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Colombia edge Elephants to reach last 16

Goals from James Rodriguez and Juan Quintero helped Colombia to a 2-1 win over Côte d'Ivoire with the result, combined with a stalemate between Greece and Japan, pushing Los Cafeteros into the knockout stage for the first time in 24 years.

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Quotes

"It was a very tough game, which at times reminded me of Argentina’s meeting with Côte d’Ivoire at Germany 2006. [Like in that game] we were winning 2-0 and they, thanks to long-distance shots, kept the result hanging in the balance right to the end." Jose Pekerman, Colombia coach

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14:54
The final whistle sounds.
14:54
90'+DROGBA (Ivory Coast) commits a foul.
14:49
90' TIOTE (Ivory Coast) is cautioned.
14:49
89'BARRY COPA (Ivory Coast) blocks the shot.
14:49
89'QUINTERO (Colombia) sees his effort hit the target.
14:47
88'ARIAS (Colombia) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on S. AURIER (Ivory Coast).
14:45
85'OSPINA (Colombia) blocks the shot.
14:45
85'KALOU (Ivory Coast) sees his effort hit the target.
14:43
84'BOLLY (Ivory Coast) sees an effort go off target.
14:42
82'GERVINHO (Ivory Coast) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
14:41
81'S. AURIER (Ivory Coast) swings in the corner.
14:38
79' A. MEJIA (in) comes off the bench to replace AGUILAR T. (out) (Colombia)
14:36
77'TOURE YAYA (Ivory Coast) commits a foul.
14:36
77'JAMES (Colombia) is penalised after committing a foul.
14:35
76'C. SANCHEZ (Colombia) blocks the shot.

Man of the Match

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Line-ups

Colombia
ColombiaCOL
Côte d'Ivoire
Côte d'IvoireCIV
(GK)
(GK)
3
(C)
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
72'
79'
60'
9
15
67'
10
(C)
14
53'
73'
22
Misses next match if booked
SubstitutesSubstitutes
12
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
72'
13
73'
79'
67'
17
Injured
11
60'
19
53'
18
23
21
CoachCoach
Jose PEKERMAN (ARG)Sabri LAMOUCHI (FRA)

Match Facts

Brasilia

The construction of this ultra-modern city, situated in the centre of Brazil, began in 1956.

Estadio Nacional

  • Stadium nameEstadio Nacional
  • CityBrasilia
  • Year constructed2012
  • Overall capacity69349

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 26° CTemperature
  • 23 m/sWind
  • 48 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Howard WEBB
    England
    EnglandENG
  • Assistant Referee 1: Michael MULLARKEY (ENG)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Darren CANN (ENG)
  • Fourth official: Victor CARRILLO (PER)

Groups

Group C
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
COL
33009279
GRE
311124-24
CIV
310245-13
JPN
301226-41