2010 Fifa World Cup By Rhys - 8b2 Fifa World Cup • This years world cup is held in South Africa and it kicks of on 11June 2010. This year is the first time South Africa have held the world cup. A total of 200 teams have entered the race for one of the 31 places at the FIFA world cup 2010. World Cup Legends • • • • • • • • Pele Diego Maradona Franz Beckenbauer Michel Platini Johann Cruyff Zico Zinedine Zidane Bobby Moore Qualified Teams • • • • • • • • • Paraguay Spain England Ghana Brazil North/South Korea Holland Australia Japan Host Country • South Africa Football team have quite a good team. Their captain is Aaron Mokoena centre back for Portsmouth. Their top scorer is Benni McCarthy with 31 goals who plays for Blackburn Rovers. There head coach is called Joel Santana. In the FIFA rankings they are 73rd. There nickname is Bafana Bafana, which means The boys, The boys in English. England • England won all of there 8 games in qualifying and they still have 3 games left! There the highest scoring team in the qualifiers with 31 goals with Wayne Rooney on 9 goals, the highest in the qualifiers. Fabio Capello is the manager and John Terry is the captain. Spain • Spain have already qualified and have . also won all of there 8games with 3games left. David Villa is there top scorer in the tournament with 7 goals. There manager is Vicente del Bosque and there captain is goalkeeper Iker Casillas Brazil • Brazil have also qualified for Fifa 2010 World Cup. Luis Fabiano has been the top scorer with 9 goals. Dunga is the manager and Lucio is the captain. Holland • Holland have also qualified and won all of there 8 games with 3 games to go. Dirk Kuyt is there top scorer with 3goals. Bert Van Marwijk is the manager and Giovanni van Bronckhorst is there captain.