2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™
11 June - 11 July

2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™

2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™

Final Tournament Standing

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Spain's 2010 conquerors.

Spain had never even sailed past the quarter-finals. Then tika-taka befuddled foes and thrust them to the Soccer City showpiece. Then Andres Iniesta stuck the adidas Jabulani home to make Spain the eighth FIFA World Cup™ winners.

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Spain celebrate winning the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™.

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Spain's 2010 conquerors in numbers


Sebastian Abreu of Uruguay chips the final penalty kick straight down the middle of the goal past Richard Kingson of Ghana during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Quarter Final match between Uruguay and Ghana at the Soccer City stadium on July 2, 2010

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When El Loco lived up to his name



EAST HARTFORD, CT - OCTOBER 10: Landon Donovan #10 of the United States looks on against Ecuador during an international friendly at Rentschler Field on October 10, 2014 in East Hartford, Connecticut.  (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

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Last-gasp Donovan saves USA on memorable night



Mesmerising Moments: Siphiwe Tshabalala's rocket

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Tshabalala opens South Africa 2010 with a bang



Gary Player

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Gary Player: Mbappe is the best but Fati looks incredible



#WorldCupAtHome | Germany v England (South Africa 2010)

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#WorldCupAtHome: Muller runs riot in historic win over Three Lions

Tournament News

Spanish Air Force jets fly over Plaza Cibeles in Madrid during the victory parade following Spain’s triumph at South Africa 2010
Spain’s South Africa 2010 heroes meet the Spanish Royal Family at Zarzuela Palace
Spain celebrate winning South Africa 2010 during their victory parade
Pepe Reina leads the song during Spain’s FIFA World Cup victory parade
Spain celebrate their South Africa 2010 conquest
The Spain players celebrate at the end of the South Africa 2010 Final
Spain's Iker Casillas celebrates upon hearing the final whistle in the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™ Final. Casillas won the adidas Golden Glove for the tournament's best goalkeeper.
Javi Martinez and Iker Casillas embrace at the end of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™ Final.
Marcos Senna in action for Spain
David de Gea in action for Atletico Madrid in March 2010
Spain's Albert Riera
Spain's Santi Cazorla
Referee Howard Webb gestures to Wesley Sneijder of the Netherlands during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Final match between Netherlands and Spain at Soccer City Stadium on July 11, 2010 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Referee Howard Webb leads the teams out onto the pitch ahead of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Final match between Netherlands and Spain at Soccer City Stadium on July 11, 2010 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)
Referee Howard Webb (C) lines up for the presentation with Assistant referees Michael Mullarkey (2ndR) and Darren Cann (2ndL), and Fourth Official Yuichi Nishimura (L) following the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Final match between Netherlands and Spain at Soccer City Stadium on July 11, 2010 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
 Referee Howard Webb officiates during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group F match between Slovakia and Italy at Ellis Park Stadium on June 24, 2010 in Johannesburg, South Africa. 
Photos from the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ Legacy Trust
Photos from the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ Legacy Trust
Photos from the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ Legacy Trust
Photos from the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ Legacy Trust

Tournament News

Manuel Neuer of Germany celebrates

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Manuel Neuer Showreel | Best Saves

22 Apr 2021

Wesley Sneijder of the Netherlands celebrates scoring

Coupe du Monde de la FIFA, Brésil 2014 ™

Wesley Sneijder | FIFA World Cup Goals

19 Apr 2021

PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA - JUNE 13: Asamoah Gyan of Ghana waves to fans after victory in the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group D match between Serbia and Ghana at Loftus Versfeld Stadium on June 13, 2010 in Pretoria, South Africa. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

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Asamoah Gyan | FIFA World Cup Goals

12 Apr 2021

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - JUNE 24:  Dejected Samuel Eto'o of Cameroonwaves to fans after defeat and elimination from the tournament in the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group E match between Cameroon and Netherlands at Green Point Stadium on June 24, 2010 in Cape Town, South Africa.  (Photo by Jurie Senekal/Getty Images)

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The Best of Samuel Eto'o | Skills and Goals

8 Apr 2021

David Villa of Spain celebrates

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David Villa | FIFA World Cup Goals

5 Apr 2021