Thousands of fans continue to arrive in Johannesburg, as World Cup fever hits South Africa.
The opening match on Friday is between Mexico and South Africa.
One Mexican fan said: “We are very nervous, because this will be the inaugural game and we will win the match.”
Another said: “I hope Mexico will win, but I think South Africa is a good team.”
91-year-old Nelson Mandela is expected to join the opening festivities at Soccer City on Friday.