FIFA World Cup 2010

Friday, 11 June 2010, 1:00PM – 5:00PM on ITV1

Adrian Chiles presents the opening ceremony and first match of the 2010 FIFA World Cup from Johannesburg’s Soccer City stadium. South Africa v Mexico.

After the traditional opening ceremony the host nation take on Mexico in the first game of the tourament as South Africa look to build on their inevitable home support and avoid being the first hosts to be knocked out in the World Cup group stages.

Adrian is joined by Marcel Desailly, who won the World Cup with France, and Andy Townsend, a veteran of two World Cup campaigns with the Republic of Ireland.

Legendary South African sports stars Lucas Radebe and Francois Pienaar also join the team. Commentary on the opening match comes from Peter Drury.

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