The Swiss and Ivory Coast national football teams will both be using Sedibeng as their base camps for the duration of the World Cup.
- Ivory Coast
If an African Team is to make a major impact on the 2010 Fifa World CupΓäó finals in South Africa, Ivory Coast are seen by many as the most likely candidates. And with world class talent throughout the starting 11, it’s no wonder.
Training Venue: George Thabe Stadium
The Ivorians will be practicing at George Thabe Stadium in Sharpville. This township, steeped in major historical events, will have one more to brag about when the Ivory Coast national team come here to practice.
The football venue is looking great and the strict FIFA requirements have been met.
Switzerland will be appearing at the FIFA World CupΓäó finals for the ninth time, coach Ottmar Hitzfeld and his men are aiming for more than just a supporting role.
Training venue: Isaac Steyl Stadium
The Vaal University of Technology is proud to have the Swiss National Team using their facilities at Isaac Steyl Stadium in Vanderbijlpark. The stadium and the playing surface is looking fantastic.
Football fans in our area will be hard pressed to find a better venue for watching training sessions.
Source: Mooivaal Media – Ster