The 2010 FIFA World Cup will take place in South Africa June 11-June 12 2010. If you can't make the trip or are counting the days until the first games, we recommend downloading these nine iPhone apps.
iPhone Apps to prepare for World Cup 2010
1) If you are considering making the trip to South Africa for the World Cup 2010, the best iPhone app to download first is Southafrica2010 World Cup Soccer Cup Tracker. Each day, the app provides news and updates about the event and FIFA teams. If your team qualifies for the Tournament, come back to the 99-cent iPhone app each day for customized feeds and information.
2) The best way to follow your team and the field of competition before World 2010 is via the FIFA News iPhone app. This 99-cent iPhone app is great for stats, photos and instant score updates.
3) Looking to brag about your World Cup knowledge? Before you go to the pub, make sure to come equipped with World Cup Trivia Challenge. This $1.99 iPhone app provides unique gameplay in addition to scores of questions.
Best World Cup 2010 game with these iPhone apps for gamers
4) Electronic Arts is the master of sports game apps for the iPhone, and again delivers with FIFA 10 by EA Sports. Like Madden NFL 10, this iPhone app is worthy every penny of its $10 price tag.
5) Another great iPhone app that will help you put on your World Cup 2010 game face a few months early is Real Soccer 2010. This $6.99 iPhone app remains one of the top selling soccer games in the iPhone App Store.
6) Table Football enthusiasts will get a kick out of iTable Soccer Online, which currently dominates the space for the iPhone. If the iconic British board game is not your thing, it's best to pass on this $3.99 application for the iPhone.
Follow individual soccer teams with these iPhone apps
7) MyMadrid is not only the best iPhone app to follow an international sports team, but is also setting the standard for how team-driven applications should serve fans. This iPhone app is a bargain at $2.99.
8) Although Man Utd News is little more than a simple newsreader, if you're a fan of Manchester United than this $1.99 application is a no-brainer.
9) While a bit pricey at $4.99, Arsenal is a comprehensive, team-authorized app that brings you match highlights, photo galleries and video clips of Arsenal.