1. Costa Rica Hires Astt. Valverde as New Coach

    Left with no coach just five months before the World Cup after Carlos Avedissian jetted for Puerto Rico, Costa Rica decided to hire from within and promote Amelia Valverde to coach...

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  2. Navas, Wambach named 2014 CONCACAF Players of the Year

    Miami (Tuesday, December 23, 2014) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) today named Costa Rica's Keylor Navas and Abby ...

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  3. Navas in Goal for Ticos vs. Uruguay

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  4. Surveillance Victim Keylor Navas Issues Statement

    The Real Madrid goalkeeper declares that he is prepared to take legal action after discovering he was being spied on by Costa Rican police...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 6 months ago 806 reads 0 comments

  5. Borges Gives Costa Rica Win over South Korea

    SEOUL, South Korea — Two goals from Celso Borges gave Costa Rica a 3-1 win over South Korea on Tuesday in a friendly...

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  6. Real Salt Lake's Alvaro Saborio Scores Goal in First Game Back with Costa Rica

    Alvaro Saborio translated his resurgence with Real Salt Lake to the world stage, scoring a goal in his first game back with Costa Rica in their 4-3 away win against Oman in Muscat to highlight Friday's international action among MLS players...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 7 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  7. Costa Rica Win Thrilling Friendly over Oman

    Costa Rica overcame Oman 4-3 in a friendly clash marrying attacking verve with shambolic defending in Muscat on Friday...

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  8. Oman V Costa Rica

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  9. Oviedo Withdraws from CR Squad, Will Have Operation

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  10. Oviedo to Have Another Operation

    Everton defender Bryan Oviedo faces yet another operation after feeling discomfort in the leg he broke in such gruesome fashion last January.....

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  11. Costa Rica Names Roster for Asia Friendlies

    CONCACAF.com SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (October 2, 2014) – Costa Rica head coach Paulo Cesar Wanchope unveiled Wednesday the names of 21 players selected for international friendlies at Oman and Korea Republic on October 10 and October 14, respectively...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 7 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  12. Ticos Soar to High Placing in World List

    One month on from the World Cup finals in Brazil, there is only one small change within the top 14 positions of the FIFA world rankings issued yesterday.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 8 months ago 44 reads 0 comments

  13. Jorge Luis Pinto Quits Costa Rica After 'sleeping with the Enemy'

    The Costa Rica coach, Jorge Luis Pinto, has resigned his position with the World Cup quarter-finalists because he was refused the right to choose his own backroom staff...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 9 months ago 113 reads 0 comments

  14. Pinto Calls Time as Costa Rica Coach

    Costa Rica coach Jorge Luis Pinto announced on Thursday that he was parting company with the Central American side after a break down in talks with the national federation...

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  15. Pinto Resigns from Costa Rica Post

    BREAKING NEWS: Costa Rica coach Jorge Luis Pinto, who impressed so much during the World Cup, has quit his post...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 9 months ago 30 reads 1 comments

  16. What the Future Holds for Costa Rica's World Cup Star Keylor Navas

    Keylor Navas became Costa Rica's hero in Brazil. His saves, leadership and courage were fundamental for the team. Beyond that, it's time for Navas to dream big because his World Cup performance gives him that privilege...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 10 months ago 2,768 reads 1 comments

  17. Navas: We Leave with Our Heads Held High

    Costa Rican international goalkeeper, Keylor Navas was gutted following his side's 2014 World Cup quarterfinal loss to Holland on Saturday evening, losing on penalties, but the Levante stopper was proud of how they represented the country...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 10 months ago 66 reads 0 comments

  18. Surprise Package Costa Rica Provided Thrills and a Bit of Panic

    Costa Rica were the surprise package of the 2014 World Cup. They also threatened to upset the applecart. Only once in tournament history had a CONCACAF nation progressed into the ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 10 months ago 2,137 reads 9 comments

  19. Costa Rica Can Take Plenty of Positives from 2014 World Cup in Brazil

    This is just the beginning of a bright future for Costa Rica after Jorge Luis Pinto took them to the quarterfinals for the first time in their history...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 10 months ago 2,680 reads 3 comments

  20. Costa Rica 'Worried' by Robben Diving

    Costa Rica coach Jorge Luis Pinto says Netherlands winger Arjen Robben must be punished if he dives during Saturday's World Cup quarter-final in Salvador.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 10 months ago 82 reads 0 comments

  21. Key Battles That Will Shape Costa Rica's Clash with Netherlands

    Costa Rica have amazed the world after holding off teams as powerful as England and Italy. Now, Los Ticos want to surprise the Netherlands...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 10 months ago 1,539 reads 1 comments

  22. Costa Rica's Dream World Cup Could Outshine Previous Shock Successes

    One of the biggest successes of the 2014 FIFA World Cup has been that of CONCACAF side Costa Rica, who upset the odds in qualifying from Group D and have since made it through to the last eight...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 10 months ago 15,930 reads 46 comments

  23. Costa Rica Coach Jorge Luis Pinto Follows Jose Mourinho Style

    Costa Rica's fairytale run to their first ever World Cup quarter-final owes a lot to the coaching philosophy of Portugal's 'Special One' Jose Mourinho, admits their Colombian coach Jorge Luis Pinto...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 10 months ago 742 reads 2 comments

  24. Costa Rica GK Hero Keylor Navas Nursing Injury Ahead of World Cup Quarter Final

    The 27-year-old stopper has been a standout performer at the tournament and was decisive in the shootout win over Greece earlier this week...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 10 months ago 2,460 reads 0 comments

  25. Costa Rica Kit in Short Supply as Lotto Struggles to Meet Demand

    Costa Rica's World Cup success has proved an unexpected bonus for Lotto Sport Italia. The private sportswear firm has seen sales of Costa Rica shirts rise 20-fold as Los Ticos qualified ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 months ago 801 reads 0 comments