Second-half goals from Sotiris Ninis and Kostas Mitroglou gave Greece their second straight win in Group G with a 2-0 success over Lithuania in Piraeus.
Germany made sure of their place at UEFA EURO 2012 in emphatic style on Friday, while Italy, the Netherlands, France and England all moved a step closer to joining them.
A solitary Sotiris Ninis strike was enough for Greece to edge Israel 1-0 and continue their unbeaten run in UEFA EURO 2012 Group F qualifying.
Olympiacos beat nine-man Asteras Tripoli 3-0 to move to the top of the Super League, ahead of Panathinaikos, who beat Panionios 2-1.
Korea Republic's Ki Sung-Yeung produced his best display thus far at South Africa 2010, while Javier Pastore of Argentina was afforded his first taste of action.
FIFA.com's daily look at South Africa 2010's statistics features Gonzalo Higuain grabbing the first FIFA World Cup hat-trick in eight years and Javier Hernandez notching the tournament's 2,100th goal.