Amid preparations for the 2010 FIFA World Cup starting in South Africa on June 11, Slovakia and Cameroon drew 1-1 in a match played in the Austrian town of Klagenfurt on Saturday, May 29.
Slovakia took the lead in the 6th minute, with the African team equalising in the 83rd minute, the TASR newswire wrote. In its last warm-up match ahead of the World Cup, the Slovak national team, led by head coach Vladimír Weiss, is now scheduled to play Costa Rica in Bratislava on June 5. The final, 23-man team must be announced by June 1, with the team set to leave for South Africa on June 8.
The Slovak team is scheduled to play New Zealand in Rustenburg on June 15, followed by a match against Paraguay in Mangaung/Bloemfontein on June 20. Slovakia's final group-stage match will be against Italy in Johannesburg on June 24.
Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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31. May 2010 at 14:00