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The national soccer team had…

The national soccer team had its last training session yesterday before its opener in the 2010 World Cup today at Port Elizabeth in South Africa. The Greeks will face South Korea at 2.30 p.m. today (Greek time), with captain Giorgos Karagounis stating yesterday that everything is in place for Greece to win, as preparations have been going well for the squad, and manager Otto Rehhagel admitting his heartbeat is racing ahead of the first World Cup match in his career. Injured defender Vangelis Moras will be Greece’s sole absentee in the game at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.