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Tag Archives: FIFA World Cup 2010

FIFA World Cup 2010 was an international soccer (football) tournament which took place in South Africa. Spain won the final against Germany. Every news article published by The Global Herald relating to FIFA World Cup 2010 is held within this “FIFA World Cup 2010” News Tag archive.

July, 2010

  • 12 July

    Spain Win FIFA World Cup 2010

    Spain have won the World Cup after defeating a sturdy Dutch side 1-0 win after extra time. Andres Iniesta was the goal hero with only four minutes before the expected penalty kicks. He received the ball from Cesc Fabregas and drove home to victorious celebrations. It was an epic match, but the Spanish deserved to win. They controlled the tempo …

  • 8 July

    FIFA World Cup 2010 Semi Final: Germany 0 v 1 Spain

    European champions Spain have beaten Germany 1 – 0 to book their place in the first World Cup final in their history. The first timers will face Brazil-beaters Holland on Sunday night in Soccer City. Neutral onlookers were rubbing their hands with glee at the prospect of this classy looking semi final between two of the best teams of the …

  • 7 July

    FIFA World Cup 2010 Semi Final: Uruguay 2 v 3 Netherlands

    The orange men of Holland march into the final of the FIFA World Cup after beating surprise hits Uruguay 3 – 2 in the first Semi Final. It wasn’t supposed to be like this. Few would have predicted that the last South American hope in this tournament would be minnows Uruguay and fewer still would have put money on Holland …

  • 4 July

    FIFA World Cup 2010: Semi-Final Schedule

    FIFA World Cup 2010 is down to its final four teams, as Netherlands, Uruguay, Spain and Germany are the only teams remaining in the World’s biggest sporting event in South Africa. The Semi-Final matches are due to take place this week: World Cup 2010 Semi-Final 1 – Uruguay v Netherlands Match Date: Tuesday July 6 2010 Match Kick-Off: 20:30pm local …

  • 4 July

    FIFA World Cup 2010 Quarter Final: Argentina 0 v 4 Germany

    Germany have dumped Diego Maradona’s defensively light Argentina out of the 2010 FIFA World Cup yesterday with a phenomenal 4-0 victory over the South American side. Miroslav Klose moved, well, closer to the Brazilian Ronaldo in terms of most goals ever scored in World Cups by bagging a brace of goals in a match where Germany exploited Argentina’s right-hand-side of …

  • 3 July

    FIFA World Cup 2010 Quarter Final: Uruguay 1 v 1 Ghana (Uruguay win 4-2 on penalties)

    Uruguay have dramatically crushed Africa’s World Cup dreams by sending Ghana out of the tournament via a penalty shoot out in an epic, rollercoaster of a game at Soccer City in yesterday evening’s Quarter Final between the two sides. Uruguay, who had already dispatched South Africa in the group stage games, have once again broken African hearts by dumping everyone’s …

  • 2 July

    FIFA World Cup 2010 Quarter Final: Netherlands 2 – 1 Brazil

    Five times World Champions, Brazil, have exited the 2010 FIFA World Cup this afternoon at Port Elizabeth as the Netherlands produced a second half comeback to defeat the South American favourites 2-1 in a thrilling encounter. Brazil opened the scoring through the impressive Robinho on 10 minutes with the little striker – so good at this World Cup – the …

June, 2010

  • 30 June

    FIFA World Cup 2010 Second Round: Spain 1 v 0 Portugal

    David Villa (63 mins) European champions Spain have made it through to the quarter finals of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, beating their Iberian cousins Portugal 1 – 0 in a fairly low key affair that failed to live up to the occasion. It was the first meeting of these two great footballing nations in the World Cup and both …

  • 27 June

    FIFA World Cup 2010: Germany 4 England 1

    Germany have secured a place in the World Cup quarter finals with a stunning victory over England at Bloemfontein. Early goals by Miroslav Klose and Lukas Podolski put the Germans quickly ahead, but England appeared to mount a fightback with a header from Matthew Upson. A disallowed goal by Frank Lampard had pundits calling for goal-line cameras before the half-time …

  • 26 June

    FIFA World Cup 2010 Group H: Spain and Chile Qualify for Last 16

    Spain beat Chile 2-1 to top Group H and, more importantly, avoid Brazil in the next round of the World Cup. Two first half goals from David Villa and Andres Iniesta were enough to keep the Spanish in the tournament, despite it being in doubt due to the defeat to Switzerland in their opening match. Chile, also, qualified because Switzerland …