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A Japanese Soccer Fan, preparing for the Japanese Team to play the Netherlands Team
A Japanese Soccer Fan, preparing for the Japanese Team to play the Netherlands Team

Source: from Author

A soccer ball advertising the 2010 FIFA World Cup on Telkom Lukas Rand Tower, Pretoria, South Africa
A soccer ball advertising the 2010 FIFA World Cup on Telkom Lukas Rand Tower, Pretoria, South Africa

Source: Creative Commons (Leo za1)

A vuvuzela, the plastic horn whose bleating call has become the soundtrack of the 2010 World Cup.
A vuvuzela, the plastic horn whose bleating call has become the soundtrack of the 2010 World Cup.

Source: from Author

Ajax Cape Town and Engen Santos, local football clubs in Cape Town, South Africa, play a match at the Sail Stadefrance, one of the new soccer stadia built for the World Cup
Ajax Cape Town and Engen Santos, local football clubs in Cape Town, South Africa, play a match at the Sail Stadefrance, one of the new soccer stadia built for the World Cup

Source: Creative Commons (Warren Rohner)

Apartheid sign from South Africa, early 1980s
Apartheid sign from South Africa, early 1980s

Source: Public Domain

Cape Town Stadium, Cape Town South Africa
Cape Town Stadium, Cape Town South Africa

Source: Public Domain

Crowds gather at Cape Town's Waterfront area to watch the opening match of the 2010 World Cup, between South Africa and Mexico.
Crowds gather at Cape Town's Waterfront area to watch the opening match of the 2010 World Cup, between South Africa and Mexico.

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Fans celebrating the announcement of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, April 2007
Fans celebrating the announcement of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, April 2007

Source: Creative Commons (Audrey & Patrick Scales)

FIFA World Cup 2006, Berlin Olympic Stadium, Germany
FIFA World Cup 2006, Berlin Olympic Stadium, Germany

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Flag of South Africa
Flag of South Africa

Source: Public Domain

Former South African President and Political Leader Nelson Mandela in 2008
Former South African President and Political Leader Nelson Mandela in 2008

Source: Public Domain

Green Point Stadium, Cape Town's brand-new soccer stadium, which hosted the second match of the World Cup, between France and Uruguay.
Green Point Stadium, Cape Town's brand-new soccer stadium, which hosted the second match of the World Cup, between France and Uruguay.

Source: from Author

Jacob Zuma, Current President of South Africa
Jacob Zuma, Current President of South Africa

Source: Public Domain

Jan van Riebeeck arrives in Table Bay, April 1652, by Charles Davidson Bell (1813-1882)
Jan van Riebeeck arrives in Table Bay, April 1652, by Charles Davidson Bell (1813-1882)

Source: Public Domain

Logo for the South African Springboks, the National Rugby Union Team
Logo for the South African Springboks, the National Rugby Union Team

Source: Fair Use assumed for academic, non-profit purposes

Movie Poster of "Invictus"
Movie Poster of "Invictus"

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Movie Poster of "More Than Just a Game"
Movie Poster of "More Than Just a Game"

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Nelson Mandela Bridge in Johannesburg, South Africa
Nelson Mandela Bridge in Johannesburg, South Africa

Source: GNU (NJR ZA)

Nelson Mandela's cell at Robben Island prison, 2010.
Nelson Mandela's cell at Robben Island prison, 2010.

Source: from Author

One of the soccer fields used by the Makana Football Association formed by prisoners on Robben Island.
One of the soccer fields used by the Makana Football Association formed by prisoners on Robben Island.

Source: from Author

Prison Buildings on Robben Island, South Africa, 2004
Prison Buildings on Robben Island, South Africa, 2004

Source: Creative Commons (Rudiger Wolk)

Springbok Rugby player Percy Montgomery moves against the Samoan National team in 2007
Springbok Rugby player Percy Montgomery moves against the Samoan National team in 2007

Source: Creative Commons (Michael Bega)

Sweden v. Paraguay, FIFA World Cup, Berlin, Germany, 15 June 2006
Sweden v. Paraguay, FIFA World Cup, Berlin, Germany, 15 June 2006

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Thabo Mbeki, President of South Africa from 1999-2008, Deputy President from 1994-1999
Thabo Mbeki, President of South Africa from 1999-2008, Deputy President from 1994-1999

Source: Public Domain (wikipedia.org)

The 1906 Springboks Rugby Team, the South Africa Rugby Union National Team
The 1906 Springboks Rugby Team, the South Africa Rugby Union National Team

Source: Public Domain

The Drakensberg Mountains in South Africa
The Drakensberg Mountains in South Africa

Source: GNU (PZFUNN)

The FIFA World Cup Logo for South Africa 2010
The FIFA World Cup Logo for South Africa 2010

Source: Assumed media-use rationale, logo available from FIFA

The inside bowl of Soccer City in Johannesburg, South Africa, the largest of the World Cup Stadia
The inside bowl of Soccer City in Johannesburg, South Africa, the largest of the World Cup Stadia

Source: Creative Commons

The official match ball for the 2010 World cup, the Adidas Jabulani
The official match ball for the 2010 World cup, the Adidas Jabulani

Source: Creative Commons (Laim)

The Oranje Army Arrives at the Netherlands/Japan Game
The Oranje Army Arrives at the Netherlands/Japan Game

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The South African Springboks celebrating their World Cup Rugby 2007 Championship
The South African Springboks celebrating their World Cup Rugby 2007 Championship

Source: Creative Commons (Emilia)

Zakumi, the FIFA 2010 World Cup in South Africa Mascot
Zakumi, the FIFA 2010 World Cup in South Africa Mascot

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