23 Jun 2010

Group A and B sorted at World Cup

10:09 am on 23 June 2010

Argentina and South Korea have advanced to the second round of the football World Cup finals as Greece and Nigeria made their exits.

Argentina, who beat Greece 2-nil in Polokwane, finished top of Group B and will play Mexico at Soccer City in Johannesburg in the second round, while South Korea, who drew 2-all with Nigeria in Durban, will play Uruguay in the last 16.

Earlier in group A, Uruguay beat Mexico 1-nil and South Africa beat France 2-1.