Information aobut the 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification (source: Wikipedia.com): The qualification competition for the 2010 FIFA World Cup was a series of tournaments organised by the six FIFA confederations.
Each confederation the AFC (Asia), CAF (Africa), CONCACAF (North America), CONMEBOL (South America), OFC (Oceania), and UEFA (Europe) was allocated a certain number of the 32 places at the tournament.
A total of 204 teams entered the qualification process, with South Africa, as the host, qualifying automatically. The first qualification matches were played on 25 August 2007 and qualification concluded on 18 November 2009.
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