The five best moments of the 2010 World Cup.
The World Cup final will be remembered for the night beautiful football died, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
In an epic battle that was more physical than it was attractive, Spain squeezed past the Netherlands to win its first World Cup, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
Wesley Sneijder has grown up -- sort of -- to help lead the Netherlands to the World Cup final, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
Germany's defense held strong for much of the match, but Spain was simply too strong, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
The Netherlands is a team that believes it can win the World Cup and finally shed its label as a beautiful loser, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
The Dutch snapped a long string of World Cup misadventures at last and will return to the World Cup final for the first time since 1978, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
Playing soccer offers refuge and shelter for township residents, writes Leander Schaerlaeckens.
Paraguay's defensemen impressed in cutting of Spain's midfield routes, but in the end, David Villa provided the final touch on a frantic attack, leading Spain to its first semifinal.
Bragging rights between neighboring rivals is up for grabs when Spain and Portugal meet in Cape Town for a spot in the World Cup quarterfinals.
Leander Schaerlaeckens lists seven young players who have impressed in South Africa.
The Oranje typically start big tournaments in red-hot form, only to fizzle out. Will this campaign, which kicked off in sluggish form, end differently?
Eddie Johnson was supposed to be the next great U.S. striker, but time -- and his promise -- could be passing him by.
The U.S. was overmatched for large portions of the game against the Netherlands, but still drew positives in a 2-1 loss.
The game against the Netherlands is an opportunity for the U.S. to prove it can hang with high-caliber opposition.
When the U.S. faces the Netherlands in Amsterdam, many of its players will be highly familiar with their Dutch opponents.