The biggest sports event of the year – 2010 FIFA world cup

Write-up by Aditi Malhotra

2010 FIFA Globe Cup, the prime international tournament for football has started on June 11 currently being hosted by South Africa. This 2010 football entire world cup would be the 19th FIFA tournament. South Africa became the very first African country to host football globe cup beating the nations of Egypt and Morocco in the bidding. The cup is becoming hosted by the well-known federation named Oceania Football Confederation.

In August 2007, the procedure for the world cup tournament qualification commenced. 204 nations out of 208 national teams beneath FIFA participated and 32 teams cleared up to the final tournament. From the Asian Football Confederation, 4 teams have competent that consists of Australia, Korea Republic, Korea DPR and Japan. From the confederation of African Football, the competent group contains South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon, Algeria and Cote d’Ivoire. From the Confederation of Central American, North and Caribbean Association, Mexico, the United States and Honduras have qualified for the globe football.

The 5 groups of Brazil, Chile, Uruguay, Argentina and Paraguay for the World Cup come from the South American Football Confederation. The Oceania Football Confederation, the host of planet football, has the nation of New Zealand taking part in in the tournament. thirteen nations are capable from The Union of European Football also popular as UEFA. These contain the nations of England, France, Denmark, Italy, Greece, Netherlands, Serbia, Spain, Switzerland, Germany, Slovakia, Portugal and Slovenia.

There a total of eight groups every comprising of 4 countries. The Group A is made up of Uruguay, Mexico, France and South Africa. Argentina, Korea Republic, Greece and Nigeria kind the Group B. Group C consists of Slovenia, USA, England and Algeria. The national teams of Germany, Ghana, Serbia and Australia jointly kind the Group D. Netherlands, Japan, Cameroon and Denmark comprise Group E. Paraguay, Italy, New Zealand and Slovakia represent Group F. Group G constitutes of Brazil, Cote d’Ivoire, Portugal and Korea DPR. The nations of Chile, Switzerland, Honduras and Spain fall beneath the Group H.

The 1-month tournament is deemed one particular of the greatest sports activities activities of the yr. Football supporters are flocking to South Africa to watch and cheer their preferred group and players. The metropolitan areas of Cape City, Johannesburg, and Durban have been prepared with particularly built multi-billion Rand Stadium for the 2010 FIFA Entire world Cup routine, with substantial security methods and protocol. Number of of the favorite gamers, this season are Lionel Messi from Argentina, Cristiano Ronaldo from Portugal, Wayne Rooney from England and Kaka taking part in for Brazil.

Hundreds of thousands who are crazy football supporters but could not make it to the host nation could check out the function on their tv screens as FIFA has offered its broadcasting rights to a lot of broadcasters across the planet. Italy was the 2006 FIFA World Cup champion, winning the title for the fourth time.

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