Colombia continue to impress as they defeated Uruguay 2-0 at the Estadio do Maracana on Saturday and punched their ticket to the quarterfinals.
James Rodriguez scored a brace in the mythic stadium where Uruguay won their second World Cup 64 years ago. He has taken Colombia to a place they have never been before. The man responsible for Colombia’s performance, manager Jose Pekerman, has also reached a milestone, as he has now accumulated nine World Cup matches without a loss, per MisterChip on Twitter.
Here are six things we learned from Colombia’s historic victory.