17 Mar 2010

Football world cup to visit New Zealand

6:42 pm on 17 March 2010

New Zealand has been added to the FIFA World Cup trophy tour, with the golden football prize to arrive in the country on April the 27th for one day.

The trophy tour, which began its journey from the FIFA headquarters in Switzerland last September, will visit 84 countries and travel close to 140 thousand kilometres.

Plans for the New Zealand visit are still being finalised and more details about the tour will be issued as they are completed.