Latest FIFA World Cup 2010 News

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Howard Webb: I should have sent off De Jong

Soccernet staff | August, 25 2010

World Cup final referee Howard Webb has admitted he should have sent off Holland's Nigel de Jong for his high-footed challenge on Spain's Xabi Alonso.

Blatter delight at success of first African World Cup

August, 10 2010

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has spoken of his delight at the World Cup passing off without any major incident and believes the success of the tournament justifies his choice of assigning the tournament to South Africa.

Ferguson: World Cup was poor

August, 6 2010

Sir Alex Ferguson has branded the World Cup as ''poor'' and admitted a number of high-profile stars were major disappointments.

Netherlands and Spain fined over final discipline

Soccernet staff | August, 3 2010

Both World Cup finalists, Netherlands and Spain, have been fined by FIFA for their behaviour in the game on July 11.

Scholes: I only had two hours to make England call

July, 26 2010

Paul Scholes has revealed he was given only two hours notice to decide whether to come out of retirement and play for England in the World Cup.

Controversial 'Capello Index' ratings published

Soccernet staff | July, 17 2010

The controversial 'Capello Index' - ranking all the players at the World Cup based on their performances - has been published, though England boss Fabio Capello has demanded it be removed from the internet.

Eriksson to sign new Ivory Coast deal?

Soccernet staff | July, 14 2010

Fulham's hopes of luring Sven-Goran Eriksson to Craven Cottage could be in jeopardy after he revealed he is considering an offer to extend his contract as Ivory Coast coach.

Ballack won't give up Germany armband to Lahm

July, 14 2010

Injured Germany captain Michael Ballack has warned World Cup skipper Philipp Lahm he has no intention of giving up the armband on a permanent basis.

Beckham: Players to blame for England debacle

Soccernet staff | July, 14 2010

David Beckham has absolved Fabio Capello of any blame for England disastrous World Cup campaign, instead admitting that the players did not perform well as a team.

England rise as Spain top FIFA world rankings

July, 14 2010

England have risen a place in the FIFA world rankings despite their woeful showing in the World Cup finals in South Africa.

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