France could go out today if Mexico and Uruguay decide to play out a draw in Group A, while Lionel Messi and Argentina will be aiming to maintain their 100% record against Greece.
GEORGIOS SAMARAS savoured Greece's 2-1 win over Nigeria – and claimed the Celtic connection brought his side luck.
A BLUNDER by Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama yesterday handed Greece their first victory at the fifth attempt in two World Cup finals.
A BLUNDER by Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama handed Greece their first victory at the fifth attempt in two World Cup finals.
Argentina look to extend their winning run at the World Cup, Nigeria hope to bounce back against Greece, while struggling France face Mexico in the evening match.
GREECE striker Theofanis Gekas is calling for the vuvuzelas to be banned by the World Cup organisers.
SOUTH Korea are focusing on their final World Cup group game against Nigeria after playing down their chances of upsetting next opponents Argentina, despite shining in their opening victory over Greece.
A DAY to treasure for South Korea; a day to terrify Greece.
DIEGO Maradona's World Cup debut as a coach ended in a victory as Lionel Messi started to demonstrate he could transform his club form at Barcelona to the world stage.
PARK Ji-sung helped to continue Greece's miserable World Cup record as South Korea secured the first victory of the 2010 finals.
England's first clash of the World Cup against the USA dominates the headlines, but today also marks the start of the real testing ground for Diego Maradona as Argentina manager.
TAKIS FYSSAS, the former Hearts defender, scaled the heights of international football when Greece became European champions in Portugal six years ago. Now technical director of his national association, his aspirations for the World Cup are somewhat more modest.
Kick off: 19:30
Date: 22 June, 2010
Peter Mokaba Stadium, Polokwane
Kick off: 15:00
Date: 17 June, 2010
Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein
Kick-off: 12:30pm (GMT)
Date: June 12, 2010
Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth
Greece's World Cup record is woeful: qualified once in 1994, played three, lost three, conceded ten. But since their Euro 2004 triumph there is a renewed confidence in the national team, and if Theofanis Gekas continues his prodigious scoring rate they can't fail to better their previous finals appearance.