South Africa 1 Mexico 1

By Graham Lockwood.
One thing that Match 1 of the first world cup in Africa will be remembered for is the number of orange boots being worn by the players. Even if the football is not quite up to scratch, the atmosphere, vibrancy and enthusiasm of everything else to do with the tournament is going to be top class. Well maybe except for the ITV line up of Chiles, Southgate and Townsend.

The talk before the game may have focused on how Mexico would handle the constant Vuvuzela sound however after an initial 5 minutes where the Bafana Bafana were restricted to chasing shadows, it became clear t...

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