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Paraguay striker Nelson Valdez, right, is challenged for (Credit: Getty Images)

Paraguay striker Nelson Valdez, right, is challenged for the ball by New Zealand's defender Winston Reid during a Group F match against New Zealand. The teams tied, 0-0, and Paraguay advanced to the Round of 16. (June 24, 2010).

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North Korea's defender Ji Yun-Nam, left, fights for
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North Korea's defender Ji Yun-Nam, left, fights for the ball with Ivory Coast's striker Didier Drogba during their Group G first round World Cup match, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

Brazil's Gilberto Silva, right, competes for the ball
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Brazil's Gilberto Silva, right, competes for the ball with Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo, left, during the World Cup group G soccer match between Portugal and Brazil at the stadium in Durban, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

A Portugal striker, left, controls the ball ahead
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A Portugal striker, left, controls the ball ahead of a Brazil defender during the Group G first round 2010 World Cup match, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

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Portugal's defender Ricardo Costa, left, heads the ball
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Portugal's defender Ricardo Costa, left, heads the ball past Brazil's striker during the Group G first round 2010 World Cup football match, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

Ivory Coast's midfielder Yaya Toure, right, shoots and
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Ivory Coast's midfielder Yaya Toure, right, shoots and scores during their Group G first round 2010 World Cup football match at Mbombela Stadium, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

Abdul Kader Keita of the Ivory Coast is
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Abdul Kader Keita of the Ivory Coast is tackled by Ri Myong-Guk of North Korea during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group G match between North Korea and Ivory Coast at the Mbombela Stadium, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

North Korea's Jong Tae Se lies on the
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North Korea's Jong Tae Se lies on the pitch during the World Cup group G soccer match between North Korea and Ivory Coast at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

North Korea's defender Ji Yun-Nam, left, fights for
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North Korea's defender Ji Yun-Nam, left, fights for the ball with Ivory Coast's striker Didier Drogba during their Group G first round World Cup match, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

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Brazil's Gilberto Silva, right, competes for the ball
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Brazil's Gilberto Silva, right, competes for the ball with Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo, left, during the World Cup group G soccer match between Portugal and Brazil at the stadium in Durban, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

A Portugal striker, left, controls the ball ahead
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A Portugal striker, left, controls the ball ahead of a Brazil defender during the Group G first round 2010 World Cup match, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

Portugal's defender Ricardo Costa, left, heads the ball
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Portugal's defender Ricardo Costa, left, heads the ball past Brazil's striker during the Group G first round 2010 World Cup football match, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

Ivory Coast's midfielder Yaya Toure, right, shoots and
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Ivory Coast's midfielder Yaya Toure, right, shoots and scores during their Group G first round 2010 World Cup football match at Mbombela Stadium, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

Abdul Kader Keita of the Ivory Coast is
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Abdul Kader Keita of the Ivory Coast is tackled by Ri Myong-Guk of North Korea during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group G match between North Korea and Ivory Coast at the Mbombela Stadium, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

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North Korea's Jong Tae Se lies on the
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North Korea's Jong Tae Se lies on the pitch during the World Cup group G soccer match between North Korea and Ivory Coast at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, Friday. (June 25, 2010)

Japan's Shinji Okazaki, left, scores a goal past
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Japan's Shinji Okazaki, left, scores a goal past Denmark goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen during the World Cup Group E soccer match between Denmark and Japan at Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenburg, South Africa. (June 24, 2010)

Japan's Shinji Okazaki, third from left, celebrates with
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Japan's Shinji Okazaki, third from left, celebrates with Japan's Keisuke Honda, right, and Japan's Yuichi Komano, second from left, after scoring against Denmark goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen, second from right, and Denmark's Dennis Rommedahl during the World Cup Group E soccer match between Denmark and Japan at Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenburg, South Africa. (June 24, 2010)

Japan's Makoto Hasebe, center, celebrates with Japan's Marcus
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Japan's Makoto Hasebe, center, celebrates with Japan's Marcus Tulio Tanaka, foreground left, and Japan's Yuji Nakazawa, right, following the World Cup Group E soccer match between Denmark and Japan at Royal Bafokeng Stadium in Rustenburg, South Africa. (June 24, 2010)

Netherlands' Klaas Jan Huntelaar celebrates after scoring during
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Netherlands' Klaas Jan Huntelaar celebrates after scoring during the World Cup Group E soccer match between Cameroon and the Netherlands in Cape Town, South Africa. (June 24, 2010)

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Netherlands' Rafael van der Vaart, left, is substituted
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Netherlands' Rafael van der Vaart, left, is substituted by Arjen Robben, right, during the World Cup Group E soccer match between Cameroon and the Netherlands in Cape Town, South Africa. (June 24, 2010)

Netherlands' Klaas Jan Huntelaar, right, scores his side's
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Netherlands' Klaas Jan Huntelaar, right, scores his side's second goal during the World Cup Group E soccer match between Cameroon and the Netherlands in Cape Town, South Africa. (June 24, 2010)

Paraguay striker Nelson Valdez, right, is challenged for
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Paraguay striker Nelson Valdez, right, is challenged for the ball by New Zealand's defender Winston Reid during a Group F match against New Zealand. The teams tied, 0-0, and Paraguay advanced to the Round of 16. (June 24, 2010).

Paraguay defender Julio Cesar Caceres, left, heads the
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Paraguay defender Julio Cesar Caceres, left, heads the ball ahead of Paraguay midfielder Victor Caceres, center, and New Zealand striker Rory Fallon during a Group F match. The teams tied, 0-0, and Paraguay advanced to the Round of 16. (June 24, 2010).

Paraguay's striker Nelson Valdez, left, heads the ball
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Paraguay's striker Nelson Valdez, left, heads the ball past New Zealand's striker Rory Fallon during a Group F match against New Zealand. The teams tied, 0-0, and Paraguay advanced to the Round of 16. (June 24, 2010).

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Paraguay's Enrique Vera celebrates at the end of
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Paraguay's Enrique Vera celebrates at the end of a Group F match against New Zealand. The teams tied, 0-0, and Paraguay advanced to the Round of 16. (June 24, 2010).

New Zealand's Ryan Nelsen, right, and New Zealand
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New Zealand's Ryan Nelsen, right, and New Zealand head coach Ricki Herbert, left, react after a Group F match against New Zealand. The teams tied, 0-0, and Paraguay advanced to the Round of 16. (June 24, 2010).

Slovakia's Kamil Kopunek, back, celebrates scoring his side's
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Slovakia's Kamil Kopunek, back, celebrates scoring his side's third goal during a Group F match against Italy. Slovakia won, 3-2. (June 24, 2010)

Italy's Simone Pepe reacts after losing its Group
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Italy's Simone Pepe reacts after losing its Group F match against Slovakia, 3-2. (June 24, 2010)

Referee Howard Webb talks to Slovakia goalkeeper Jan
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Referee Howard Webb talks to Slovakia goalkeeper Jan Mucha, bottom right, during a Group F match against Italy. Slovakia won, 3-2. (June 24, 2010)

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Slovakia's Robert Vittek, right, celebrates scoring his side's
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Slovakia's Robert Vittek, right, celebrates scoring his side's second goal past Italy goalkeeper Federico Marchetti during a Group F match against Italy. Slovakia won, 3-2. (June 24, 2010)

Italy's Fabio Quagliarella reacts during a World Cup
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Italy's Fabio Quagliarella reacts during a World Cup Group F match against Slovakia, which Italy lost, 3-2. (June 24, 2010)

Serbia goalkeeper Vladimir Stojkovic reacts after the World
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Serbia goalkeeper Vladimir Stojkovic reacts after the World Cup group D soccer match between Australia and Serbia at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, South Africa. (June 23, 2010)

Australia head coach Pim Verbeek, left, embraces Australia's
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Australia head coach Pim Verbeek, left, embraces Australia's Brett Holman, center, as Australia goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer reacts following the World Cup group D soccer match between Australia and Serbia at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, South Africa. (June 23,2010)

Serbia's Milos Ninkovic, left, fouls Australia's Luke Wilkshire,
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Serbia's Milos Ninkovic, left, fouls Australia's Luke Wilkshire, right, as they compete for the ball during the World Cup group D soccer match between Australia and Serbia at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, South Africa. (June 23, 2010)

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Ghana's Asamoah Gyan, center, is challenged by Germany's
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Ghana's Asamoah Gyan, center, is challenged by Germany's Sami Khedira, left, and Germany's Arne Friedrich during the World Cup group D soccer match between Ghana and Germany at Soccer City in Johannesburg, South Africa. (June 23, 2010)

Ghana players talk amongst themselves at the end
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Ghana players talk amongst themselves at the end of the World Cup group D soccer match between Ghana and Germany at Soccer City in Johannesburg, South Africa. (June 23, 2010)

Andre Ayew, left, and John Pantsil of Ghana
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Andre Ayew, left, and John Pantsil of Ghana celebrate qualifying for the last sixteen during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group D match between Ghana and Germany at Soccer City Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa. (June 23, 2010)

Ghana's Asamoah Gyan, center, is challenged by Germany's
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Ghana's Asamoah Gyan, center, is challenged by Germany's Sami Khedira, left, and Germany's Arne Friedrich during the World Cup group D soccer match between Ghana and Germany at Soccer City in Johannesburg, South Africa. (June 23, 2010)

Ghana players talk amongst themselves at the end
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Ghana players talk amongst themselves at the end of the World Cup group D soccer match between Ghana and Germany at Soccer City in Johannesburg, South Africa. (June 23, 2010)

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Andre Ayew, left, and John Pantsil of Ghana
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Andre Ayew, left, and John Pantsil of Ghana celebrate qualifying for the last sixteen during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group D match between Ghana and Germany at Soccer City Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa. (June 23, 2010)

Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer reacts during the World
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Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer reacts during the World Cup group D soccer match between Ghana and Germany. (June 23, 2010)

England's defender John Terry (R) gestures next to
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England's defender John Terry (R) gestures next to Slovenia's striker Zlatan Ljubijankic during the Group C first round 2010 World Cup football match Slovenia vs. England on June 23, 2010 at Nelson Mandela Bay stadium in Port Elizabeth.

England's Wayne Rooney, left, is challenged by Slovenia's
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England's Wayne Rooney, left, is challenged by Slovenia's Bostjan Cesar during the World Cup group C soccer match between Slovenia and England at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, Wednesday, June 23, 2010. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

England's striker Wayne Rooney (R) fights for the
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England's striker Wayne Rooney (R) fights for the ball with Slovenia's midfielder Aleksander Radosavljevic during the Group C first round 2010 World Cup football match Slovenia vs. England on June 23, 2010 at Nelson Mandela Bay stadium in Port Elizabeth.

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Slovenia's midfielder Valter Birsa (R) fights for the
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Slovenia's midfielder Valter Birsa (R) fights for the ball with England's striker Jermain Defoe during the Group C first round 2010 World Cup football match Slovenia vs. England on June 23, 2010 at Nelson Mandela Bay stadium in Port Elizabeth. NO PUSH TO MOBILE / MOBILE USE SOLELY WITHIN EDITORIAL ARTICLE - AFP PHOTO / KARIM JAAFAR (Photo credit should read KARIM JAAFAR/AFP/Getty Images)(Photo Credit should Read /AFP/Getty Images)

England manager Fabio Capello, left, celebrates with John
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England manager Fabio Capello, left, celebrates with John Terry at the end of the World Cup group C soccer match between Slovenia and England at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, Wednesday, June 23, 2010. England won 1-0 and advances to the round of 16. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson )

Slovenia's defender Marko Suler (L) controls the ball
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Slovenia's defender Marko Suler (L) controls the ball ahead of England's midfielder Steven Gerrard during the Group C first round 2010 World Cup football match Slovenia vs. England on June 23, 2010 at Nelson Mandela Bay stadium in Port Elizabeth.

England striker Jermain Defoe, left, celebrates with England's
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England striker Jermain Defoe, left, celebrates with England's midfielder Frank Lampard after scoring the opening goal against Slovenia. (June 23, 2010)

Landon Donovan, left, celebrates after scoring a last-minute
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Landon Donovan, left, celebrates after scoring a last-minute goal to send the United States to the Round of 16 of the World Cup after a 1-0 win over Algeria. (June 23, 2010)

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Landon Donovan, center, celebrates after scoring a goal
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Landon Donovan, center, celebrates after scoring a goal against Algeria. (June 23, 2010)

Clint Dempsey, left, sets up a goal show
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Clint Dempsey, left, sets up a goal show in the final minutes in a 1-0 win over Algeria. (June 23, 2010)

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