Jul 4, 2014 at 9pm UK at ​Estadio Castelao, Fortaleza
Silva (7'), Luiz (68')
Silva (64'), Cesar (78')
FT(HT: 1-0)
Rodriguez (80' pen.)
Rodrgiuez (67'), Yepes (72')

James Rodriguez proud to make Colombia history

James Rodriguez of Colombia celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil round of 16 match between Colombia and Uruguay at Maracana on June 28, 2014
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Colombia star James Rodriguez says that he is proud to have fired his nation to their first ever World Cup quarter-final.

James Rodriguez has expressed his pride at firing Colombia to the quarter-finals of the World Cup for the first time in the nation's history.

The AS Monaco playmaker bagged a brace in Saturday's 2-0 victory over Uruguay as Jose Pekerman's side booked a maiden last-eight place.

Colombia will face Brazil in the next round on July 4, and Rodriguez warns that his teammates have acquired a taste for victory now.

"We're very happy because we are making history," Rodriguez, who leads the race for the tournament's Golden Boot with five goals, told FIFA.com.

"As a younger man, I always wanted to be here. That was a great dream of mine and we hope that we can make it far.

"It is a dream and we are making history and we want to do even more because this is a team that wants to win a lot."

Friday's clash with the host nation kicks off at 9pm.

Colombia's Argentinian coach Jose Pekerman reacts during a Group C football match between Colombia and Greece at the Mineirao Arena in Belo Horizonte during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 14, 2014
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