With the South Africa 2010 field now completed, FIFA.com looks at the stories behind the numbers from a record-breaking qualifying phase.
With the continental qualifiers for South Africa 2010 fast
approaching, African sides have been fine-tuning their preparations
at home and abroad.
Brazil took seven points from a possible nine to win Group G, while Portugal went through as their runners-up, one point clear of Côte d’Ivoire.