Costa Rican Happy Hour #7: The ultimate World Cup playlist
Happy Hour
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Happy Hour
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Costa Rican Happy Hour #7: The ultimate World Cup playlist

Katherine Stanley - June 15, 2018

Today’s Friday Happy Hour tune is No me visto para vos (I don’t dress for you) by local Costa Rican pop independent band Los Waldners.

Our special World Cup print edition is here!
The Tico Times
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The Tico Times
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Our special World Cup print edition is here!

Katherine Stanley - June 15, 2018

Our latest print edition is available now, with a special World Cup supplement that includes a guide to watching the tournament, features on Costa Rican football history, and…

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…

OMG it’s Keylor Navas
Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Tico Times Pic of the Day
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OMG it’s Keylor Navas

The Tico Times - June 13, 2018

An official took time out to pose for a photo with Costa Rican star goalie Keylor Navas at Pulkovo Airport in Saint Petersburg on June 12, 2018,…

Fancy suits? Check. Game face? On
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Uncategorized
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Fancy suits? Check. Game face? On

Katherine Stanley - June 13, 2018

Welcome to Russia, boys. Let's do this. La Sele touched down at Pulkovo Airport in Saint Petersburg yesterday ahead of the World Cup. Their first match, against…

Belgium defeats Costa Rica 4-1
La Sele
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La Sele
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Belgium defeats Costa Rica 4-1

Katherine Stanley - June 11, 2018

Costa Rica's Men's National Team hoped for a strong showing against Belgium in its final international friendly before the 2018 World Cup. However, it was not to…

In 2014, oddsmakers expected Costa Rica would not score a single goal
Sloth kong
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Sloth kong
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In 2014, oddsmakers expected Costa Rica would not score a single goal

Katherine Stanley - June 11, 2018

In preparing for the 2018 World Cup, we came across this Tico Times story published just before the 2014 tournament in Brazil. It's a good reminder that…

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…

Rashford shines as England cruises past Costa Rica
La Sele
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La Sele
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Rashford shines as England cruises past Costa Rica

Kieran Canning / AFP - June 7, 2018

Marcus Rashford staked his claim to start England's World Cup campaign with a stunning strike in a 2-0 victory over Costa Rica in a friendly in Leeds…

God save our gracious Queen (and San Keylor too)
Tico Times Pic of the Day
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Tico Times Pic of the Day
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God save our gracious Queen (and San Keylor too)

Katherine Stanley - June 7, 2018

Just thirty minutes to game time: England will host the Costa Rican National Team at Elland Road, Leeds, at 1 pm today Costa Rican time. The match…