Costa Rica parts company with head coach Oscar Ramírez
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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…

Costa Rica ties Switzerland 2-2, heads for World Cup exits
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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Costa Rica ties Switzerland 2-2, heads for World Cup exits

Katherine Stanley - June 27, 2018

At least we scored. It's not the silver lining Costa Ricans were hoping for when their 2018 National Team, full of veterans of La Sele's extraordinary run…

World Cup fever comes at a cost for soccer-loving Latin American fans
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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World Cup fever comes at a cost for soccer-loving Latin American fans

AFP - June 26, 2018

The chance to see the likes of Lionel Messi or Neymar in the flesh as well as take in the sights of Russia has seen tens of…

Brazil knocks Costa Rica out of World Cup after hard-fought game
World Cup 2018
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World Cup 2018
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Brazil knocks Costa Rica out of World Cup after hard-fought game

AFP and Tico Times - June 22, 2018

Philippe Coutinho and Neymar scored in injury time as Brazil beat Costa Rica 2-0 to edge towards the last 16 of the World Cup on Friday despite another unconvincing performance.…

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…

US, Mexico and Canada win race to host 2026 World Cup
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World Cup 2026
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US, Mexico and Canada win race to host 2026 World Cup

Guy Jackson / AFP - June 13, 2018

The United States, Mexico and Canada will host the 2026 World Cup after easily beating underdogs Morocco in a vote of FIFA member nations in Moscow on…

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,…

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
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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…

Ready for Costa Rica
La Sele
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La Sele
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Ready for Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - June 7, 2018

England's National Men's Football Team is hours away from hosting the Costa Rican National Team at Elland Road, Leeds. The match is one of two remaining international…