Only minor renovations will be required to bring the Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace into line with requirements for a stadium able to host first and second round matches at the 2010 World Cup. The stadium will have a capacity of just over 40,000.
Group matches to be played in Rustenburg
- 12th June - 8.30pm: England v USA
- 15th June - 1:30pm: New Zealand v Slovakia
- 19th June - 4.00pm: Ghana v Australia
- 22th June - 4.00pm: Mexico v Uruguay
- 24th June - 8.30pm: Denmark v Japan