Forty-one 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™ qualifiers will take place this weekend. wants to know which players you think will illuminate these matches.

Portugal, Argentina, Egypt and Nigeria are in real danger of missing out on places at next year's showpiece event, and face must-win games against Hungary, Peru, Zambia and Mozambique. Another high-stakes duel will unfold in Manama, where Bahrain and New Zealand will contest the first leg of their intercontinental play-off.

Included among the other crucial encounters are Russia-Germany, Slovakia-Slovenia, Denmark-Sweden, Republic of Ireland-Italy, Greece-Latvia, Cameroon-Togo, Ecuador-Uruguay, Colombia-Chile, Mexico-El Salvador and Honduras-USA.

The question is: Which players will star in the 41 preliminaries that will unfold on Saturday and Sunday [click on the link to the right for a full list of fixtures].

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