Thirty-two nations, one golden dream.
Five Players To Watch
1. Kaká, Brazil
2. Michael Ballack, Germany
3. Francesco Totti, Italy
4. Oguchi Onyewu, U.S.
5. Lionel Messi, Argentina
Five Teams To Watch
1. United States
3. Ivory Coast
Five Storylines To Follow
1. A return to normalcy.
2. Will Wayne Rooney even Play?
3. Will the Serie A scandal affcet Italy?
4. Can Spain’s Luis Aragones and Ulraine’s Oleg Blokin hold their tongues?
5. Mixing politics with sports.
Now it’s our party of football. Let’s look forward to these Fives together.