Just 90 minutes into his World Cup campaign and James Rodriguez has already graced Brazil with all his class. In Los Cafeteros first match, the Monégasque playmaker was a constant threat (6 shots / 3 on target), and started the move for the second goal from his corner, before finishing the scoring himself.
"I'm very happy to have won this match and I'm happy to have scored. For me, it's a dream come true. Now we have two more tough games coming up and we have to maintain the same attitude and desire," he told FIFA's official website.
The three-goal win is the biggest Colombian World Cup win in history having only ever won by two goals (2-0 v the UAE in 1990 and Switzerland in 1994)
Colombia's next game is against Cote d'Ivoire on 19 June at 18:00 CET in Brasilia. It's a crucial match for the Colombians who will be automatically qualified for the second round with a win. It would be the first time since 1990 that Colombia made the second round.
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