Costa Rica vs. Uruguay in GIFs

The Central Americans shock the South Americans

Another touted side, Uruguay, played its first game against CONCACAF’s Costa Rica. Los Ticos are considered also-rans in this Group of Death II. But the experts don’t know the Soccer Gods, do they? See the GIFiest moments from Estadio Castelão in Forteleza.

ref2
You talkin’ to me?

CR_Tackle
Yeltsin Tejeda—named after Brois Yeltsin—goes in for the drunked tackle.

handball
Costa Rica’s Junior Diaz gets warm and cuddly with Diego Lugano. Penal!

 

penalty kick
Edinson Cavani coverts the penal.

 

save
Diego Forlan’s shot is deflected and Keylor Navas has to streeeetch.

yellowcard
Lugano sends a little message to Joel Campbell.

Costa Goal
Joel Campbell whips in the equalizer.

 

salute
A turkey in the oven.

 

yellowcard2
This is the Uruguay of old.

 

suarez
Suarez looks like he’s gonna shed some tears, like last week of the season for Liverpool.

 

Pereira_Red
That really is the Uruguay of old. Red card, the first of the tournament, for for Maxi Pereira.

 

CRCFanReaction
Ticos fans celebrate. They deserve to. Costa Rica 3, Uruguay 1.

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