Argentina's coach Diego Maradona celebrates his team's goal against Uruguay during their World Cup South Africa-2010 qualifier at Centenario stadium in Montevideo, Uruguay on October 14. Argentina won 1-0 and qualified for the World Cup in fourth position in their group, while Uruguay will have to play against the fourth position team from the Concacaf confederation to make it to South Africa.
The Super Eagles, who reached the last-16 of the World Cup for the first time since France 98, garnered 660 points and moved up 10 spots to 34th as against their previous 631 points which left them 44th position in June. Algeria, who got to the
Spain went from 1st to 8th, Portugal went from 4th to 11th, England went from 10th to 20th. Italy, Russia, and Switzerland also fell at least three spots. North/Central American teams in the top-18 (U.S., Costa Rica, Mexico)...Bosnia and Herzegovina
It's a long time until you can again don your red, white, and blue scarf, and forget the words to "America the Beautiful."...Years in the past, this meant pestering the kid who studied abroad one semester and came back with a Manchester United jersey
by Grant Surridge, who focuses much of his writing for CSN on the Spanish-speaking Concacaf world. You can follow him on twitter @SCGGrant. Concacaf president Jeffrey Webb said in an interview today that the Gold Cup shouldn't always ...
Concacaf FIFA Rankins throught the Years. Even though a lot of people believe the FIFA ranking system is complicated and does not accurately represent reality, it is still interesting to see how teams fare in the rankings. Honduras has had its ..