World Cup 2014: Mexican fans devasted by team’s loss

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It has been a dramatic day of late goals in the World Cup’s round of 16. The Netherlands and Costa Rica have advanced.
Mexico dominated the Netherlands, and for a moment it looked like they were going to win, but a late goal in the final minutes tied the game. Then a foul against the Netherlands gave them a free kick in the final seconds.

They scored and knocked out Mexico with a 2-1 win. Costa Rica played Greece as was up 1-0 but a late goal in the 90th minute tied the game. In the end it all came down to penalty kicks. Greece missed and Costa Rica goes on. The final score 5-3.

CCTV’s Joel Richards reports from Rio De Janerio and Franc Contreras gets us the reaction from Mexico City.

 

Mexican fans devasted by team\'s loss

Mexican fans devasted by team\'s loss

It has been a dramatic day of late goals in the World Cup's round of 16. The Netherlands and Costa Rica have advanced. Mexico dominated the Netherlands, and for a moment it looked like they were going to win, but a late goal in the final minutes tied the game. Then a foul against the Netherlands gave them a free kick in the final seconds. They scored and knocked out Mexico with a 2-1 win. Costa Rica played Greece as was up 1-0 but a late goal in the 90th minute tied the game. In the end it all came down to penalty kicks. Greece missed and Costa Rica goes on. The final score 5-3. CCTV's Joel Richards reports from Rio De Janerio and Franc Contreras gets us the reaction from Mexico City.
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