment when Nelson Mandela held the trophy aloft at the ground. Rebuilt in 1982, ground improvements has seen the [...]
Group B has Argentina involved and they will carry the hopes of a nation, while the rest of the group is made up of Nigeria, South Korea and Greece. The group winner will meet the team placed second in Group A and the runner-up in this group has to face the winner of Group A.