Predict your way to South Africa!

'I knew it.'

If that is often your reaction to football results, then the McDonald's FIFA World Cup Predictor is the place for you. For not only will you be able to revel in the glory of your master predicting, but you will also be able to use it to win a fantastic trip for two to the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™, complete with match tickets.

The format is simple: for every FIFA World Cup qualifying matchday, you will have to forecast the outcome to a selection of games, with points rewarding each correct prediction. You will also receive one joker per round, which you can use to guess the score to any of the ten matches - get it right and you will pocket additional points. To help you in your quest for glory, stats will be available on the matches, and you can always keep up to date on teams on FIFA.com.

The FIFA World Cup Predictor will run until the end of the qualification campaign, so there's plenty of fun ahead. And that fun begins now, with Matchday 1 approaching. Here is the opening set of fixtures;

Algeria-Senegal
Saudi Arabia-Iran
Cuba-USA
South Africa-Nigeria
Argentina-Paraguay
New Caledonia-New Zealand
Spain-Bosnia-Herezegovina
Bahrain-Japan
Austria-France
Chile-Brazil

Be sure to get your friends, relatives, colleagues and class-mates involved in the FIFA World Cup Predictor, which will enable you to compete for bragging rights as well as a wonderful trip to South Africa 2010.

So, the road to proving yourself as a football expert begins here. Good luck!