Attending the Apertura: Watching a first-division Costa Rican soccer match the right way
Soccer
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Soccer
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Attending the Apertura: Watching a first-division Costa Rican soccer match the right way

Alejandro Zúñiga - August 20, 2018

Drums beat, a cluster of rowdy fans dances nonstop, and the concrete stands shake. The World Cup may be over, but Costa Rica’s passion for soccer never…

No more Messi? Lionel Messi left out of Argentina squad for friendlies
Argentina
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Argentina
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No more Messi? Lionel Messi left out of Argentina squad for friendlies

AFP - August 17, 2018

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina—Barcelona star Lionel Messi was left out of the first post-World Cup Argentina squad announced on Friday ahead of four upcoming friendlies. The move was…

New interim coach for La Sele: former defender Ronald González
La Sele
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La Sele
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New interim coach for La Sele: former defender Ronald González

AFP and Tico Times - August 1, 2018

Former defender Ronald González was named the new interim coach for Costa Rica’s national men's soccer team on Wednesday. He’ll lead the team for two friendly matches…

Men’s sub-21 soccer team face Honduras in must-win match today, women sweep group stage
2018 Central American and Caribbean Games
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2018 Central American and Caribbean Games
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Men’s sub-21 soccer team face Honduras in must-win match today, women sweep group stage

Alexander Villegas - July 24, 2018

Costa Rica’s sub-21 men’s soccer team faces Honduras at 3 p.m. today in a must-win game to advance to the knockout stage of the 2018 Central American…

Costa Rica parts company with head coach Oscar Ramírez
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Soccer
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Costa Rica parts company with head coach Oscar Ramírez

AFP - July 5, 2018

The Costa Rican Football Federation (FEDEFUT) has parted ways with coach Oscar Ramírez after a disappointing World Cup showing. "Oscar Ramírez will not continue as coach; his…

President of Panama seeks ideas in Costa Rica to boost football back home
Soccer
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Soccer
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President of Panama seeks ideas in Costa Rica to boost football back home

AFP - May 10, 2018

The president of Panama, Juan Carlos Varela, visited the facilities of the Costa Rican Football Federation (Fedefut) on Tuesday in search of inspiration to build a similar…