11/6/2010 European champions Spain, hot favourites to lift the trophy, and Ottmar Hitzfeld’s injury-hit Switzerland are the final countries profiled in our 32-team guide to the World Cup.
4/2/2010 With 300 days until the FIFA Executive Committee decision on the hosts of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, the first edition of the World Football Insider Bid Power Index shows the relative strengths and weaknesses of the 10 bids.
23/12/09 AFC chief Mohammed bin Hammam will bar Singapore clubs from Champions League unless attendances dramatically improve… World Cup favourites Spain announce South Africa base for World Cup and schedule for international friendlies… ‘Busby Babe’ Scanlon dies.
(ATR) The USA stunned the football world with a two-nil victory over Spain, widely considered the world’s number one team
South Africa 2010 World Cup chief Danny Jordaan and deputy police minister Fikile Mbalula say security efforts for the Confederations Cup have been outstanding. They insist a string of isolated incidents should not be taken out of context.