Michael Steele

Italy vs. Costa Rica, 2014 World Cup: Ticos produce another upset

A first half goal from Bryan Ruiz has given Costa Rica their second major scalp of the 2014 World Cup -- this time they've beat Andrea Pirlo and Italy 1-0.

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England is eliminated from the World Cup

Here's a live look at how Queen Elizabeth II is reacting from Buckingham Palace

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Costa Rica stun Azzurri

Costa Rica's dream continues as they booked a place in the knockout stages with a stunning victory over Italy, knocking out England in the process.

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England eliminated after Italy slip-up

England's World Cup has come to a premature end after Italy lost 1-0 against Costa Rica.

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Emotions boiled over at halftime

After a first half that featured some hard tackles, a clear penalty against by Italy not called, and a late goal, tempers flared as the two teams left the pitch for the halftime break.

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Or maybe it was the heat and humidity.

Whatever the cause, there was no punishment in the form of cards for either team.

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Bryan Ruiz puts Costa Rica up 1-0 over Italy

Just before the break, Bryan Ruiz put Costa Rica up 1-0 over Italy with a terrific header.

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Gianluigi Buffon has forgotten how to drink

That's not how you drink fluids, Gianluigi.

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Paletta dropped for Italy, Costa Rica unchanged

Gabriel Paletta has been dropped from the Italy side, with Ignazio Ibate coming in to take his place, while Costa Rica stick with their formula that defeated Uruguay.

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