James Rodríguez


July 12, 1991
Cucata, Colombia

James Rodríguez (born July 12, 1991) is a Colombian footballer who plays for Real Madrid. He helped the Colombian team qualify themselves for the 2014 World Cup, which was their first World Cup in 16 years. He is also known as James.

He was the top scorer at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, with six gaols for Colombia. He also scored Colombia's last goal of the World Cup during the Brazil v Colombia quarterfinal game; after the game finished his team was unfortunately eliminated. The Germans that scored during their semi-final game against hosts Brazil was not enough for them to pass Rodriguez.

Ben and Toad's Contest

Rodriguez was announced as a contestant for season 6 after the Mid Ohio weekend. Originally he was going to be announced during Brickyard 400, but Maelle Ricker chose to announce the contestants the week after Hélio Castroneves' throttle problems.

He was chosen as a captain for the season 5 all star edition, announced on the NASCAR weekend in Watkins Glen.