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Navas-inspired Ticos win shootout, reach quarters

Keylor Navas emerged as the hero as Costa Rica beat Greece on penalties to move into the FIFA World Cup quarter-finals for the first time.

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Quotes

"This is a big, big result. Words can’t describe how I feel right now. It’s never easy playing with ten men, and even less so against opponents like that in a World Cup match," Jorge Luis Pinto, Costa Rica coach

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19:55
The penalty shoot-out is over.
19:54
(5 - 3) UMAÑA M. (Costa Rica) successfully converts the penalty!
19:53
(4 - 3) GEKAS (Greece) sees his penalty saved by the goalkeeper.
19:52
(4 - 3) CAMPBELL J. (Costa Rica) successfully converts the penalty!
19:51
(3 - 3) CHOLEVAS (Greece) successfully converts the penalty!
19:50
(3 - 2) GONZALEZ G. (Costa Rica) successfully converts the penalty!
19:50
(2 - 2) LAZAROS (Greece) successfully converts the penalty!
19:49
(2 - 1) RUIZ B. (Costa Rica) successfully converts the penalty!
19:48
(1 - 1) MITROGLOU (Greece) successfully converts the penalty!
19:47
(1 - 0) BORGES C. (Costa Rica) successfully converts the penalty!
19:46
The penalty shoot-out is about to begin.
19:38
The referee blows for the end of the second period of extra time.
19:38
120'+KATSOURANIS (Greece) is penalised after committing a foul.
19:38
120'+CHOLEVAS (Greece) swings in the corner.
19:37
120'+NAVAS K. (Costa Rica) blocks the shot.

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Match Facts

Recife

Recife is the capital of the state of Pernambuco, in the north-east of Brazil, and the centre of the country's fourth-largest metropolitan area - a conurbation of another 13 cities, including Olinda, with a population of 3.7 million.

Arena Pernambuco

  • Stadium nameArena Pernambuco
  • CityRecife
  • Year constructed2014
  • Overall capacity42610

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 28° CTemperature
  • 14 m/sWind
  • 73 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Benjamin WILLIAMS
    Australia
    AustraliaAUS
  • Assistant Referee 1: Matthew CREAM (AUS)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Hakan ANAZ (AUS)
  • Fourth official: Nawaf SHUKRALLA (BHR)