Costa Rica fans descend on Saint Petersburg
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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Costa Rica fans descend on Saint Petersburg

Katherine Stanley - June 22, 2018

A sea of red, white and blue, along with plenty of blue, yellow and green, brightened Saint Petersburg as the National Teams of Brazil and Costa Rica…

Costa Rica, Brazil battle rumors of tension and injury before high-stakes matchup
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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Costa Rica, Brazil battle rumors of tension and injury before high-stakes matchup

AFP and The Tico Times - June 19, 2018

The stakes couldn't be higher: if Costa Rica loses to its opponent on Friday, it will be out of the World Cup. That opponent? Just an up-and-coming…

Download printable Sloth Kong World Cup brackets
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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Download printable Sloth Kong World Cup brackets

Katherine Stanley - June 19, 2018

Ready to keep track of the World Cup results? Eager for a little ray of Sloth Kong on the wall of your home or office? (His smile…

Serbia defeats Costa Rica 1-0 at the 2018 World Cup
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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Serbia defeats Costa Rica 1-0 at the 2018 World Cup

Katherine Stanley - June 17, 2018

The early-morning Father's Day gift many Ticos had been hoping for did not materialize this morning: despite a wide-open first half, Costa Rica was dominated by Serbia…

Costa Rican artist Elizabeth Argüello designed a Google doodle for Sunday
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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Costa Rican artist Elizabeth Argüello designed a Google doodle for Sunday

The Tico Times - June 17, 2018

The Costa Rican artist and muralist Elizabeth Argüello designed the Google doodle (logo) for Sunday's World Cup match against Serbia, the daily La Nación reported. For the design she decided…

San Keylor takes off
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Soccer
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San Keylor takes off

Katherine Stanley - June 17, 2018

Keylor Navas takes flight to punch away a corner kick during the first half of Costa Rica's opening World Cup match against Serbia. The match remains scoreless…

A guide to watching the World Cup in Costa Rica
Soccer
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Soccer
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A guide to watching the World Cup in Costa Rica

Elizabeth Lang - June 14, 2018

What a time to celebrate: Costa Rica is preparing for its fifth World Cup. On this occasion, scheduling may damper the celebrations somewhat – two of the…

World Cup 2018: Two Costa Rican fans travel to La Sele’s rival countries
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018: Two Costa Rican fans travel to La Sele’s rival countries

Elizabeth Lang - June 9, 2018

How can one project capture the excitement surrounding the World Cup; the love Costa Ricans feel for their National Team, La Sele; a deep dive into the…

Clarín: Keylor is a superhero, and La Sele is our army
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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Clarín: Keylor is a superhero, and La Sele is our army

Katherine Stanley - May 3, 2018

"Keylor Navas is flying again. Fast, astute, impeccable." So begins a story in the Argentinean daily Clarín, headlined "Real Madrid found a superhero in Central America." Author…

It’s coming…
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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It’s coming…

Katherine Stanley - April 12, 2018

Left to right, Costa Rica's National Men's Soccer Team Coach Oscar Ramírez; Minister of Foreign Affairs Manuel González; Costa Rican Football Federation (FEDEFUTBOL) President Rodolfo Villalobos; and…