Americans snapping up World Cup tickets
By Khanyisa Tabata
12 October 2009
Eight more nations have successfully secured their place in next year’s 2010 FIFA World Cup.
The United States, Cote d'Ivoire, Germany, Denmark, Serbia, Mexico, Italy and Chile all won their qualifying matches at the weekend.
Chief organiser Danny Jordaan says Americans have bought the highest number of World Cup tickets outside of South Africa so far, and it is therefore significant that the USA has now qualified for the World Cup.
Jordan says now that the team has qualified even more Americans can be expected to buy tickets for the World Cup.