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03-22-2013, 11:26 PM
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You have to give Costa Rica props there...most teams down 1-0 in those conditions would be looking for a way to get out of the game (and one was there for the taking), but they wanted to finish the game.

Didn't work out for them, but I admire their desire to finish what they started. Also huge props to the crew in Denver for getting the field conditions into playable condition somehow. The refs made a mistake by having the game played, but it's next to impossible to re-schedule qualifiers so I understand why.

The decision to put a game in Denver at this time of the season is...weird...but then again we have a huge game coming up at Estadia Azteca (altitude: 7,200 feet) on Tuesday so I'm assuming the altitude had everything to do with it.

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