An English football fan has told Sky News how a World Cup bet left him feeling a million dollars.
Lawmakers in France held a hearing Wednesday over the fiasco for the country’s football team at the World Cup. They grilled departing coach Raymond Domenech and the head of the French Football Federation behind closed doors.
South Africa’s Catholic faithful were encouraged not to despair for their national football team on Sunday as they prayed for a crucial victory in the 2010 World Cup.
The drone of thousands of football fans wielding plastic horns may be South Africa’s lasting legacy from this year’s World Cup.
The horns, known as Vuvuzelas, have become the sound of the tournament, but some players have complained that the deafening noise affects their game.
There has even been talk of a possible ban being imposed, but fans continue to blow their horns and, as Hamish MacDonald reports, Vuvu-mania is starting to spread