The World Cup has provided plenty of memorable moments, and a host of incredible pictures. Here are the best of the 2010 World Cup's photos.
South Africans welcome the World Cup with a chorus of vuvuzelas...
And plenty of make-up!
Mexico fans celebrate their surprise 2-0 victory over France.
Asamoah Gyan celebrates scoring Ghana's winning goal against Serbia.
Patrice Evra leads France into their now infamous revolt against their coaching staff.
An optimistic sticker in vuvuzela-crazy South Africa.
South Korea opened their tournament with a hard fought 2-0 win over Greece...
But Portugal failed to shine, thanks to big-name underachiever Cristiano Ronaldo.
The USA topped Group C after a series of battling displays...
But defending Champions Italy crashed out of the group stages with a whimper.
Australia improved throughout the group stage, but failed to advance to the knockout rounds.
New Zealand were undefeated in Group F, but failed to progress (no mascots were harmed in the making of this photograph!)
Ghana were knocked out after a shoot-out in the quarter-finals, but not before salvaging some pride for Africa.
Argentina also crashed out in the tournament, but Diego Maradona certainly left his mark on the tournament.
Uruguay had Diego Forlans inspirational displays, and five goals, to thank for their unlikely fourth-place finish...
But the Uruguayans were denied a medal by the fabulous young German team, and the five goals of Tomas Muller.
The world's media descended on Oberhausen, Germany, to consult Paul the psychic octopus.
The first African World Cup has left its mark on the locals...