Category Archives: World Cup 2010

Forlan wins Golden Ball as awards are handed out

  Diego Forlan may not have won a medal at the World Cup, but that doesn't mean he's going home empty handed. Forlan was awarded the Golden Ball for being the World Cup's best player as voted on by accredited … Continue reading »

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Spain beats Netherlands in extra time, captures first World Cup

  By FRANCO PANIZO Spain's World Cup may have started off with a nightmare result, but it ended with a dream come true. Spain captured its first World Cup title with a 1-0 extra time victory over the Netherlands on … Continue reading »

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World Cup Final: Match Day Commentary

The 2010 World Cup is set to come a close with the highly-anticipated final between Spain and the Netherlands today at Soccer City (2:30pm, ABC). The Spanish come in as slight favorites, but today's final is fully expected to be … Continue reading »

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Mandela to appear at World Cup Final

Nelson Mandela has kept away from the public eye during the World Cup, but he is slated to make his first appearance at the final. Mandela's grandson, Mandla Mandela, said the former South Africa president is planning on making a brief … Continue reading »

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Where will you be watching the World Cup final?

  The 2010 World Cup final between the Netherlands and Spain is just over three hours from kicking off, and soccer fans all across the globe are getting ready for the big event. With that in mind, we want to … Continue reading »

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World Cup Daily Recap: Germany squeaks by Uruguay for third place

By ADAM SERRANO It was a ball off the cross bar that helped Uruguay advance so far in the World Cup and in the end, it was a cross bar that kept them from glory. In a match that saw … Continue reading »

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