The tension is mounting all over the world as the countdown to the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™ continues. A packed programme of October qualifiers features a number of extra-special showdowns sure to have football fans licking their lips in anticipation.

All the action from nearly 100 matches!
Nearly 100 qualifiers are scheduled to take place between Saturday 11 October and Wednesday 15 October – and with, you needn’t miss a thing! For the official website of football’s world governing body covers matches all over the globe via our LIVE data-feeds.

But that’s not all, as you can follow some of the top games: Romania-France (in French), Germany-Russia (in German), Venezuela-Brazil (in English and Spanish), Australia-Qatar (in English), Belgium-Spain (in French and Spanish) and Greece-Switzerland (in German) through our popular EMIRATES Live MatchCast. Our unparalleled MatchCast coverage features not only up-to-the-minute information and descriptions of the excitement and incidents in the match, but also a live photo feed direct from the stadium, not to mention our lively and fun FanChat.

Complete package at
The official website includes everything you need to know about the South Africa 2010. You won’t find more comprehensive coverage anywhere else with live data-feeds, EMIRATES MatchCasts, previews, match reports, analysis, reaction and exclusive interviews. Our dedicated FIFA World Cup area simply has the lot.

Play and win!
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Upcoming EMIRATES MatchCasts
Saturday 11 October
Romania - France (French)
Germany - Russia (German)

Sunday 12 October
VENEZUELA-BRAZIL (English and Spanish)

Wednesday 15 October
Belgium - Spain (French and Spanish)
Greece - Switzerland (German)