Germany’s Octopus oracle Paul is predicting Spain will beat Netherlands in Sunday’s epic FIFA World Cup 2010 Final on July 11 by choosing a winning mussel from two jars in his tank. The mollusc also predicted Germany would beat Uruguay in the consolation contest for the 3rd spot, and that has come true.
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Non-official Songs for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa
Official Anthem and Theme Song for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa
Official Mascot for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa
Official Mascots have come to play a more and more important role in the FIFA World Cup as they represent the fun side of the event. The Official Mascot for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa is Zakumi, a leopard, a common animal found in South Africa, with green hair wearing a shirt with the words South Africa 2010.
Official Emblem and Poster for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa
Video tutorial on how to save a penalty shot in soccer
For the goalkeeper, a penalty kick really is a no lose situation. The keeper is not expected to make the save, so the pressure is on the shooter (the conversion rate of penalty kicks, at all levels of soccer, is 80-90%). But there are tricks a goalkeeper can use to increase their odds of making the save.
Stop day dreaming, it's already here
Pepsi commercial uses music sung by Akon
Football's future with hidden revelations and images
Memorable image of Italia 90 - Roger Milla's corner flag dance
The 38-year-old Cameroon striker, Roger Milla’s post-goal wiggle at the corner post became a memorable image of the 1990 World Cup. He sprinted to the corner flag and raised one hand while holding his waist with the other and shook his hips to the sound of the crowd before dropping to his knees in delight!