The 2010 FIFA World Cup Final was a football match that took place on 11 July 2010 at Soccer City in Johannesburg, South Africa, to determine the winner of the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Spain defeated the Netherlands 1–0 with a goal from Andrés Iniesta four minutes from the end of extra time.
When did South Africa win FIFA World Cup?
2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™
Has South Africa won the World Cup football?
The 2010 FIFA World Cup was the 19th FIFA World Cup, the world championship for men’s national association football teams. It took place in South Africa from 11 June to 11 July 2010. … They are also the only national team since 1978 to win a World Cup after losing a game in the group stage.
Who won the 2020 World Cup?
How many World Cups has South Africa won?
South Africa are the current champions, having defeated England in the final of the 2019 tournament in Japan. The tournament is administered by World Rugby, the sport’s international governing body.
|Champions||3 (1995, 2007, 2019)|
|Third||2 (1999, 2015)|
What is soccer called in South Africa?
The governing body is the South African Football Association (SAFA).
|Soccer in South Africa|
|National team(s)||South Africa|
|Nickname(s)||Bafana Bafana (National team)|
How many stadiums does South Africa have?
List of stadiums in South Africa
|6||Cape Town Stadium||58,309|
|7||Moses Mabhida Stadium||56,000|
|8||Kings Park Stadium||52,000|
|9||Loftus Versfeld Stadium||51,762|
Who is the best player in World Cup 2010?
(CNN) — Uruguay striker Diego Forlan has won the FIFA Golden Ball award for the top player of the 2010 World Cup after inspiring his country to its best performance at the global showpiece in 40 years.
Has an African team won the World Cup?
* Cameroon (1990), Senegal (2002) and Ghana (2010) share the best African FIFA World Cup achievement, reaching the quarter finals. … * Tunisia was the first African team to win a World Cup match, beating Mexico 3-1 in 1978.
Who won the football World Cup in 2010?
A first for Africa. A first for Spain. In the only FIFA World Cup™ to be held in the African continent, Andres Iniesta’s 116th-minute winner against the Netherlands put La Roja into the record books, becoming the eighth team to win the global finals.
Which country will host 2023 World Cup?
Which country will host 2021 Champions Trophy?
India are all set to host the 2023 ODI World Cup and the 2021 ICC Champions Trophy, the Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) confirmed in a Special General Meeting (SGM) held on Monday, December 11. India will be the hosting the World Cup on its own for the first time.
Is T20 World Cup 2020 Cancelled?
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 postponed.
Has South Africa won the Rugby World Cup?
South Africa are the latest winners, having won the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan. The Rugby World Cup final is the last match of the competition. The winning team is declared world champion and receives the Webb Ellis Cup.
How did South Africa won the Rugby World Cup?
The Springboks then made history when they beat England in the Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan despite losing a pool stage match. The win was achieved under the leadership of captain Siya Kolisi and the coaching of Rassie Erasmus, whose game plan ultimately outsmarted the tactics of England coach Eddie Jones.