VIDEO: Keylor Navas’ save is Best of the Season in Spain
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Costa Rica
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VIDEO: Keylor Navas’ save is Best of the Season in Spain

L. Arias - June 27, 2017

Tico goalkeeper Keylor Navas continues his winning streak: the Spanish Football League, “La Liga,” has chosen one of his saves for Real Madrid as Best of the 2016-2017 Season.…

Keylor Navas, Real Madrid clinch La Liga title in Spain
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Keylor Navas, Real Madrid clinch La Liga title in Spain

L. Arias - May 22, 2017

Goalkeeper Keylor Navas became the first Costa Rican player to win a Spanish League championship following Real Madrid’s 2-0 victory against Malaga on Sunday. Real Madrid won…

VIDEO: Costa Rica’s Shirley Cruz helps put Paris into Champions League semifinals with golazo
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Costa Rica
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VIDEO: Costa Rica’s Shirley Cruz helps put Paris into Champions League semifinals with golazo

Michael Krumholtz - March 29, 2017

Shirley Cruz could well be on her way to a impressive third Champions League title. Her club Paris Saint-Germain beat Bayern Munich 4-0 in Wednesday's decisive quarterfinal game…

Costa Rica’s La Sele stays on World Cup track with 1-1 tie against Honduras
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica’s La Sele stays on World Cup track with 1-1 tie against Honduras

Michael Krumholtz - March 28, 2017

It's not the ideal result, but Costa Rica's 1-1 tie in Honduras keeps La Sele well on track to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.…

Costa Rican National Team to face former coach Jorge Luis Pinto at Gold Cup
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rican National Team to face former coach Jorge Luis Pinto at Gold Cup

L. Arias - March 8, 2017

Costa Rica’s National Team, or La Sele, landed in Group A of the upcoming 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup that will take place in the United States from July…

FIFA panel seeks lifetime ban for ex-Costa Rican football president Eduardo Li
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Corruption
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FIFA panel seeks lifetime ban for ex-Costa Rican football president Eduardo Li

AFP - February 15, 2017

FIFA's ethics watchdog is seeking a lifetime ban against two disgraced Central American former football executives, Guatemala's Brayan Jiménez and Costa Rican Eduardo Li, over bribery and…

Costa Rican footballer Álvaro Saborío suddenly retires due to ‘unfair insults’
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rican footballer Álvaro Saborío suddenly retires due to ‘unfair insults’

Michael Krumholtz - February 9, 2017

Just a month into his one-year contact with famed Costa Rican club Saprissa, forward Álvaro Saborío suddenly called it quits Thursday. In a revealing press conference, the 34-year-old…

Costa Rican footballer Bryan Ruíz wins CONCACAF Player of the Year Award
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Costa Rican footballer Bryan Ruíz wins CONCACAF Player of the Year Award

Michael Krumholtz - January 18, 2017

La Sele captain Bryan Ruíz was announced as the 2016 CONCACAF Player of the Year Wednesday after a fan and media vote chose the Tico as the…

Keylor Navas and Real Madrid tie 1-1 with rival Barcelona in dramatic Clásico
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Costa Rica
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Keylor Navas and Real Madrid tie 1-1 with rival Barcelona in dramatic Clásico

Michael Krumholtz - December 3, 2016

The top two teams in Spain's La Liga battled to a tense 1-1 draw Saturday in Barcelona's Camp Nou that saw a flurry of action in the…

Trio of Tico stars face off in suspenseful Champions League battle
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Costa Rica
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Trio of Tico stars face off in suspenseful Champions League battle

Michael Krumholtz - November 22, 2016

Costa Rica football's golden generation continues to make its global imprint on the sport. When Real Madrid's Keylor Navas and Sporting Clube de Portugal's Bryan Ruíz started Tuesday's Championship…