Fortaleza: Colombian star James Rodriguez claimed Spanish referee Carlos Velasco Carballo had been a decisive influence as his country's World Cup dreams ended with a 2-1 quarter-final defeat to Brazil on Friday. (Match highlights)
James extended his lead as the competition's top scorer with a penalty 10 minutes from time to register his sixth goal in five games. (Also read: Injured Neymar ruled out of FIFA World Cup)
However, by then the damage had already been done for Colombia as goals either side of half-time from Thiago Silva and David Luiz booked Brazil a semi-final meeting with Germany.