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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
    • Thomas Mueller of Germany celebrates scoring
    • Lionel Messi of Argentina is closed down by Thomas Mueller of Germany
    • Argentina's Lionel Messi (L) fights for the ball with Nigeria's midfielder Dickson Etuhu
    • This combination photo shows Germany's striker Miroslav Klose (L) celebrating his goal and Argentina's striker Carlos Tevez celebrating his goal
    • Argentina's forward Lionel Messi (top) vies for the ball with Paraguay's defender Julio Caceres
    • Paraguayan supporters cheer their team during their FIFA World Cup South Africa 2010 qualifier match against Argentina
    • Argentina's forward Sergio Agüero (L), strikes behind midfielder Juan Roman Riquelme (front, L) to score a goal against Paraguay
    • Paraguay's team coach Gerardo Martino gestures during the match against Argentina
    • Argentina's Martin Demichelis reacts

    Statistics

    MPGFGASSOGPENOFFFKCKFCFSY2YCR
    510695430128336577700

    Tournaments
    FIFA World Cup™ Final All editions