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  • South Africa 2010: The Interviews

    South Africa 2010: The Interviews

    During the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa, some of the tournament's biggest names spoke to FIFA.com. Here, we look back at a selection of what they had to say.

  • A tournament of firsts

    A tournament of firsts

    South Africa 2010 was bursting with unprecedented events in a whole range of areas, from team results to player landmarks. FIFA.com now takes you through a full list of firsts.

    First stage - Group E
    14 June JPN1:0 (1:0)CMR
    19 June NED1:0 (0:0)JPN
    24 June DEN1:3 (0:2)JPN
    Round of 16
    29 June PAR0:0 a.e.t. 5:3 PSOJPN

    Standings

    TeamMPGFGAPts
    NED3519
    JPN3426
    DEN3363
    CMR3250
    • Mohamed Salmeen of Bahrain lines up
    • Bert van Marwijk head coach of the Netherlands is pictured on a tv camera
    • Japanese national football team head coach Takeshi Okada (3rd L) speaks at a press conference
    • Paraguay celebrate
    • Eiji Kawashima of Japan is consoled by Yuji Nakazawa of Japan
    • Dejected Keiji Tamada of Japan after they lose a penalty shootout
    • Edgar Barreto of Paraguay celebrates victory
    • Dejected Yuichi Komano of Japan after his missed  penalty
    • Paraguay watch on as penalties are taken

    Statistics

    MPGFGASSOGPENOFFFKCKFCFSY2YCR
    44246270114127092700

    Tournaments
    FIFA World Cup™ Final All editions