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By Tendai Chari, Nhamo A. Mhiripiri

ISBN-10: 1137392231

ISBN-13: 9781137392237

ISBN-10: 1349483230

ISBN-13: 9781349483235

This edited quantity addresses key debates round African soccer, id building, fan cultures, and either African and international media narratives. utilizing the 2010 FIFA global Cup in South Africa as a lens, it explores how soccer in Africa is in detail sure up with deeper social, cultural and political currents.

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Cape Town: HSRC, pp. 281–95. Desai, A. and Vahed, G. (2010). World Cup 2010: Africa’s turn or the turn on Africa? In P. Alegi and C. ), South Africa and the Global Game: Football, Apartheid and Beyond. Oxon: Routledge, pp. 154–67. Donnelly, P. (2008). Sport and human rights. Sport in Society, 11(4): 381–94. Ferreira, S. and Boshoff, A. (2013). Post-2010 FIFA Soccer World Cup: Oversupply and location of luxury hotel rooms in Cape Town. 776524. Holtzhausen, D. and Fullerton, J. (2013). The 2010 FIFA World Cup and South Africa: A study of longer-term effects and moderators of country reputation.

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The FIFA World Cup 2010, a ‘rainbow nation’ and an ‘African Renaissance’ The continent of Africa as a whole has changed rapidly in recent times. ’ And, as one of the most populated nations in the continent, South Africa has seen its share of change, especially as she rebuilds in the post-apartheid era. A clear reflection of this climate of change was FIFA’s decision to award the 2010 World Cup to South Africa. Organized football was first played on African soil at the Cape in the 1860s (Alegi, 2010), so, perhaps fittingly, South Africa was the first nation to have the honour of hosting the first FIFA World Cup to visit Africa.

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