Are you ready for some fútbol?
Photos & Video
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Photos & Video
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Are you ready for some fútbol?

The Tico Times - November 8, 2017

From left to right, the Spanish Men's National Team's goalkeepers, Pepe Reina and David de Gea, midfielder Sergio Busquets, Spain's coach Julen Lopetegui, defender Sergio Ramos, and…

Catch me if you can
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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Catch me if you can

AFP - October 10, 2017

A Panamanian fan ran onto the field after her team classified for the 2018 World Cup by defeating Costa Rica 2-1 in Panama City on Oct. 10.…

PHOTOS: Panama defeats Costa Rica to qualify for its first World Cup
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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PHOTOS: Panama defeats Costa Rica to qualify for its first World Cup

Katherine Stanley - October 10, 2017

With Costa Rica's berth in the 2018 World Cup safe following its 1-1 draw last week against Honduras, much of the drama for Ticos watching tonight's match…

PHOTOS: Costa Rica clinches World Cup 2018 berth
La Sele
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La Sele
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PHOTOS: Costa Rica clinches World Cup 2018 berth

AFP and The Tico Times - October 7, 2017

It was looking grim for La Sele, but time was on Costa Rica's side in tonight's World Cup qualifier. Kendall Waston's header deep into injury time gave…

All together, boys
Photos & Video
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Photos & Video
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All together, boys

The Tico Times - October 4, 2017

The members of the Costa Rican Men's National Team, or La Sele, pray before a training session at the Alejandro Morera Soto Stadium in Alajuela on Wednesday. The team…

Costa Rica, The Quiz: Part II
Maeology
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Maeology
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Costa Rica, The Quiz: Part II

Shannon Farley - October 2, 2017

It's a big day for our "Maeology" column, which celebrates language and culture in Costa Rica: our first guest post! When Atenas-based writer and Tico Times reader…

Keylor: Costa Rica is ready to classify
La Sele
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La Sele
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Keylor: Costa Rica is ready to classify

AFP and The Tico Times - October 1, 2017

Recommended: The 5 greatest moments in Costa Rican soccer history Costa Rican goalie Keylor Navas, who tends the nets for Real Madrid as well as the Costa…

The 5 greatest moments in Costa Rican soccer history
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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The 5 greatest moments in Costa Rican soccer history

Katherine Stanley Obando and Adrián Obando - September 26, 2017

This article was originally published by Costa Rica Soccer Tours and is republished with their permission. Visit their Inside Costa Rica blog for more reflections on the Costa Rican…

PHOTOS: Costa Rica ties Mexico 1-1
FIFA
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FIFA
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PHOTOS: Costa Rica ties Mexico 1-1

Katherine Stanley - September 5, 2017

In the end, any soccer game comes down to a few key plays, mere seconds you want to scrub from your memory or cherish forever – but this…

Maybe Costa Rica really IS an island
La Sele
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La Sele
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Maybe Costa Rica really IS an island

Katherine Stanley - September 5, 2017

Ahh, the eternal debate: is Costa Rica an island? So many complex facets to consider. So many contiguous nations (ok, two) to ignore. The apparently controversial and…