A FIFA panel decided Friday to ban Eduardo Li for life for his role in the widespread bribery and corruption scandal.
Bryan Solano, a 19-year-old pitcher from Limón, will be the first Tico player signed to a Major League contract in eight years.
Costa Rican captain Shirley Cruz scored a beautiful goal to help send her club Paris Saint-Germain into the semifinals of Europe’s Champions League tournament.
Costa Rica came back to earn a 1-1 tie at Honduras on Tuesday to stay near the top of World Cup qualifying play.
La Sele’s two early wins in the final stage of World Cup qualifying have given it a two-point advantage over Mexico heading into Friday’s match at the famed Estadio Azteca.
Tico athlete Laurens Molina won the wheelchair edition of the Los Angeles Marathon on Sunday with a time of 1:37:21.
The new La Sele list has four new names: three from Costa Rica’s champion Deportivo Saprissa, and one from the MLS’s DC United.
Costa Rica and Honduras will play the Gold Cup’s Group B inaugural match on July 7 at the Red Bull Arena in New Jersey.
The 34-year-old Saprissa forward retired after just a month with the team, citing too many insults from fans and media directed at him and his family.
Numerous Costa Rican footballers were awarded Wednesday with the CONCACAF’s annual awards, including captain Bryan Ruíz who was named the region’s Player of the Year.