Officially, FIFA World Cup 2010 will finish on 11 July (Sunday) with the final match at
Soccer City, . So, there are, still 8 days left. However, for football fans in Johannesburg Bangladesh, all the excitement of this tournament has finished tonight with Argentina losing to by 0-4. Germany
Just one day earlier,
Brazil lost to by 1-2. Almost all the football fans in Netherlands support these two teams. Everywhere, people get divided in supporting Bangladesh Argentina and and for one month, there are endless arguments and discussions. Flags of these two countries have been hoisted everywhere in Brazil Dhaka city.
There is official estimate but it is assumed that several million US dollars have been spent by people in making the flags. In the capital city
Dhaka, many big projectors were arranged in open spaces so that thousands of people could watch the matches live in the evening and midnight.
Passion ran so high that the authorities of
Engineering University in Dhaka were forced to close the university so that the students could enjoy the matches.
In the Bangladeshi community blogs, more than 100 entries were posted in the last 24 hours about the two quarterfinal matches involving
Argentina and . Brazil
The excitement of FIFA 2010 ended for
Brazil supporters in yesterday and today, it finished for Argentine fans. Bangladesh has never been able to qualify for World Cup Football. Its national football team is weak and has hardly any memorable record. Still, millions of people are crazy for World Cup football. Bangladesh
Perhaps it is time to move on and support some European countries like
Germany, Netherlands and . However, it wont happen and people in Spain Bangladesh will again come back even in larger number to support Argentina and after 4 years. Brazil