Thursday 25 December 2014

England fans reacting on twitter as Costa Rica knock them out of World Cup

Published 20/06/2014 | 18:37

Costa Rica's head coach Jorge Luis Pinto, left, celebrates after winning 1-0 against Italy in the group D World Cup soccer match between Italy and Costa Rica at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil, Friday, June 20, 2014.  (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Costa Rica's head coach Jorge Luis Pinto, left, celebrates after winning 1-0 against Italy in the group D World Cup soccer match between Italy and Costa Rica at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil, Friday, June 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Costa Rica's coach Jorge Luis Pinto (L) celebrates with a teammate after winning their 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match against Italy at the Pernambuco arena in Recife June 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)
A fan of Costa Rica celebrates at the end of their 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match against Italy
Costa Rica's team huddle as they celebrate after winning their 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match against Italy
Bryan Ruiz of Costa Rica celebrates scoring his team's opener
Bryan Ruiz of Costa Rica celebrates scoring his team's first goal
Head coach Cesare Prandelli of Italy looks on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Mario Balotelli of Italy looks on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Italian soccer team fans watch as their team plays against the Costa Rican team as they watch on the screen setup at the Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest during on Copacabana beach
Joel Campbell of Costa Rica falls after a challenge by Giorgio Chiellini (L) and Andrea Barzagli of Italy during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Bryan Ruiz of Costa Rica celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Mario Balotelli of Italy reacts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Bryan Ruiz of Costa Rica scores his team's first goal on a header during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Mario Balotelli of Italy holds the ball and gestures twoard Giancarlo Gonzalez and Michael Umana of Costa Rica during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Costa Rica players celebrate after Bryan Ruiz scored their team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Joel Campbell of Costa Rica appeals for a penalty as Daniele De Rossi, Andrea Barzagli and Giorgio Chiellini of Italy react during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Bryan Ruiz of Costa Rica scores his team's first goal on a header past Gianluigi Buffon of Italy during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Joel Campbell of Costa Rica battles for the ball with Giorgio Chiellini and Daniele De Rossi of Italy during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Mario Balotelli of Italy attempts a goal as Oscar Duarte of Costa Rica gives chase during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Fanny Neguesha, fiancee of Mario Balotelli of Italy, looks on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica
Italian soccer team fans watch as their team plays against the Costa Rican team as they watch on the screen setup at the Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest during on Copacabana beach
Mario Balotelli of Italy controls the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Italy and Costa Rica

England fans have been reacting on twitter to Costa Rica's stunning 1-0 win over Italy which sneds Roy Hodgson's team out of the competition.

Costa Rica led the Italians 1-0 at half time thanks to Bryan Ruiz's header and the minnows advance to the last 16 as Italy couldn't fashion an equaliser.

Here are the pick of the tweets

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