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Costa Rica Manager Jorge Luis Pinto Reacts to Joel Campbell Being Denied Penalty

RECIFE, BRAZIL - JUNE 20:  Head coach Jorge Luis Pinto of Costa Rica speaks with the fourth official during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica at Arena Pernambuco on June 20, 2014 in Recife, Brazil.  (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
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Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterJune 20, 2014

Football managers are usually convinced that the referees have done them no favours, but not all of them react like Jorge Luis Pinto.

The Costa Rica coach's hands suddenly seemed to start working independently of his body when Joel Campbell was denied a penalty late in the first half. 

Most thought it was a clear penalty, but you can judge for yourself here.


[Samuel Luckhurst, Twitter]

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