Special Edition
Tuesday, June 29, 2010
  • Blatter: FIFA to revisit goal-line technology

    [REFEREE WATCH] FIFA President Sepp Blatter says he apologized to England and Mexico for blown calls and said FIFA will reconsider using goal-line technology ... Read the whole story

  • Albirroja makes history

    [PARAGUAY-JAPAN] Paraguay reached the quarterfinals of the World Cup for the first time when it beat Japan on penalties after their game in Pretoria ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "We know that there was a burglary at the FIFA offices where they took seven replicas of the World Cup."

    -- South Africa police commissioner Bheki Cele says that World Cup replica trophies, about 6 inches tall and worth $256 apiece, were stolen from a storage room at FIFA's headquarters in Johannesburg. (AP)

  • SA POLL: Bob Bradley's future

    [USA] Should Bob Bradley's contract as U.S. national team coach be renewed for another four years through the 2014 World Cup? Read the whole story

  • Extra! Extra! Brazil eliminated

    [OFF THE POST] Prepared for either eventuality, Brazil national team sponsor Extra, a supermarket chain, made two versions of a thank-you ad. Small problem: ... Read the whole story

  • World Cup 2010 in brief

    [SCOREBOARD] The 2010 World Cup finished with an average of 2.27 goals a game, the second lowest in history. Spain's eight goals in seven ... Read the whole story