Current holders of the FIFA World Cup Italy will be looking for a fifth World Cup victory and this Group features the lowest ranked teams of the tournament. The winners of this group will be up against the winners of Group E and runners-up of this group will face the winners of Group E. Italy look like banker material to qualify as group winners according to the Group F betting and Paraguay look the most likely to join the reigning champions in the last 16 according to the bookmakers.
|14/06/10||Italy||19:30||Paraguay||Cape Town Stadium|
|15/06/10||New Zealand||12:30||Slovakia||Royal Bafokeng|
|20/06/10||Italy||15:00||New Zealand||Mbombela Stadium|
|20/06/10||Slovakia||12;30||Paraguay||Free State Stadium|
|24/06/10||Paraguay||15:00||New Zealand||Peter Mokaba Stadium|
|24/06/10||Slovakia||15:00||Italy||Ellis Park Stadium|
Group F Table
Italy will be very disappointed if they fail to qualify from this group, on paper its a straight forward affair for them, second place should fall to either Paraguay or Slovakia with New Zealand unlikely to progress far in their second ever World Cup.