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World Cup kicks off in South Africa

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A soccer fan attends a fans festival at the city hall of Cape Town, South Africa, today. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara) 

Do you have World Cup fever?

The first match of the month-long tournament in South Africa was scheduled to start at the top of the hour. The U.S. team plays its first match tomorrow against England at 2:30 p.m. our time.

Here's the full TV schedule for the tournament.

Check out the Soccer Page at, which will keep you up to date on all World Cup news.

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Australia's Vincenzo Grella, left, and Landon Donovan of the United States battle for the ball during their friendly soccer match at Roodenpoort in Johannesburg, South Africa, on June 5. Australia and the US will play in the tournament. The US won the match 3-1. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith) 

FIFA's website, as expected, is totally packed with info about the event. Here's the full schedule of matches.

Here's ESPN's homepage for World Cup coverage, along with the BBC's and South Africa's Mail & Guardian.

--Aaron Besecker


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