Group G final World Cup squads for Brazil, North Korea, Ivory Coast and Portugal with the winners to play the Group H runner-up and the second placed team to meet the Group H winners. The first match in Group G is on June 16th at Mandela Bay between the Ivory Coast and Portugal.
Paraguay defeated North Korea 1-0 in a warm-up match in Nyon with Roque Santa Cruz nailing a penalty with just four minutes to go.
Mbombela Stadium is one of the newly-built stadiums for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa and seats up to 46,000 fans. Situated in the city of Nelspruit in Mpumalanga Province, the stadium is located on open land around 7 kilometres west of the city centre. Mbombela Stadium has been designed to ensure life beyond […]
The newly-built Green Point Stadium is located in a prime area of Cape Town, South Africa, and will host one of the 2010 World Cup semi-finals. The stadium was originally a multi-purpose arena and has served as home to both Santos and Ajax Cape Town, and played host to major musical acts such as Michael […]
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 G is home to Brazil who are always one of the teams to beat in the World Cup and alongside the Brazilians are North Korea, Ivory Coast and Portugal. The winners of this group will face the runner-up of Group H and the second placed team will meet the winners of Group H.