FIFA World Cup draw to be held in Cape Town

Hamburg, Nov 24 (DPA) The Soccer City in Johannesburg will host the opening and the final match of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in June.

The opening match will be played June 6 and the final is slated for July 7. The draw for the tournament will be held in Cape Town Dec 4.

Stadiums:

Johannesburg: Soccer City and Ellis Park Stadium

Pretoria: Loftus Versfeld Stadium

Port Elizabeth: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium

Bloemfontein: Free State Stadium

Polokwane: Peter Mokaba Stadium

Nelspruit: Mbombela Stadium

Rustenburg: Royal Bafokeng Stadium

Durban: Moses Mabhida Stadium

Cape Town: Cape Town Stadium

11.6.2010

Group A 1 v Group A 2 Soccer City, Johannesburg

Group A 3 v Group A 4 Cape Town

12.6.2010

Group B 1 v Group B 2 Ellis Park, Johannesburg

Group C 1 v Group C 2 Rustenburg

Group B 3 v Group B 4 Port Elizabeth

13.6.2010

Group D 1 v Group D 2 Durban

Group C 3 v Group C 4 Polokwane

Group D 3 v Group D 4 Pretoria

14.6.2010

Group E 1 v Group E 2 Soccer City, Johannesburg

Group E 3 v Group E 4 Bloemfontein

Group F 1 v Group F 2 Cape Town

15.6.2010

Group G 1 v Group G 2 Ellis Park, Johannesburg

Group F 3 v Group F 4 Rustenburg

Group G 3 v Group G 4 Port Elizabeth

16.6.2010

Group H 3 v Group H 4 Nelspruit

Group H 1 v Group H 2 Durban

Group A 1 v Group A 3 Pretoria

17.6.2010

Group B 1 v Group B 3 Soccer City, Johannesburg

Group B 4 v Group B 2 Bloemfontein

Group A 4 v Group A 2 Polokwane

18.6.2010

Group C 4 v Group C 2 Ellis Park, Johannesburg

Group C 1 v Group C 3 Cape Town

Group D 1 v Group D 3 Port Elizabeth

19.6.2010

Group D 4 v Group D 2 Rustenburg

Group E 1 v Group E 3 Durban

Group E 4 v Group E 2 Pretoria

20.6.2010

Group G 1 v Group G 3 Soccer City, Johannesburg

Group F 1 v Group F 3 Nelspruit

Group F 4 v Group F 2 Bloemfontein

21.6.2010

Group H 1 v Group H 3 Ellis Park, Johannesburg

Group G 4 v Group G 2 Cape Town

Group H 4 v Group H 2 Port Elizabeth

22.6.2010

Group A 2 v Group A 3 Rustenburg

Group A 4 v Group A 1 Bloemfontein

Group B 2 v Group B 3 Durban

Group B 4 v Group B 1 Polokwane

23.6.2010

Group D 4 v Group D 1 Soccer City, Johannesburg

Group D 2 v Group D 3 Nelspruit

Group C 4 v Group C 1 Port Elizabeth

Group C 2 v Group C 3 Pretoria

24.6.2010

Group F 4 v Group F 1 Ellis Park, Johannesburg

Group E 2 v Group E 3 Rustenburg

Group E 4 v Group E 1 Cape Town

Group F 2 v Group F 3 Polokwane

25.6.2010

Group G 2 v Group G 3 Nelspruit

Group H 2 v Group H 3 Bloemfontein

Group G 4 v Group G 1 Durban

Group H 4 v Group H 1 Pretoria

Round of 16:

26.6.2010

49 Winners of Group A v Runners-up of Group B Port Elizabeth

50 Winners of Group C v Runners-up of Group D Rustenburg

27.6.2010

51 Winners of Group D v Runners-up of Group C Bloemfontein

52 Winners of Group B v Runners-up of Group A Soccer City, Johannesburg

28.6.2010

53 Winners of Group E v Runners-up of Group F Durban

54 Winners of Group G v Runners-up of Group H Ellis Park, Johannesburg

29.6.2010

55 Winners of Group F v Runners-up of Group E Pretoria

56 Winners of Group H v Runners-up of Group G Cape Town

Quarter-finals

2.7.2010

57 Winners of Match 53 v Winners of Match 54 Port Elizabeth

58 Winners of Match 49 v Winners of Match 50 Soccer City, Johannesburg

3.7.2010

59 Winners of Match 52 v Winners of Match 51 Cape Town

60 Winners of Match 55 v Winners of Match 56 Ellis Park, Johannesburg

Semi-finals

6.7.2010

61 Winners of Match 58 v Winners of Match 57 Cape Town

7.7.2010

62 Winners of Match 59 v Winners of Match 60 Durban

10.7.2010

Third place play-off

Losers of Match 61 v Losers of Match 62 Port Elizabeth

11.7.2010

Final

Winners of Match 61 v Winners of Match 62 Soccer City, Johannesburg