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US seek revenge as Ghana fly the flag for Africa
Rustenburg, June 25 (DPA) The United States are out to avenge a defeat to Ghana at the 2006 World Cup and reach the quarter-finals in their last-16 match Saturday.

Friday, June 25, 2010 4:17:53 PM

Slovakia a new symbol of defeat for downcast Italy
Rome, June 25 (DPA) A new word is entering Italian football jargon to indicate a particularly painful and humbling defeat - Slovakia.

Friday, June 25, 2010 3:44:58 PM

Goalscorers at World Cup
Johannesburg, June 25 (DPA) List of goalscorers at the 2010 World Cup after matches Thursday (44 of 64 matches):

Friday, June 25, 2010 11:20:54 AM

Japan beat Denmark to advance with Netherlands
Cape Town, June 25 (DPA) Japan beat Denmark 3-1 Thursday to reach the Round of 16 at the world cup from Group E along with the already qualified Netherlands.

Friday, June 25, 2010 3:05:05 AM

Van Persie scores as Dutch win
Cape Town, June 25 (DPA) The Netherlands beat Cameroon 2-1 in Cape Town Thursday to top Group F with a 100 percent record.

Friday, June 25, 2010 2:51:17 AM

Japan's Honda named Man of the Match
Rustenburg (South Africa), June 25 (DPA) Keisuke Honda's goal in the first half guided the way for Japan to beat Denmark 3-1 in Group E Thursday and earn the CSKA Moscow midfielder Man of the Match honours.

Friday, June 25, 2010 2:19:27 AM

Van Persie named Man of the Match
Cape Town, June 25 (DPA) The Netherlands striker Robie van Persie won FIFA Man of the Match for his goalscoring performance in a 2-1 win over Cameroon in Cape Town.

Friday, June 25, 2010 2:15:00 AM

Japan set-plays down Danes
Rustenburg (South Africa), June 25 (DPA) Japan secured their place in the last 16 of the World Cup Thursday with a 3-1 victory over Denmark.

Friday, June 25, 2010 2:09:44 AM

Van Persie scores as Dutch win and top Group F
Cape Town, June 25 (DPA) The Netherlands beat Cameroon 2-1 in Cape Town Thursday to top Group F with a 100 percent record. Robin Van Persie scored his first goal of the tournament and Arjen Robben played his first World Cup minutes as a second half substitute.

Friday, June 25, 2010 2:04:38 AM

Japan beat Denmark, reach knockout stage
Rustenburg (South Africa), June 25 (DPA) Japan reached the knockout stage of a World Cup for the first time on foreign soil by beating Denmark 3-1 Thursday to claim second place in Group E.

Friday, June 25, 2010 1:59:57 AM

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