"The 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Official Book" is an authoritative and comprehensive preview of football's greatest tournament. Packed with stunning photographs and expert analysis of each team, its star players and its prospects in the finals, this is essential reading for football fans everywhere. The book also features a guide to each of the stadiums and host cities, a history of the World Cup and a tournament progress chart that can be filled in as the competition progresses. No other event in the sporting world can rival the glamour, impact, fervent following and universal appeal of the World Cup - and no other tournament comes close to the "2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Official Guide".
Table of Contents
Introduction; Welcome to South Africa 2010; Map of the Venues; Know the Teams; Guide to the Qualifying Countries; World Cup History; Players to Watch; Fill-in Progress Chart; World Cup Amazing Facts.
Keir Radnedge is the former editor of World Soccer, the recognized authority on the international game, and has worked on The Daily Mail since 1975, and now broadcasts regularly on international football for BBC Radio as well as for CNN. His book credits include The Treasures of the World Cup, World Cup 2006 Fact File, World Cup USA 94 Fans' Guide and The Complete Encyclopedia of Soccer.