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Organising CountryFirst WC on African soil
Name of the MascotRefers to South Africa to the number 10 [2010]
World ChampionFirst team to win the WC while losing the first game
Price Money Received by WCThe total price money increased to $420 million; about 60% higher compared to the 2006 WC
Runner Up3rd time runner up: 1974-1978-2010
Stadium of the FinalThe stadium is also known by its nickname 'The Calabash' due to its resemblance to the African pot or gourd
Referee in the FinalGave 14 yellow cards and 1 red, more than doubling the previous record in a Final
Only Goalscorer in the FinalNicknames: The Dreamer, The Brain & The Pale Knight
Best Player of the TournamentScored both goals in the final of the Euro League 2010
Golden BootScored the fastest goal of the WC after 160 seconds
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Golden GloveFirst keeper to stop a penalty on 2 different WC
Official Match Ball'bringing joy to everyone' in Zulu
Official SongThe song is based upon a traditional African soldiers' song named Zangalewa, a 1986 makossa hit for Cameroonian group Golden Sounds
First Trio of Brother on WCJerry replaced the injured Torino star Julio Cesar de Leon just before the start of the WC
First Goalscorer of the TournamentThe winger is looking to move to European club after impressive World Cup
Scorer of the Only Hattrick on the WCThe third Argentinian who scored a hattrick in the WC
Team That Conceded Most Goals on WCMost of their supporters were Chinese actors
Team That Scored Most Goals on WCThe winning nation Spain scored only 8 goals
Instrument That Became Symbol of South African soccerCan produce a sound pressure of 120 dB(A) (the threshold of pain) at 1 metre from the device opening
Animal That Became World Famous because of WCPredicted correctly the winner of Germany's seven matches, as well as the WC final

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