A selection of the best photos from South Africa as France self-destructed against Mexico and Argentina smashed South Korea - with Diego Maradona in particularly amorous form.
Nigeria's Sani Kaita covers his face in shame after realising what he's done following a red card against Greece.
A Korean supporter looks aghast as his side are ripped apart by Gonzalo Higuain and Lionel Messi.
On the other side, the Argentines get a little premature.
You can say what you like about Maradona, but you can't say he lacks passion - although these snaps question his wide-eyed insistence that he prefers women.
Poetry in motion - there is some beauty in the symmetry of four Argentine defenders rising to meet the same header.
Continuing the theme, pictures can be worth a thousand words - fitting given Raymond Domenech and William Gallas's fondness for a rant.
There is a word in French and it is 'bof' - summing up the attitude of France's team and the reaction of their fans.
Meanwhile, there is a word in Spanish and it is 'fiesta'. Tequila!
And to finish, the obligatory sombreros:
- Diego Maradona
- Gonzalo Higuain
- Sani Kaita