News from the World of Football


FIFA 11 – EA Sports

World – EA Sports released the new game of FIFA named as “FIFA 11” with a moto ‘We are 11’. Brazil’s famous footballer Kaka is the main player in it. England’s striker Rooney is also with him.


The trailer of the game is boosting the lovers of the game to buy it. The tactics used in this game are stunning. The great feature ‘Multi-player’ is awesome again.

Football fans love this issue. As after the ‘2010 FIFA World Cup – South Africa’, they can see their stars performing really good in the new edition. There is an increase in the performance of Spain’s famous players Iniesta & D. Villa.

Goal Keepers are looking in good shape with a will power to save their Goal Post. Stadiums are again showing great work of EA Sports.

The remaining stuff will tell you this trailer:


Some wallpapers of  FIFA 11 are uploaded for our fans, hope you will like them.



Don’t forget to buy it. Also you can visit its website:


*Euro 2012 (Qualifiers)* {Fixtures} (October 12, 2010)

World – The qualifying matches for Euro 2010 will play on October 12, 2010 ; Tuesday. The fixture is given below:

__Group A__

15:00 Azerbaijan vs Turkey
17:00 Kazakhstan vs Germany
18:45 Belgium vs Austria

__Group B__

15:00 Armenia vs Andorra
18:30 Rep. of Macedonia vs Russia
18:30 Slovakia vs Rep. of Ireland

__Group C__

15:00 Faroe Islands vs Northern Ireland
18:30 Estonia vs Slovenia
18:50 Italy vs Serbia

__Group D__

17:30 Belarus vs Albania
19:00 France vs Luxembourg

__Group E__

15:30 Finland vs Hungary
18:30 Holland vs Sweden
18:30 San Marino vs Moldova

__Group F__

17:00 Latvia vs Georgia
18:45 Greece vs Israel

__Group G__

18:30 Switzerland vs Wales
19:00 England vs Montenegro

__Group H__

18:15 Denmark vs Cyprus
19:45 Iceland vs Portugal

__Group I__

18:00 Liechtenstein vs Czech Republic
19:00 Scotland vs Spain

Note: All times are set according to GMT.

*International Friendly Matches* {Fixtures} (October 12, 2010)

World – Several International friendly matches will be played on October 12, 2010 ; Tuesday. Here is a complete fixture of it.

09:00 Philippines vs Macao

11:00 Equatorial Guinea vs Botswana

11:00 Indonesia vs Maldives

11:00 Korea Republic vs Japan

11:30 China vs Uruguay

11:30 Taiwan vs Hong Kong

15:00 Bahrain vs Uzbekistan

15:00 Kuwait vs Vietnam

15:00 Qatar vs Iraq

15:30 Saudi Arabia vs Bulgaria

16:00 Oman vs Chile

16:30 U.A.E. vs Angola

18:15 Croatia vs Norway

20:00 Ecuador vs Poland


Note: All times are set according to GMT.

Al Nokhba International Football Championship

Abha: The third Al Nokhba International Football Championship started from July 28, 2010 in Abha. Six International Football clubs are participating in this championship.

The following six International Teams which are participating in the Al Nokhba International Championship are as follow:

  1. Al Hilal Club [Saudi Arabia]
  2. Al Wudad Club [Morocco]
  3. Santos Club [Brasil]
  4. Al Shabab Club [Saudi Arabia]
  5. African Sport Club [Cote d’ Ivoire]
  6. Bolonia Club [Italy]

This third setup of the Al Nokhba Championship is going great. The six teams are divided into two groups.

: Group 1 :

  • Al Hilal Club [Saudi Arabia]
  • Al Wudad Club [Morocco]
  • Santos Club [Brazil]

: Group 2 :

  • Al Shabad Club [Saudi Arabia]
  • African Sport Club [Cote d’ Ivoire]
  • Bolonia Club [Italy]

(((Schedule of the 3rd Al Nokhba International Football Championship, Abha)))

*Group Matches*

Wednesday (July 28, 2010) ==> Santos [Brazil] vs Al Wudad [Morocco] ==> 18:00

Wednesday (July 28, 2010) ==> African Sport [Cote d’ Ivoire] vs Al Shabab [Saudi Arabia] ==> 20:00

Friday (July 30, 2010) ==> African Sport [Cote d’ Ivoire] vs Bolonia [Italy] ==> 18:00

Friday (July 30, 2010) ==> Al Hilal [Saudi Arabia] vs Al Wudad [Morocco] ==> 20:00

Sunday (August 01, 2010) ==> Al Shabab [Saudi Arabia] vs Bolonia [Italy] ==> 18:00

Sunday (August 01, 2010) ==> Santos [Brazil] vs Al Hilal [Saudi Arabia] ==> 20:00


Wednesday (August 04, 2010) ==> First Group B vs Second Group A ==> 18:00

Wednesday (August 04, 2010) ==> First Group A vs Second Group B ==> 20:00


The date is not decided yet.

: Venue ==> Prince Sultan bin Abdul Aziz Sports Stadium :

All the matches will be played in the Prince Sultan bin Abdul Aziz Sports Stadium, Abha.

:Official Broadcaster:

The official broadcaster of the 3rd Al Nokhba International Football Championship is Al Riyadiyah [Saudi Sport].

2010 FIFA World Cup – South Africa ==> 64th Match – Final : Spain – The World Champions

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Soccer City, Johannesburg – South Africa:
Iniesta GOAL in the 2nd half of Extra Time turned the face of the match & Spain succeeded in winning its 1st FIFA World Cup.

64th Match:

Netherlands 0-1 Spain

Time : Full Time (90 min.) + Full Extra Time (30 min.)


Iniesta [Spain] 116 min. (GOAL)

Robin Van Persie [Netherlands] 15 min. – Yellow Card

Carlos Phyol [Spain] 16 min. – Yellow Card

Mark Van Bommel 22 min. [Netherlands] – Yellow Card

Sergio Rmaos 23 min. [Spain] – Yellow Card

Nigel De Jong 28 min. [Netherlands] – Yellow Card

Giovanni Van Bronckhorst 54 min. [Netherlands] – Yellow Cards

John Heitinga 57 min. [Netherlands] – Yellow Cards

John Capdevila 67 min. [Spain] – Yellow Card

Argen Robben 84 min. [Nertherlands] – Yellow Card

John Heitinga 109 min. [Netherlands] – 2nd Yellow Card turned into Red Card

Gregory Van Der Wiel 111 min. [Netherlands] – Yellow Card

Joris Mathijsen 117 min. [Netherlands] – Yellow Card

Andres Iniesta 118 min. [Spain] – Yellow Card

Xavi 120+1 min. [Spain] – Yellow Card


Shots ==> Netherlands: 13 & Spain: 18

Shots on Target ==> Netherlands: 5 & Spain: 6

Goal Scored ==> Netherlands: 0 & Spain: 1

Fouls Committed ==> Netherlands: 28 & Spain: 19

Corner Kicks ==> Netherlands: 6 & Spain: 8

Offsides==> Netherlands: 7 & Spain: 6

Yellow Cards ==> Netherlands: 7 & Spain: 5

Red Cards ==> Netherlands: 1 (2 yellow) & Spain: 0

Possession ==> Netherlands: 43% & Spain: 57%

Man Of The Match:

Andres Iniesta, Midfielder of Spain was awarded Man Of The Match award.

2010 FIFA World Cup – South Africa ==> ***Quarter Final Matches***

South Africa: The schedule of the Quarter Final Matches of ‘2010 FIFA World Cup – South Africa’. The strong battle is predicted for the Cup of Dreams.

57th Match: Netherlands vs Brazil

Date: July 2, 2010

Timings: 16:00 [SAST], 14:00 [GMT], 17:00 [KSAST], 19:00 [PST]

Location: Port Elizabeth Stadium, Nelson Mandela Bay/Port Elizabeth – South Africa

58th Match: Uruguay vs Ghana

Date: July 2, 2010

Timing: 20:30 [SAST], 18:30 [GMT], 21:30 [KSAST], 23:30 [PST]

Location: Soccer City Stadium, Johannesburg – South Africa

59th Match: Argentina vs Germany

Date: July 3, 2010

Timing: 16:00 [SAST], 14:00 [GMT], 17:00 [KSAST], 19:00 [PST]

Location: Green Point Stadium, Cape Town – South Africa

60th Match: Paraguay vs Spain

Date: July 3, 2010

Timing: 20:30 [SAST], 18:30 [GMT], 21:30 [KSAST], 23:30 [PST]

Location: Ellis Park Stadium, Johannesburg – South Africa

2010 FIFA World Cup – South Africa ==> 17th Match : Uruguay runied South Africa by 3-0.

Durban – South Africa: Diego Forlan silenced the crowd for the first time during South Africa 2010 with a wonder strike worthy of any stage, and was also on target from the spot as Uruguay took a step closer to the last 16 with a 3-0 win over the hosts. Alvaro Pereira sealed a comfortable victory for the South Americans with a stoppage-time tap-in.

17th Match:

South Africa 0-3 Uruguay

(Full Time)


Diego Forlan [Uruguay] 24 min. (GOAL)

Diego Forlan [Uruguay] 80min. PEN (GOAL)

Alvaro Pereira [Uruguay] 90+5 min. (GOAL)

Steven Pienaar [South Africa] 6 min. – Yellow Card

Kagisho Dikgavoi [South Africa] 42 min. – Yellow Card

Itumeleng Khune [South Africa] 76 min. – Red Card


1. In the 23rd minute, Luis Suarez teased his way past Bongani Khumalo before stinging the palms of Itumelenge Khune.

2. Diego Forlan scored the 1st GOAL of the match for Uruguay at 24 min.

3. Uruguay was playing well, while the host South Africa was not playing too much great to knock the Urugay out.

4. The second half started as the first had finished, with Oscar Tabarez’s side threatening to add to their lead.

5. Cavani was first denied an opportunity to strike at goal thanks to some smart defending by Masilela, Diego Lugano might have been wheeling off in celebration had he made any kind of decent connection with Forlan’s inviting corner-kick, and, in the 67th minute, the lively Pareira was guilty of scuffing a gilt-edged chance wide.

6. Bafana Bafana were in search of leveling the score but the defenders of Uruguay were not letting them to do so.

7. The host nation’s hopes of making it to the last 16 for the first time in their FIFA World Cup history received a hammer blow in the 76th minute when Khune was adjudged to have brought down Suarez, prompting referee Massimo Busacca to point to the spot, before flashing a red card at the South African keeper.

8. Once again, Diego Forlan succeeded in scoring the 2nd GOAL of the match for Uruguay on Penalty Kick at 80 min.

9. Mphela and Siphiwe Tshabalala both had chances to reduce the deficit in the closing stages but, in the end, there was little the hosts could do to deny Uruguay a deserved and vital three points.

10. Alvaro Pereira scored the third GOAL at the South African post & for his country Uruguay in ‘injury time’ (90+5 min.).

Man Of The Match:

Diego Forlan, attacker of Uruguay was awarded the Man Of The Match award.

2010 FIFA World Cup – South Africa ==> 16th Match : [[Big Upset]] – Switzerland beat Spain by 1-0.

Durban – South Africa: Switzerland pulled off the biggest surprise so far at this FIFA World Cup™ as Gelson Fernandes’s second-half strike downed Spain.

16th Match:

Switzerland 1-0 Spain

(Full Time)


Gelson Fernandes [Switzerland] 52 min. (GOAL)

Stephane Grichting [Switzerland] 30 min. – Yellow Card

Reto Ziegler [Switzerland] 73 min. – Yellow Card

Diego Benaglio [Switzerland] 90+1 min. – Yellow Card

Hakan Yakin [Switzerland] 90+4 – Yellow Card


1. After coming forward for a free-kick, centre-back Gerard Pique remained in an advanced position and collected a brilliant through-ball from the lively Andres Iniesta, back from injury in time to make the starting XI.

2. The Swiss had their only notable attempt of the first period just seconds later, with Reto Ziegler’s free-kick from 20 yards hardly troubling Iker Casillas, the Real Madrid man diving to his left to keep out the tame strike.

3. Both teams played well in first half to score a GOAL.

4. A chance of scoring a goal with Spain Spain dictating the patterns but stuttering in front of goal.

5. Gelson Fernandes scored first GOAL for Switzerland at 52 min.

6. Liverpool man Torres began to torment the defence with his running and pace, leading directly to a vicious strike from Xabi Alonso in the 71st minute which rattled the crossbar and left it shaking.

7. Swiss were dangerous on the break, however, and Derdiyok hit the post with a quarter-hour to go after the Spaniards committed too many men forward.

8. Seconds later Spain lost Iniesta, who limped off after a rough challenge; he may have aggravated the muscle injury that made him a doubt before the game.
Man Of The Match:

Gelson Fernandes, midfielder of Switzerland was awarded the Man Of The Match award.

2010 FIFA World Cup – South Africa ==> 15th Match : Jean Beasejour made a big victory for Chile over Honduras.

Mbombela, Nelspruit – South Africa: Chile ended a wait of almost half a century for a victory on the world stage by defeating Honduras 1-0 in their opening Group H game in Nelspruit.

15th Match:

Honduras 0-1 Chile

(Full Time)


Jean Beasejour [Chile] 34 min. (GOAL)

Carlos Carmona [Chile] 6 min. – Yellow Card

Matias Fernandez [Chile] 19 min. – Yellow Card

Wilson Palacios [Honduras] – Yellow Card


1. Jean Beasejour scored first GOAL for Chile at 34 min.

2. Chile kept coming forward, with Sanchez driving in a shot that struck the hand of Maynor Figueroa.

3. Hondrous tried their best to level the score but due to lack of confidence, they didn’t get pass through.

4. Sanchez should have added a second just after the hour when Valvidia played him in down the right, only for the Udinese winger to drag his shot wide of the far post.

5. Valladares made a superb diving save to keep out Waldo Ponce’s close-range header, stretching out his right hand to block the ball when the defender looked certain to bury Vidal’s header across goal.

6. Next it was Figueroa’s turn to rescue his side with a goal-saving challenge on Mauricio Isla.

Man Of The Match:

Jean Beasejour, attacker of Chile was awarded the Man Of The Match award.