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Costa Rican comeback undoes Uruguay

Three second-half goals saw Costa Rica come from a goal down to see off Group D rivals Uruguay 3-1, with Joel Campbell, Oliver Duarte and Marco Urena on target.

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Quotes

"It’s an important win for us and it gives us hope, though we haven’t won anything yet," Jorge Luis Pinto, Costa Rica coach.

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17:54
The final whistle sounds.
17:53
90'+ M. PEREIRA (Uruguay) is given his marching orders.
17:53
90'+M. PEREIRA (Uruguay) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on CAMPBELL J. (Costa Rica).
17:52
90'+BORGES C. (Costa Rica) takes a corner kick.
17:51
90'+M. PEREIRA (Uruguay) is penalised after committing a foul.
17:49
90'UREÑA M. (Costa Rica) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on D. GODIN (Uruguay).
17:49
90'A. HERNANDEZ (Uruguay) is ruled offside.
17:48
89'BARRANTES M. (Costa Rica) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on M. PEREIRA (Uruguay).
17:47
89' BARRANTES M. (in) comes off the bench to replace BOLAÑOS C. (out) (Costa Rica)
17:46
87'N. LODEIRO (Uruguay) swings in the corner.
17:45
87'M. CACERES (Uruguay) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on CAMPBELL J. (Costa Rica).
17:43
84' UREÑA M. (Costa Rica) scores!!
17:41
83'E. CAVANI (Uruguay) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
17:41
83' UREÑA M. (in) comes off the bench to replace RUIZ B. (out) (Costa Rica)
17:40
81' M. CACERES (Uruguay) is cautioned.

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Line-ups

Uruguay
UruguayURU
Costa Rica
Costa RicaCRC
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
60'
76'
60'
89'
(C) 83'
74'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
76'
89'
60'
83'
60'
74'
CoachCoach
Oscar TABAREZ (URU)Jorge Luis PINTO (COL)

Match Facts

Fortaleza

Although it was officially founded as a village in 1726, and would only become the capital of Ceará in 1799, Fortaleza (Portuguese for ‘fortress') owes its name to the period between 1637 to 1654, when it was controlled by the Dutch, who built the Schoonenborch Fort.

Estadio Castelao

  • Stadium nameEstadio Castelao
  • CityFortaleza
  • Year constructed1973
  • Overall capacity60342

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 30° CTemperature
  • 19 m/sWind
  • 58 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Dr. FELIX BRYCH
    Germany
    GermanyGER
  • Assistant Referee 1: Mark BORSCH (GER)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Stefan LUPP (GER)
  • Fourth official: Victor CARRILLO (PER)