James Rodriguez Reacts to Winning World Cup Golden Boot

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And emotional video of Colombian soccer star James Rodriguez reacting to winning the World Cup Golden Boot has leaked.

Jul 15, 2014 | 11:50 AM

Germany might've won the FIFA World Cup, but James Rodriguez is the tournament's biggest winner. 

The 23-year-old Colombian forward was the top goal scorer, with six goals in five games, besting Germany's Thomas Mueller and Argentina's Lionel Messi. (Colombia exited the World Cup in the quarterfinals stage after losing 2-1 to Brazil.)

YouTube channel ComuTricolorTV posted a raw video of James watching the last moments of Sunday's final between Germany and Argentina, and the moment when the final whistle meant he'd become the first Colombian player to ever win the Golden Boot.    

James then took to Twitter to thank God, and all of those who had helped to make it possible:

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