What a goal it was that opened up the 2010 FIFA soccer World Cup. And just to put the cherry on top, it was scored by a South African. Siphiwe Tshabalala fired in a cracker to put Bafana Bafana into the lead against Mexico to start the month long party.
The World Cup Kick Off celebration concert was a huge success with artists like Shakira leading the way.
Aggentina confirmed that they will be at the business end of the 2010 Soccer World Cup with a 1-0 win over Nigeria. The game featured another high quality goal.
Bishop Desmond Tutu the spiritual leader of South Africa and our voice of conscience reminded us and the world just who we are.
The Springbok rugby team took heart from the performance of Bafana Bafana and rode the wave of patriotism that has taken hold of the nation and destroyed France in Cape Town. Check all the action including Gio Aplon’s brace of tries in the video below. Aplon has shown he is a devastating finisher and South Africa, with Bryan Habana on the other wing are going to score tries out wide in 2010.