A giant bug landed on James Rodriguez after he scored

Saturday July 5th, 2014

Big congratulations to James Rodriguez for scoring Colombia's only goal against Brazil in yesterday's World Cup match, and bigger congratulations for not FREAKING OUT when this happened to him.

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After scoring a penalty kick in the 80th minute, Rodriguez noticed his new friend on his arm. Not only did he not scream and cry like I would have, he also seemed to welcome the insect's presence:

I think this officially makes James Rodriguez the only person who can say "_____ is my spirit animal" without being completely annoying.


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