During the Knock Out Phase of the cup I had the opportunity to visit restricted parts of Soccer City. The tour began in the Stadium’s Media Center and ended in a broadcasting set in the Cup’s International Broadcasting Center. The Media Center had computers for journalists and included a McCafe. Though we were not allowed [...]
Kingston and the Black Star Defenders should have been the men of the match as they stopped all advances by the American team. The goal awarded to the U.S from the penalty kick was unfortunately unavoidable.
Sights and sounds of fans celebrating all around South Africa.
Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina speaks about the challenges of overcoming the fear of ‘rocking the boat’ through writing.
Ghana has made it through the first round! Footage of Ghanaians arriving in South Africa and of the Black Star’s win against Serbia
Boateng vs Boateng. Both bothers went to sleep late last night happy as their respective teams made it to the second round of the 2010 World Cup.
Day 17: Working 8 to 8
Day 7 -13: Busy Busy Busy
Day 7 – Bafana Bafana Fever
Day 5 – Soweto * 2
Day 4 – Extremes – Show ‘Em. Show ‘Em.
Hit the Ground Running – Day 2
Day 3 – Schoolin’ & Clubin’
Day 1 -Just Arrived in Jo’Burg
A Muslim Cleric plans to ban showings of the World Cup in Northern Kenya.
Unlike the FIFA World Cup the Hope Festival games will have no referees. Disputes will be handled by teams together through dialogue.
What Would Drogba Do if Cote D’Ivoire Won the 2010 Cup?
“FIFA needs to make this the mandatory ball playing gear. They would sell out on tickets in less than 2 days” – Anonymous
While South Africans and other nationals around the world are struggling to pay for expensive FIFA World Cup tickets, Gaza is currently hosting its own Football World Cup. All the matches are free and any donations given by spectators are used to support youth sports and conflict resolution in the Gaza area.
Didier Drogba is powerful both on and off the pitch according to a recent article in Time Magazine.
World Cup 2010 Websites, Blogs, Multimedia and various Archives / Resources.
When you Google World Cup Song or FIFA 2010 Song various tracks pop up, the majority are headlined by musicians from the developed world.