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2010 SOCCER WORLD CUP LOCATIONS-JOHANNESBURG

Here is a quick overview of the 2010 SOCCER WORLD CUP LOCATIONS IN JOHANNESBURG.

JOHANNESBURG

  • Often called as Joburg
  • Population – Approximately 10, 267,700
  • Area – 1,645 Square Kilometers
  • Population Density – 2,364 Inhabitants per Square Kilometer

THE STADIUMS

  • Three stadiums in Johannesburg that would be hosting the 2010 Soccer World Cup matches include Soccer City Stadium, Ellis Park Stadium, Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace.

SOCCER CITY STADIUM

SOCCER CITY STADIUM

  • The stadium is just 8 kilometers from Johannesburg.
  • The flagship venue for the Football World Cup 2010.
  • The opening match and the final will be played at this location.
  • Seating capacity of 94, 700.

ELLIS PARK STADIUM

ELLIS PARK STADIUM

  • Situated in Bertrams
  • Will be hosting the semifinal match.
  • Undergone major changes for the FIFA Soccer World Cup.
  • Seating capacity of 59,611.

ROYAL BAFOKENG SPORTS PALACE

ROYAL BAFOKENG SPORTS PALACE

  • This stadium will be hosting first and second round matches.
  • Situated in the North West Province of Johannesburg known as Rustenburg.
  • 170 Kilometers from the main city.
  • Minor renovations have been made to meet the requirements of the event.
  • Seating capacity has been increased to 42,000.
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  1. June 1, 2010 at 4:10 pm

    Good Grounds according to environment.

    • June 2, 2010 at 11:42 am

      they seem to have put a lot of time and effort in planning and preparing the locations

  2. March 31, 2014 at 10:27 pm

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    approach with FIFA World Cup. The vibrant menus and bouncy songs complement the South African flavour to
    this year’s World Cup, emphasising the event’s fascinating feelings.

    The tweaks to the menus aren’t purely cosmetic nevertheless, they’re
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    menus have received far more and much more convoluted, and whilst there is certainly
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    removing of layers have taken issues a action in the right course listed here.

    The ultra-wealthy European leagues are broadly regarded as
    the best in the World, and they are flooded with Brazilians 600 players to
    be specific. Superstars this sort of as Robinho,
    Ronaldinho and Kaka dominate the English, Italian and Spanish
    leagues, commanding enormous salaries and advertising contracts with huge name sporting brands.

    To crown it all, the very best participant in the history of soccer is a Brazilian.
    Pele (Also acknowledged as the somewhat much less unforgettable Edison
    Arantes do Nascimento) was voted variety one in the 2000 FIFA “Participant of the Century” poll, among quite a few other player
    and admirer awards.

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