South Africa is the organizing country, is playing in front of its home fans and will want to get a good result in this opening game. They have a long string of unbeaten matches, 12 games to be exact, and they will want to keep it.
Mexico on the other hand is a team to take into account, as they have a lot of stars playing for them and had great results in the pre-World Cup matches.
If you want to watch the game on TV and you are in the U.S, you should know that it’s on ABC, ESPN3.com and Univision.
If you are in England, ITV sport is you best bet. If you are in Italy, Sky Italia and Rai Uno will be broadcasting this one.
You can also watch the game in live video streaming action on the internet, and there are a number of possibilities to do so. There are a number of streams on veetle.com that will broadcast the game between South Africa and Mexico, and the game is also on ustream TV. The channel to look for is wc2-000001245.
Alos, the footballstreams.tv channel 1 will broadcast the game in live video streaming on the internet.