Looking back at the snowstorm soccer game

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Costa Rica defender Juan Diego Madrigal (6) falls in the snow as United States forward Herculez Gomez (9) looks for the ball in the second half at Dick's Sporting Goods Park. The United States won 1-0. Mandatory Credit: Byron Hetzler-USA TODAY Sports

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Costa Rican fans were outraged after a 1-0 loss to the United States in a March 22 game played in heavy snow in Commerce City, Colo. Costa Rica requested the match's suspension and filed a complaint with FIFA about the field conditions. The complaint was dismissed.

Take a look back at the snowy game that is the catalyst behind the drama revolving around tonight's World Cup qualifier match between Costa Rica and the United States.

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