Serbia unveiled a blanketing defense and threw it all over Costa Rica in a 1-0 shutout in FIFA World Cup men’s soccer on June 17.
Neither team could dent the scoreboard in the first half.
Serbia avoided the brakes and shifted into victory gear via a 1-0 stretch over the final half.
June 17 was the time, and Aleksandar Kolarov was ready for it with 1 goal to push Serbia past Costa Rica 1-0 at Cosmos Arena. That performance played the prominent role in the matchup.