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Watch: Fans joy over glimpse of Colombia legends Higuita and Valderrama

Former World Cup teammates spotted enjoying their country’s 3-0 thrashing of Poland.

Watch: Fans joy over glimpse of Colombia legends Higuita and Valderrama

The Colombian duo stole the show in Kazan.

Radamel Falcao, James Rodriguez and Juan Quintero may have starred on the pitch in the 3-0 win over Poland, but it was two countrymen of an older vintage that last night set football fans reminiscing about the old days.

It was a day that showcased the very best of Colombia wonderful support.

Rene Higuita and Carlos Valderrama, who starred together for Colombia at the World Cup in Italy 28 years ago, were spotted in the stands enjoying their country’s comprehensive win to the delight of football fans of all ages.

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The pair were instantly recognisable, with fans commenting on how their hairstyles had barely changed almost three decades.

Here’s how Twitter reacted to the sighting of the two legends…

 

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