Soccer would be first with cricket and rugby in a close race for second. Gary Player (golf) is a famous sport celebrity from South Africa. So is Zola Budd (1,500 m runner).
Soccer City in Soweto, Johannesburg is hosting both the opening game and the final so I would say that Soccer City is South Africa's national football stadium.
Because they enjoy the sunshine.
soccer has been popular for many, many years, not just in Germany, but everywhere in Europe and Africa, it is only just now catching on in North America.
Some one named Pele brought it over from South America and it became a popular sport
South Africa is a country in southern Africa. So the largest country in South Africa is - South Africa.
It is not popular in the USA, as far as I know.
baseball is not popular in Mexico soccer is.
South Africa is in the African continent.. This country was basically famous for diamond mining and lately for its tourism facilities and the World cup Soccer 2012. The top attractions of South Africa areKRUGER NATIONAL PARKCAPE TOWNDURBANBEACHESGARDEN ROUTEWINELANDSEASTERN CAPETHE KALAHARI & NAMAQUALANDDRAKENSBERGCUTURAL VILLAGES & TOWNSHIPS
There are various reasons that soccer is so popular in Brazil. For example, there is the fact that the national team is among the best in the world.
There so many places that you can go to in South Africa as a tourist. Some of the popular ones include Garden Route, Kruger National Park, Table mountain, Cradle of humankind and so many more.
Soccer is the most popular sport in the world. Over 60,000,000,000,000 people play it because it is so popular!