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12 May 2010
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Soccer City - 2010


14 March 2010
Did you know? 

A player is not offside if he receives the ball directly from:
  • a throw in
  • a goal kick
  • a corner kick
There is a very good interactive video on
     
http://www.fifa.com/worldfootball/lawsofthegame.html
that explains Law 11.

1 March 2010



1 Dec 2009
Did you know - World Cup 2010 Stadium by the Numbers

Stadium          Location        Work_Done      Cost ZAR Capacity  Matches    Total
Soccer City      Johannesburg    Mostly_New        1,500   95,000      8    760,000
Moses Mobhida    Durban          New               2,600   70,000      7    490,000
Green Point      Cape_Town       New               2,800   68,000      8    544,000
Ellis Park       Johannesburg    Refurbished         500   62,000      7    434,000
Nelson Mandela   Port Elizabeth  New               1,100   50,000      8    400,000
Loftus Versfeld  Pretoria        Refurbished         131   45,000      6    270,000
Mbombela         Nelspruit       New               1,300   40,000      4    160,000
Free State       Bloemfontein    Refurbished         221   40,000      6    240,000
Royal Bafokeng   Rustenburg      Refurbished         330   42,000      6    252,000
Peter Mokaba     Polokwane       New               1,100   40,000      4    160,000
                                                  11,582              64  3,710,000
Info extracted from sa2010.gov.za
Cost is in Millions of Rands.

World Cup 2010 Training Stadiums - Gauteng

Stadium          Location        Work Done    Capacity
Orland Stadium   Soweto          Rebuilt        40,000
Rand Stadium     Johannesburg    Renovated      25,000
Dobsonville      Soweto          Renovated      24,000






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