Johannesburg, June 15 (DPA) The Dutch World Cup team won, but it is yet to live up to the reputation of playing fast attacking combination football.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 4:04:20 PM
Johannesburg, June 15 (DPA) Ivory Coast star Didier Drogba can play against Portugal at the World Cup as the protective cast on his arm has been given the nod by football's ruling body FIFA.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 4:03:33 PM
Pretoria, June 15 (DPA) Kagisho Dikgacoi still has a score to settle with Diego Forlan and is hoping that Wednesday will be pay-back day.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 3:56:46 PM
Johannesburg, June 15 (DPA) Italy started their defence of the World Cup title with a 1-1 draw against Paraguay in rain-drenched Cape Town Monday while the Netherlands prevailed 2-0 over Denmark and Japan upset Cameroon 1-0.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 3:42:51 AM
Cape Town, June 15 (DPA) Reigning champions Italy took advantage of a goalkeeping blunder to come back for a 1-1 draw with Paraguay in Monday's opening Group F match in Cape Town.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 3:19:23 AM
Bloemfontein, June 14 (DPA) Japan produced one of the biggest upsets of the World Cup by defeating fancied Cameroon 1-0 at the Free State Stadium in Bloemfontein Monday.
Monday, June 14, 2010 11:16:46 PM
Johannesburg, June 14 (DPA) Football's governing FIFA sprang to the defence of the much-maligned vuvuzela Monday with president Joseph Blatter ruling out the favourite accessory of South African football fans being banned at the World Cup.
Monday, June 14, 2010 10:08:59 PM
Johannesburg, June 14 (DPA) A record 10 million South Africans, nearly one in five, watched the opening game of the World Cup between South Africa and Mexico June 11, World Cup organizing body FIFA announced Monday.
Monday, June 14, 2010 8:09:39 PM
Johannesburg, June 14 (DPA) The Netherlands Monday kicked-off their World Cup football campaign in Group E with a victory over Denmark but they needed help from some calamitous Danish defending.
Monday, June 14, 2010 7:27:57 PM
Johannesburg, June 14 (DPA) The Netherlands got off to a winning start in Group E of World Cup football with a 2-0 victory over Denmark at the Soccer City Stadium in Johannesburg Monday.
Monday, June 14, 2010 7:16:25 PM
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