Where was the knockout stage of the 2010 World Cup held?

June 20, 2020 Off By idswater

Where was the knockout stage of the 2010 World Cup held?

The knockout stage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup was the second and final stage of the World Cup, following the group stage. It began on 26 June with the round of 16 matches, and ended on 11 July with the final match of the tournament held at Soccer City, Johannesburg, in which Spain beat the Netherlands 1–0 after extra time…

When did Mexico and Argentina play in the World Cup?

Argentina and Mexico met on 27 June 2010 at Soccer City in Johannesburg. Argentina won the match 3–1 for a place in the quarter-finals against Germany. The match was overshadowed by a refereeing error that allowed Argentina’s opening goal.

How did Germany reach the semi finals of the 2010 World Cup?

On 3 July 2010, Germany beat Argentina 4–0 at the Cape Town Stadium, to reach the semi-finals. It was the third time in the tournament that Germany had scored four goals in a match. Germany’s first goal was scored by Thomas Müller in the third minute of the match, with a header from a free kick taken by Bastian Schweinsteiger.

Who was the winner of the 2010 World Cup?

The final was held on 11 July 2010 at Soccer City, Johannesburg. Spain defeated the Netherlands 1–0, with an extra time goal from Andrés Iniesta. Iniesta scored the latest winning goal in a FIFA World Cup final (116′). The win gave Spain their first World Cup title, becoming the eighth team to win it.

Where did Argentina finish in the World Cup?

Argentine football had become a powerhouse again, and many experts at the time strongly believed that Argentina had a real chance of becoming the champions. However, the team never lived up to the hype, and crashed out of the group stage, finishing dead last in their group to the disappointment of many fans.

Where was the 2010 FIFA World Cup held?

2010 FIFA World Cup. 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.

Who was in the same group as Argentina in 1986?

In the 1986 World Cup, Argentina and Korea Republic were in the same Group A; Argentina won 3–0. In the 1994 World Cup, three of these teams (Argentina, Nigeria, and Greece) were in the same Group D along with Bulgaria.

Who was in Group B of the 2010 World Cup?

Group B of the 2010 FIFA World Cup began on 12 June and ended on 22 June 2010. The group consisted of Argentina, Nigeria, South Korea and Greece. In the 1986 World Cup, Argentina and South Korea were in the same Group A; Argentina won 3–1.