Costa Rica Beats Italy 1×0, Knocking England Out: Daily

By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Costa Rica beat Italy 1-0 this afternoon (June 20th) at the Arena Pernambuco to qualify for the second round in one of the most shocking storylines in recent World Cup history. Drawn in the supposed Group of Death alongside former world champions Italy, England and Uruguay, successive victories over first Uruguay and now the 2006 winners have booked their passage safely through to the final sixteen.

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