Bryan Ruiz Gives Costa Rica Lead Over Italy With Perfect Header (GIF)

Bryan Ruiz brought Costa Rica a step closer to a second straight World Cup upset Friday afternoon, beating Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon with a textbook header in the 44th minute.

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Costa Rica, which already stunned Luis Suarez and Uruguay in its opening game of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, can clinch a spot in the knockout round for just the second time in its history with a win.

GIF via @myregularface

Thumbnail photo via Twitter/@EUDeporte

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