Cheeky little backheel from Cuadrado gives James “Hames” Rodriguez the chance to make it 3-0.
And Colombia go 2-1 up
A corner is flicked on by Sanchez, and Teo Gutierrez fires home from point blank range.
And almost straight away Salpingidis goes into the book for a clumsy challenge, giving us a Geiger count of three. He’s then replaced by Fetfatzidis.
Sokiratis becomes the first Greek to go into referee Mark Geiger’s book for a challenge from behind.
A fairly open game, even before the goal, as Greece look to improve on their previously poor World Cup record. Fouls aplenty, with most of the Greek ones being unpunished, but the Colombian ones usually resulting in the free kicks.
The goal came after a great dummy from James Rodriguez, but took a deflection off Manolos, and squeezed past the keeper. Manolos’ body language suggested he was blaming the keeper…
Better late than never.. Columbia lead 1-0 thanks to an early goal from left back Pablo Armera