Category Archives: World Cup 2010

World Cup Final: Match Day Commentary

The 2010 World Cup is set to come a close with the highly-anticipated final between Spain and the Netherlands today at Soccer City (2:30pm, ABC). The Spanish come in as slight favorites, but today's final is fully expected to be … Continue reading »

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Mandela to appear at World Cup Final

Nelson Mandela has kept away from the public eye during the World Cup, but he is slated to make his first appearance at the final. Mandela's grandson, Mandla Mandela, said the former South Africa president is planning on making a brief … Continue reading »

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Where will you be watching the World Cup final?

  The 2010 World Cup final between the Netherlands and Spain is just over three hours from kicking off, and soccer fans all across the globe are getting ready for the big event. With that in mind, we want to … Continue reading »

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World Cup Daily Recap: Germany squeaks by Uruguay for third place

By ADAM SERRANO It was a ball off the cross bar that helped Uruguay advance so far in the World Cup and in the end, it was a cross bar that kept them from glory. In a match that saw … Continue reading »

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World Cup: Germany vs. Uruguay (Match Day Commentary)

  Uruguay and Germany may have fallen a step short of the World Cup final, but both teams still have something to play for when they square off in the Third Place match (2:30pm, ABC) at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium … Continue reading »

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Uruguay vs. Germany: A Look Ahead

     By FRANCO PANIZO While the World Cup final pits two teams who have never won a World Cup against one another, Saturday's third place match between Uruguay and Germany will see a battle of multi-World-Cup-win teams looking to end … Continue reading »

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FIFA World Cup final simulation

Can't wait until Sunday? Take a peek at how the World Cup final between Spain and the Netherlands might unfold. Spain/Gerard Pique fans might not want to watch through the end: Here's your chance to be a visionary and put … Continue reading »

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Paul the Octopus’ final picks

By now you've surely heard that an octopus is the greatest gambling tool in the world. A day before the third-place match and two days before the World Cup final, Paul the Octopus has made his selections. It's unclear if … Continue reading »

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