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  • South Africa 2010's unlikeliest star

    South Africa 2010's unlikeliest star

    Never out of the news, Paul the octopus held the FIFA World Cup's only 100 per cent record and has become one of the tournament's most sought-after stars.

  • The FIFA World Cup in pictures and videos

    The FIFA World Cup in pictures and videos

    What better way to relive the 2010 FIFA World Cup thank to take a few moments flicking through our hundreds of exclusive photos and videos from the month-long tournament?

    First stage - Group B
    12 June ARG1:0 (1:0)NGA
    17 June ARG4:1 (2:1)KOR
    22 June GRE0:2 (0:0)ARG
    Round of 16
    27 June ARG3:1 (2:0)MEX
    Quarter-finals
    03 July ARG0:4 (0:1)GER

    Standings

    TeamMPGFGAPts
    ARG3719
    KOR3564
    GRE3253
    NGA3351
    • Argentina's forward Carlos Tevez (L) vies for the ball with Canada's defender Nikolas Ledgerwood
    • Argentina's midfielder Maxi Rodriguez celebrates after scoring
    • Carlos Tevez (L) vies for the ball with Canada's defender Nikolas Ledgerwood
    • Argentina's midfielder Maxi Rodriguez celebrates after scoring against Canada
    • Argentinian coach Diego Maradona (L) and his player Lionel Messi take part in a training session
    • Lionel Messi of Argentina poses during the official FIFA World Cup 2010 portrait session
    • Maximiliano Rodriguez and team mate Angel Di Maria of Argentina's national football celebrate during a passing drill at a team training session
    • Argentina's head coach Diego Maradona handles the ball as Juan Veron and Javier Mascherano watch on during a team training session
    • Argentina's head coach Diego Maradona holds up a match ball during a press conference

    Statistics

    MPGFGASSOGPENOFFFKCKFCFSY2YCR
    510695430128336577700

    Tournaments
    FIFA World Cup™ Final All editions