My Preciousssss – 2010 Ticketsess February 4, 2010Posted by baldricman in Baldric-Man, News, Sport.
Tags: 2010, application, cape town, fifa, football, green point, soccer, ticket, wc 2010, world cup
Yes!! I won, I won! A little while ago I applied for World Cup 2010 tickets to several games here in Cape Town, and this morning I checked my ticket application status (for the umpteenth time, let me tell you), and lo and behold, this is what greets my tired eyes:
Those little green ticks, dear friends, mean “Congratulations Awesome-Person, you have successfully applied for tickets!”
So in a little over 126-odd days, I’ll be heading off to the Green Point Stadium to watch Uruguay thump France! Yeah!!
SA 2010 – Soccer Stadium October 26, 2009Posted by baldricman in News, POTD, Sport.
Tags: 2010, durban, fifa, football, moses mabhida, sa good news, soccer, south africa, stadium, wc2010, world cup
Always a fan of the SA Good News site (though not the most regular visitor, to be fair), a friend sent me a link to them again. So after some browsing, I came across this nice little collection of photos showing the progress of some of the soccer stadia being built in South Africa, in readiness for next years FIFA World Cup. So, here is one picture – click on it to get to the rest, and I highly recommend a tour around the site, it really is good news!
The Big Picture – Soccer in South Africa July 16, 2009Posted by baldricman in General, POTD.
Tags: big picture, boston globe, boston.com, fifa, football, picture, POTD, soccer, south africa, wc2010, world cup
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I’ve always enjoyed the Boston Globe’s Big Picture series – though I don’t actively follow it: today, I was lucky enough to stumble upon a link to this week’s Big Picture set, “Soccer in South Africa”, on the SARocks website. So, check out all this week’s Big Picture photos here. To whet your appetite, however, two of my favourites: