Fifa World Cup Football 2010 – South Africa

Fifa World Cup Football 2010 – South Africa : Fifa world cup South Africa 2010 was took place in South Africa from June 11 to July 2010. It is the world championship for Men’s national association football teams. The International Football Federation FIFA selected South Africa as a first African country in 2004.

32 teams were selected through qualification tournament all over the world for participation in final stage. All matches were played in ten stadiums of nine cities of South Africa. Final match was played at Soccer City stadium of Johannesburg, the capital city of South Africa. First round completed in round-robin groups of four teams competition for points. Top two teams from each group proceeded to knockout stages for quarter final then semi-final and final.

FOOTBALL Watch LIVE 


In the final, European Champion Spain defeated Netherlands 1-0 in the 116th minutes goal by Andres Iniesta. Spain was the first European nation to win tournament outside the continent. Host South Africa, 2006 champions Italy were eliminated in first round. Germany defeated Uruguae in the third place selection match.

5 goals scorer Diego Forlán from Uruguae was the best player of 2010 and Thomas Müller was the most young player from Germany. Iker Casillas from Spain was selected as the best goalkeeper

Group A

Group Stage
A
TeamMPWDLGFGAPOINTS
Uruguay3210407
Mexico3111324
South Africa3111354
France3012141

Group B

B
TeamMPWDLGFGAPOINTS
Argentina3300719
Korea Republic3111564
Greece3102253
Nigeria3012351

Group C

C
TeamMPWDLGFGAPOINTS
USA3120435
England3120215
Slovenia3111334
Algeria3012021

Group D

D
TeamMPWDLGFGAPOINTS
Germany3201516
Ghana3111224
Australia3111364
Serbia3102233

Group E

E
TeamMPWDLGFGAPOINTS
Netherlands3300519
Japan3201426
Denmark3102363
Cameroon3003250

Group F

F
TeamMPWDLGFGAPOINTS
Paraguay3120315
Slovakia3111454
New Zealand3030223
Italy3021452

Group G

G
TeamMPWDLGFGAPOINTS
Brazil3210527
Portugal3120705
Côte d’Ivoire3111434
Korea DPR30031120

Group H

H
TeamMPWDLGFGAPOINTS
Spain3201426
Chile3201326
Switzerland3111114
Honduras3012031
Round of 16
Round of 16

MatchDate – TimeResults
4926/06 20:00Uruguay2:1 (1:0)Korea Republic
5027/06 00:30USA1:2 a.e.t. (1:1, 0:1)Ghana
5127/06 20:00Germany4:1 (2:1)England
5228/06 00:30Argentina3:1 (2:0)Mexico
5328/06 20:00Netherlands2:1 (1:0)Slovakia
5429/06 00:30Brazil3:0 (2:0)Chile
5529/06 20:00Paraguay0:0 a.e.t. 5:3 PSOJapan
5630/06 00:30Spain1:0 (0:0)Portugal

Quarter-finals

Quarter-finals

MatchDate – TimeResults
5702/07 20:00NetherlandsBrazil
5803/07 00:30UruguayGhana
5903/07 20:00ArgentinaGermany
6004/07 00:30ParaguaySpain

Semi-finals

 

Prize money of Fifa world cup South Africa 2010

The total prize money for the 2010 world cup was US$ 420 million.

  • Group Stage eliminated each team – $8.56 million
  • Round 16 eliminated each team – $9.63 million]
  • Quarter finals eliminated each team – $14.99 million
  • Forth Placed team – $19.27 million
  • Third Placed team – $21.41 million
  • Runner up – $25.69 million
  • Winner – $32.12 million


You May Like to Read

  • FIFA World cup winners from 1930 to 2010FIFA World cup winners from 1930 to 2010 First world cup was held in Uruguay in 1930. Total 13 teams were played in the final stage of 1st world cup. Jules Rimet was the FIFA president who introduced world cup though the first […]
  • 2014 Fifa World Cup Brazil News2014 Fifa World Cup Brazil News Germany win Fifa World cup 2014 Maria Goetze scores only goal in 113 minute for Germany to win FIFA World Cup 2014 aginst Argentina at Maracana, Brazil on July 13, 2014. Score Germany( […]
  • Fifa World Cup 2014 Points TableFifa World Cup 2014 Points Table Fifa World Cup 2014 Points In the group stage, each team of Fifa world cup 2014 will get 3 points for a win, 1 point for draw. Fifa introduced this point system to make each tournament […]
  • Fifa World Cup Football 2014  Fixture Bangladesh TimeFifa World Cup Football 2014 Fixture Bangladesh Time FIFA World Cup football started on June 12 2014 and will ends  on July 13, 2014. The 20th FIFA world cup scheduled took place in Brazil.  Every day winning points updated World cup Fixture […]
  • World cup football 2010World cup football 2010 2010 FIFA world cup South Africa was took placed in South Africa from June 11 2010 to July  12 2010. It is the world championship for Men national association football teams. The […]
  • Lionel Messi – Argentina football PlayerLionel Messi – Argentina football Player Full Name: Lionel Andres Messi Date Of Birth: June 24, 1987 Place Of Birth: Rosario, Argentina Brothers: Rodrigo, Matias, Hijos Sister: Marisol Mother: Celia Cuccittini Father: […]
  • World Cup football 2014 fans grip fever in BangladeshWorld Cup football 2014 fans grip fever in Bangladesh Fifa World Cup 2014 is going to start on June 12, 2014 and the fever grips football fans in Bangladesh. Fans are taking preparation to watch favorite teams' matches on new brand TV. […]
  • Bangladesh PM unveils World Cup trophy in DhakaBangladesh PM unveils World Cup trophy in Dhaka Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina unveiled  Fifa World Cup trophy at the Radission Blu Water Garden Hotel Dhaka . The display of the football World Cup trophy at the Bangabandhu National […]
  • 2018 Fifa World Cup Football Fixture schedule in Bangladesh Time2018 Fifa World Cup Football Fixture schedule in Bangladesh Time FIFA World Cup football will be started on June 14 2018 & will end  on July 15, 2018. The 21th FIFA world cup scheduled to take place in Russia.  There are 32 countries from five […]
  • Commonwealth Games 2014 fixture  schedule and Bangladesh teamCommonwealth Games 2014 fixture schedule and Bangladesh team Bangladeshi Baki wins Silver at Commonwealth Games Bangladesh Shooter Abdullah Hel Baki wins Silver in 10 miters Air Rifle event in Commonwealth Games. Gold Medal winner India Bindra […]