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Costa Rica's Cinderella Story a Tale of Goalkeeping, Guts and Preparation

BR - For manager Jorge Luis Pinto, Costa Rica's upset of Italy was eight years in the making.

Back in 2006, as the Azzurri were making their way through the rounds of that summer’s World Cup, the then-53-year-old watched on in awe as Andrea Pirlo carved open team after team and bolstered his stature as one of the preeminent ball-distributors of his generation.

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no_more_heroes3142d ago

The minnows in a group of supposed former champions showing them all how its done!

Cost Rica doing CONCACAF proud. Although to be fair, most of the CONCACAF teams have been doing well.