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Vuvuzelas are safe

FIFA confirms that the vuvuzelas aren't going anywhere.

North Korean player

In the World Cup for the first time in 44 years, North Korea has a star.


The United States and England battle to a 1-1 tie.

U.S. Roster

Bios of every player on the
23-man U.S. squad (with video).

World Cup database

Results since the Cup began in 1930, searchable by year, country and round.

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