The National takes an in-depth look at the stories behind the 2010 FIFA World Cup. As fans and players delight in the international competition, we also examine what this major international sporting event means to those living in South Africa, to Canadians, and to enthusiasts around the world.
Soccer Comes To South Africa
CBC News Posted: Jun 04, 2010 3:11 PM ET Last Updated: Jul 08, 2010 3:57 PM ET
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