As teams approach the final stages of 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™ qualification, every fixture becomes more vital, every goal more important, and every fan more excitable. With so many crucial qualifiers taking place between 10 and 14 October, FIFA.com takes a look at the variety of ways in which you can enjoy the upcoming action.
No match for MatchCast
So what is the best way to follow all the drama, excitement and goals across over 70 qualification matches taking place between 10 and 14 October? The EMIRATES MatchCast of course! Follow live match commentary, view live scores for every single qualifier, browse up-to-the-minute action photographs and discuss major talking points with thousands of other fans using the popular FanChat feature. There simply is no better way to follow it all, than with the EMIRATES MatchCast.
Win FIFA World Cup tickets
Every month, up until next year's FIFA World Cup finals, FIFA.com is giving away a trip for two to the 2010 FIFA World Cup. All you have to do to stand a chance of winning this massive prize is answer one monthly quiz question. Visit your FIFA.com club profile and enter the quiz before the mid-month deadline. If you are not a club member, you will need to register before entering. Registration is fast and free.
With only four rounds left for both the fantasy and predictor games, the race is still incredibly tight for the McDonald's FIFA World Cup Fantasy and Predictor titles. What are the top fantasy managers and predictors fighting for? The overall winners of McDonald's FIFA World Cup Predictor and Fantasy will each win a trip for two to the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ (includes flights, accommodation and tickets to a group stage match).
Keen to know more about our McDonald's FIFA World Cup games? Matchday previews and reviews are published shortly before and after every round. The articles are packed with tips, hints and game information.
McDonald's FIFA World Cup Fantasy
Matchday 14 deadline: 10 October 2009, 06:00 (GMT)
Matchday 15 deadline 14 October 2009, 09:30 (GMT)
McDonald's FIFA World Cup Predictor
Matchday 14 deadline: 10 October 2009, 00:00 (GMT)
Matchday 15 deadline: 14 October 2009, 00:00 (GMT)
Good luck to all the fans, predictors, quiz masters and fantasy managers. Enjoy the October qualifiers.