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Zidane criticises French players for not playing as a team
Knysna (South Africa), June 14 (DPA) French footballing legend Zinedine Zidane has slammed the country's World Cup stars for not playing as a team. He also accused Raymond Domenech of 'not being a coach'.

Monday, June 14, 2010 5:13:57 PM

Tear gas, rubber bullets against demo at stadium
Durban, June 14 (DPA) Riot police used rubber bullets, tear gas and smoke grenades to disperse protestors at Durban's Moses Mabhida stadium early Monday, just two hours after the Germany-Australia match ended.

Monday, June 14, 2010 1:27:01 PM

Tim Cahill in tears over 'crushed' World Cup dream
Durban, June 14 (DPA) Australia striker Tim Cahill wept profusely after being sent off in his team's World Cup football opener against Germany.

Monday, June 14, 2010 1:24:25 PM

Germany masterful in 4-0 drubbing of Australia
Durban, June 14 (DPA) Three-time world champions Germany warned doubters they are real title contenders Sunday with a 4-0 victory over 10-man Australia for the perfect start to their 2010 World Cup campaign.

Monday, June 14, 2010 4:46:01 AM

Germany's Podolski named Man of the Match
Durban, June 14 (DPA) Midfielder Lukas Podolski was named FIFA Man of the Match in Germany's comfortable 4-0 victory over 10-man Australia

Monday, June 14, 2010 2:36:58 AM

Serb captain makes third World Cup appearance for three nations
Pretoria, June 13 (DPA) Serb captain Dejan Stankovic entered the World Cup record books Sunday when he took to the pitch for the Group D match against Ghana.

Sunday, June 13, 2010 10:22:57 PM

Portugal's Ronaldo aims to end 15-month goal drought
Magaliesburg (South Africa), June 13 (DPA) Cristiano Ronaldo has said he is not concerned by his failure to score for his country in 15 months of international football.

Sunday, June 13, 2010 10:22:36 PM

Ghana down Serbia 1-0 with late Gyan penalty
Pretoria, June 13 (DPA) Ghana became the first African nation to win a game in Africa's first World Cup when Asamoah Gyan coolly converted a late penalty to down Serbia 1-0 in Group D's opening match Sunday.

Sunday, June 13, 2010 10:22:21 PM

World Cup organisers may ban vuvuzelas inside stadiums
London, June 13 (IANS) The bee-swarm sound of countless vuvuzelas that has been the talk of this World Cup in South Africa could fall silent as the organisers may ban the instrument after complaints from broadcasters and others.

Sunday, June 13, 2010 10:02:59 PM

Ghana downs Serbia 1-0
Pretoria, June 13 (DPA) Asamoah Gyan coolly converted a penalty kick just five minutes from time to hand Ghana a precious 1-0 win over 10-man Serbia in Sunday's Group D World Cup football match at Pretoria's Loftus Versfeld Stadium.

Sunday, June 13, 2010 9:42:38 PM

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