2 vs. 0
COL
URU
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#PICTURE #COL midfielder James Rodriguez celebrates scoring the 2-0 goal against #URU http://t.co/e1fY7xMENg

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FULL TIME: Colombia 2-0 Uruguay. They’re through to their first ever quarter final and will face Brazil. Thanks for joining us.
90+2'
Colombia close to running out comfortable victors tonight and two really good goals. Far from the drama of the earlier match.
90+1'
Foul by Cavani on Zuniga. More time being eaten up.
90'
Great run from Armero but it’s a really poor cross. Won’t be costly though. Three added minutes.
89'
Man of the match? You'd better believe it.
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James Rodriguez game in numbers: Goals: 2. Shots: 3. Chances created: 1. Take ons: 1. Tackles won: 2. #COL http://t.co/RYY0oMnpTJ

88'
Free kick Uruguay. Again Ospina comes out well to claim. Time running out for Uruguay.
87'
STAT: Colombia can become the fourth CONMEBOL team to win four successive World Cup matches following Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay. They will record their fourth win at the 2014 WC should they hang on to their lead, one more than they had in all their previous four World Cups combined (three).
86'
Cavani breaks again but the move peters out. Plenty back for Colombia. Martinez breaks but plays it all the way back.
Colombia Substitution
84'
 
James off for Ramos. Leaves to a standing ovation.
83'
Another good save by Ospina, this time tested by Cavani. Uruguay threatening.
82'
Godin held up by Guarin. Free kick but Ospina is out well to claim.
81'
A good save from Ospina. That would have set up a tight finish.
Colombia Substitution
80'
 
TEN MINUTES REMAINING: Guarin on for the excellent Cuadrado.
79'
Good save from Ospina to deny Pereira via a deflection.
78'
Uruguay missing Suarez?
Uruguay Yellow card

Colombia

Uruguay

77'
Lugano booked on the bench for showing disapproval about Armero going to ground.
76'
Cuadrado has enjoyed himself tonight.
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4 - Juan Cuadrado is the 1st player to provide four assists in a World Cup since Riquelme and Totti in 2006. Aces. http://t.co/OwlFRvErUx

75'
ATTEMPTS: Colombia 10-11 Uruguay
74'
Stuani shoots and forces Ospina to touch over. May have been looping in.
73'
Uruguay not lacking in industry but just no end product. They look devoid of ideas.
72'
Good ball from Cuadrado, just beyond Martinez.
71'
Dangerous cross from Cavani, well defended by Sanchez.
70'
James, influential for Colombia.
69'
Ramirez takes but it’s straight into the wall. It falls for Rodriguez but his effort deflects out for a corner. Cavani heads over the bar from a tight angle.
Colombia Substitution
68'
 
Rodriguez wins Uruguay a dangerous free kick. They must use this. Gutierrez off for Mejia for Colombia.
67'
 
Uruguay sub: Gonzalez off for Hernandez.
Uruguay Substitution
66'
KEY MAN: Juan Cuadrado
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Juan Cuadrado has now registered 4 assists in 4 games at the World Cup, more than any other player. #COL http://t.co/tlIalam1J8

65'
ATTEMPTS Colombia 10-6 Uruguay
64'
Cross from Cavani but it’s straight into the arms of Ospina. Poor from that range.
63'
Fine shot from Rodriguez and a really good save on the stretch from Ospina.
62'
James takes the corner, Uruguay clear through Pereira.
61'
Another foul on Cuadrado, this time by Ramirez. He’s been good for Colombia tonight. Zuniga forces a corner.
60'
Lovely run from Cuadrado and he’s taken out by Arevalo. Free kick.
59'
Player of the tournament?
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James Rodriguez chance conversion rate at the World Cup? 62.5%. Clinical. #COL http://t.co/Qp5RNJAA6t

58'
Shot from outside the box from Rios but it’s fairly comfortable for Ospina.
57'
Cavani has a little stab at James, seemed to step on his foot. Free kick but nothing else.
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James Rodriguez takes over top goalscorer with 5 goals with his 2nd against #URU. Fantastic #WorldCup for #COL No. 10 http://t.co/MjWhNv8RQ7

56'
James strikes low but it’s straight into the wall. He is human!
Uruguay Yellow card

Colombia

Uruguay

55'
 
Gutierrez taken late by Gimenez and that’s a yellow card.
54'
James in action.
Uruguay Substitution
53'
 
Uruguay subs: Forlan off for Stuani, Ramirez on for Pereira
Uruguay Substitution
52'
Uruguay will have to make changes soon. They have to respond and respond quickly.
51'
STAT: James Rodríguez is only the second Colombian to score twice in a World Cup match – after Jackson Martinez in their 4-1 win v Japan on June 24.
50'
If the opener was a stunning individual effort, that was a really well-worked team goal from Colombia.
Colombia Goal

Right Footed - Bottom Center

49'
 
GOAL Colombia! And it’s that man James again. It was a great cross from Armero and Cuadrado heads back across for James to tap home.
48'
Poor corner from Cuadrado, easily headed clear by Rios.
47'
Martinez wins a free kick and Yepes heads against Gimenez for a corner.
46'
No changes for either side as this half gets underway. Uruguay force an early corner.

#WorldCup update: #COL leads #URU 1-0 at halftime. Midfielder James Rodriguez had a pretty one! http://t.co/Xvz0kDwcAl

45'
We’re back underway here in Rio and Uruguay need to find something in the next 45 minutes or they’re on the way home.
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I think Arsene Wenger rather enjoyed that James Rodriguez goal for Colombia. #bbcworldcup http://t.co/DD2xmCrEgb

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HALF TIME: Colombia 1-0 Uruguay
45'
Just the one added minute here.
44'
Foul by Armero near the half way line. One more attacking chance for Uruguay. Poor ball from Rios.
43'
James puts Colombia ahead.
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Yepes accuses Forlan of stealing his shampoo. Forlan is furious. #COLvURU http://t.co/cknhIDd304

42'
Another good defensive block, this time from Zapata tracking Forlan’s ball to Cavani.
41'
Forlan tries to find Pereira in the box but Armero tracks him well and makes the clearance.
40'
Colombia happy to play keep ball as this half draws to a close.
38'
Pereira delivers the throw. Shot from Alvaro parried clear by Ospina. Decent save.
37'
Forlan barges Yepes. All getting a little feisty in the box…
36'
Now Cavani fouled himself. Free kick on the half way line. uruguay force a corner.
35'
ATTEMPTS: Colombia 6-2 Uruguay
34'
Zuniga fouled by Cavani and Aguilar has words with the striker. Just a free kick.
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CLASS: Colombia's James Rodriguez: Age: 22 World Cup Games: 4 Goals: 4 Assists: 4 http://t.co/vUNhUM8mzR

32'
Cavani takes but strikes it over the bar. Good chance gone.
31'
Rodriguez fouled on the edge of the box. Big opportunity for Uruguay.
30'
That forces Uruguay to come out of their shells a little more. Just what this game needed. Great cross Cavani to Rodriguez, great defending from Sanchez.
29'
James Rodríguez becomes the first player to score in the first four matches of a World Cup since Rivaldo (5 matches) and Ronaldo (4 matches) for Brazil in 2002. He becomes the first player to score in his first four World Cup matches since Christian Vieri in 1998.
28'
There hasn’t been a better goal this World Cup, that’s for sure! A goal to rival any of the greatest.
Colombia Goal

Left Footed - Top Left

27'
STUNNING GOAL JAMES! He chests it on the edge of the box ad unleashes and incredible volley that dips in off the bar.
25'
KEY PLAYER: Juan Cuadrado
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Juan Cuadrado has made a tidy start to the game - 7 passes attempted, 7 completed. #COL http://t.co/FoprAeUM8q

24'
Uruguay sitting very deep. The back three nowhere near the half way line.
23'
Swinging arm catches Aguilar but it’s accidental. He receives treatment and bounces back up.
22'
POSSESSION: Colombia 68%-32% Uruguay
21'
Cuadrado fouled again, this time by Pereira. Zuniga shoots well wide.
20'
Colombia force a corner. James tries to take a quick one but he’s pulled back. He delivers to Martinez but he gets no power in the header.
19'
Uruguay holding their positions well as Colombia try to play through them. All the ambition coming from Colombia.
18'
Dangerous ball to Cavani just runs away from him. Good run into space though.
17'
DANGEROUS ATTACKS: Colombia 5-4 Uruguay
16'
A long spell of possession for Colombia. James’ cross eventually headed clear.
15'
Another good run from Zuniga and he wants a free kick after running into Rios. Nothing given.
14'
Fairly cagey opening. No clear-cut chances as yet.
13'
Cavani finds Forlan but his shot from distance is well over the bar. Row z effort.
11'
Good drive from Zuniga dips in front of Muslera but he stops it comfortably
10'
Cavani flagged offside.
9'
POSSESSION: Colombia 81%-19% Uruguay
8'
Aguilar hacks down Sanchez. Free kick to Uruguay. Forlan swings it in, Martinez heads clear.
7'
Fierce drive from Cuadrado deflected over for a goal kick. Good start for Colombia.
6'
Surging run by Zuniga and a foul by Cavani draws a free kick. No card though.
5'
James takes and Muslera punches clear. Colombia play it back.
4'
Lovely early run from Cuadrado, caught by Pereira and he wins a dangerous free kick for Colombia.
3'
Good early attacking intent from Colombia, bossing the early possession.
2'
Hefty challenge by Cristian Rodriguez and the referee has a quiet word with him.
1'
Uruguay with a flat back three and two wing backs. Attacking.
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Brilliant. Look at them all! Fans of #URU holding up @luis16suarez masks tonight at the Maracana. #COL #LFC http://t.co/7OfrxgHJkz

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Colombia fans mock Luis Suarez prior to their countries game against Uruguay this evening #COL #URU http://t.co/3BZYrB8kul

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Referee Bjorn Kuipers blows the whistle to get us underway here in Rio. Brazil await the winners in the next round.
20.55
FIVE MINUTES TO KICK-OFF: Colombia have won as many games at this year’s World Cup (3) as they did in their previous 13 games in the competition (3). This is already Colombia’s most prolific World Cup in terms of goals scored (9 after 3 games).
20.50
STAT: Uruguay have scored in each of their last nine World Cup games – the last time they failed to find the net was against France on 11 June 2010.
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BREAKING: FIFA has reportedly asked Maracanã Stadium staff to confiscate Suarez masks & banners at #URU vs #COL. http://t.co/a2YCLyZ51e

20.45
Colombia have won as many games at this year’s World Cup (3) as they did in their previous 13 games in the competition (3). This is already Colombia’s most prolific World Cup in terms of goals scored (9 after 3 games).
20.40
James Rodriguez has scored three goals and delivered two assists in 225 minutes at this World Cup, an average of a goal / assist every 45 minutes. He’s already been involved in more goals than any other Colombian in World Cup history (5).
20.35
STAT: Colombia and Uruguay’s only previous World Cup encounter was in the group stages of the 1962 tournament; the Celeste won 2-1 despite Colombia opening the scoring. It is Colombia’s only previous game against a fellow South American team at the World Cup.
20.35
Jose Pekerman: "Managing to win three games makes us trust ourselves even more. We feel really confident. We have proved once again that Colombia are a very tight team. We think we will be difficult opponents for Uruguay. They have history and great players and experience and they never give up. They are very consistent, strong and with a lot of experience."
Colombia eager to face Suarez-less Uruguay

Watch the video Colombia eager to face Suarez-less Uruguay on Yahoo Eurosport UK. Colombia are without their start striker - but so are Uruguay at the World Cup in the last 16.

20.30
Oscar Tabarez: "To the fans, they, like us, are moved by the severity of this punishment [to Luis Suarez]: I want to let them know that we are hurt, but we desire more than ever to do well [against Colombia] and we will do our utmost."
Uruguay close ranks around Suarez

Watch the video Uruguay close ranks around Suarez on Yahoo Eurosport UK. Uruguay's Gaston Ramirez has come out in defence of Luis Suarez following the striker's alleged bite on Giorgio Chiellini.

20.25
So James Rodriguez and Mario Yepes slot straight back in after being rested from the start against Japan. Uruguay are obviously without talismanic forward Luis Suarez, who was sent home and banned from all international football for four months after biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini. Diego Forlan fills in for the Liverpool striker.
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BREAKING: This guy will make his debut for Uruguay vs Colombia tonight http://t.co/wmEruMzef2

20.20
TEAMS: Uruguay: Muslera, Godin (c), Pereira, Rodriguez, Forlan, Gimenez, Pereira, Arevalo, Gonzalez, Cavani, Caceres. /// Colombia: Ospina, Zapata, Yepes (c), Sanchez, Armero, Aguilar, Gutierrez, Rodriguez, Cuadrado, Zuniga, Martinez
20.15
The winner of this match will play Brazil, who earlier overcame Chile in a dramatic penalty shoot-out.
World Cup - Brazil survive Chile shootout to make quarter-finals

Brazil came through their last-16 match in breathtaking fashion as they beat Chile 3-2 in a penalty shootout in Belo Horizonte.

20.10
Hello and welcome to out LIVE match commentary of the round of 16 clash between Colombia and Uruguay from the Estadio do Maracana. Kick-off 21.00 BST.

Starting Line-ups

Colombia
Uruguay
    • 1
      Ospina
    • 7
      Armero
    • 3
      Yepes
    • 2
      Zapata
    • 18
      Zuñiga
    • 10
      Rodríguez
    • 6
      Sánchez
    • 8
      Aguilar
    • 11
      Cuadrado
    • 21
      Martínez
    • 19
      Gutiérrez
Team Manager:  José Pekerman
    • 21
      Cavani
    • 10
      Forlán
    • 20
      González
    • 17
      Arévalo Rios
    • 7
      Rodríguez
    • 16
      Maxi Pereira
    • 13
      Giménez
    • 3
      Godín
    • 22
      Cáceres
    • 6
      Álvaro Pereira
    • 1
      Muslera
Team Manager:  Oscar Tabarez
Goalkeepers
GOALKEEPERS
Goalkeepers G SAV GC GK FC FS Y R PEN Mins
D. Ospina 0 4 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 90
Defenders
DEFENDERS
Defenders G GA SHO TA CLR COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
M. Yepes 0 0 0 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 90
C. Zapata 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 90
J. Zuñiga 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 90
P. Armero 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 0 1 0 0 90
Midfielders
MIDFIELDERS
Midfielders G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
C. Sánchez 0 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 90
A. Aguilar 0 1 0 52 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 90
J. Rodríguez 2 0 2 32 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 85
J. Cuadrado 0 1 1 30 1 1 2 6 0 0 0 81
Forwards
FORWARDS
Forwards G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
J. Martínez 0 0 0 22 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 90
T. Gutiérrez 0 0 1 21 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 68
Goalkeepers
GOALKEEPERS
Goalkeepers G SAV GC GK FC FS Y R PEN Mins
F. Muslera 0 2 2 10 0 0 0 0 0 90
Defenders
DEFENDERS
Defenders G GA SHO TA CLR COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
M. Cáceres 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 90
Giménez 0 0 1 0 4 0 2 2 1 0 0 90
D. Godín 0 0 1 0 8 0 1 4 0 0 0 90
Maxi Pereira 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 3 0 0 0 90
Álvaro Pereira 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 53
Midfielders
MIDFIELDERS
Midfielders G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
C. Rodríguez 0 0 1 36 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 90
E. Arévalo Rios 0 0 0 28 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 90
Á. González 0 0 1 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 67
Forwards
FORWARDS
Forwards G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
E. Cavani 0 0 4 28 1 0 3 2 0 0 0 90
D. Forlán 0 0 1 17 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 53
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