World Cup 2010

Latest

VIDEO: The BBC's World Cup homage to District 9

VIDEO: The BBC's World Cup homage to District 9

By

After Spain managed to rise above the Dutch attempts to detach their legs from their bodies, and win a match by playing, you know, football, there was one last fantastic spectacle of this year's World Cup yet to come. The BBC had put together a highlights... >>

Facebook people power keeps Super Eagles kicking

Facebook people power keeps Super Eagles kicking

By

Nigeria's president Goodluck Jonathan (yes, that is his real name) has lifted the 2-year ban that he originally placed on the Nigeria football team competing in international competition after a massive outcry on Facebook. President Jonathan slapped the... >>

VIDEO: Vuvuzela - the concert

VIDEO: Vuvuzela - the concert

By

If the World Cup has shown us anything this time around, it's that the German's can play good football and that the Vuvuzela has been the instrument of choice in the stands rather than some drums and a trumpet. So what happens when you mix the two together?... >>

Fifa to consider using technology

Fifa to consider using technology

By

Fifa president Sepp Blatter, who has been adamant in the past that goal line technology would not be coming to football whilst he is charge, has now admitted that Fifa need to reconsider its stance in light of what has happened at the World Cup, in particular... >>

Adidas Jabulani vs Nike T90 Ascente

Adidas Jabulani vs Nike T90 Ascente

By

Let's get this part out of the way quickly. England lost 4-1 to Germany. Lost like pigs, we did. There's no two ways about it and there's no point ignoring. Come on. Shout it aloud. Let it out. That's the only healthy way to deal with these things. Just... >>

Goal line tech companies put pressure on Fifa

Goal line tech companies put pressure on Fifa

By

If only Frank Lampard's effort, that clearly crossed the line, would have counted. Not only would England have gone on to match that famous result in 1966 by beating the Germans 4-2, they would have also, undoubtedly, thrashed the Argentinians in the... >>

Video: Nike - Write Your Headline

Video: Nike - Write Your Headline

By

Now we were already on board with Nike and its World Cup 2010 advertising campaigns. We already expressed our love its astounding 'Write the Future' commercial. And now it has bowled us over again with an extension of that campaign - one you can get directly... >>

YouTube gets buzzy with Vuvuzela button

YouTube gets buzzy with Vuvuzela button

By

YouTube has added some pretty cool buttons to its movie player over time. The best of which is probably the 720p/1080p button that lets you watch certain clips in glorious HD. If we had to say what the worst one it's ever added though, it would surely... >>

VIDEO: If Invictus featured vuvuzelas...

VIDEO: If Invictus featured vuvuzelas...

By

Look, we're all fed up of the vuvuzelas droning on throughout the World Cup coverage, but at least the tournament in South Africa has its own identity. To be honest, it'll be hard to watch regular domestic games come the new season without the incessant noise.... >>

Tweet "Lampard is rubbish" in style

Tweet "Lampard is rubbish" in style

By

Fancy letting everyone know just how bloomin' annoyed you are with the overpaid prima-donnas* otherwise known as the England football team? Well then, simply send a tweet via @thefootwall and the guys from The Brand Union will project it in giant letters... >>