Down and out
Soccer
2145 views
Soccer
2145 views

Down and out

The Tico Times - March 1, 2018

After an embarrasing 1-5 loss to América last week in the first of two matches to determine which team would win a spot in the CONCACAF Champions…

A great night for a little footy
Tico Times Pic of the Day
1215 views
Tico Times Pic of the Day
1215 views

A great night for a little footy

Katherine Stanley - February 27, 2018

The moon rises over the Universitario Stadium in Monterrey, Mexico before the start of the CONCACAF Champions League football match between Mexico's Tigres and Costa Rica's Herediano,…

Panama firm pleads guilty in FIFA corruption scandal
FIFA
1504 views
FIFA
1504 views

Panama firm pleads guilty in FIFA corruption scandal

AFP - February 22, 2018

NEW YORK – A Panamanian company that imports and exports soccer uniforms pleaded guilty on Wednesday in New York to bribing the former president of Costa Rica's…

Heredia ties Mexico’s Tigres in dramatic Champions match
Soccer
1563 views
Soccer
1563 views

Heredia ties Mexico’s Tigres in dramatic Champions match

AFP - February 21, 2018

Costa Rica's Club Sport Herediano made jaws drop when, after reaching the 90th minute down 0-2, it managed to pull off a 2-2 draw with Mexico's Tigres…

Costa Rica’s best surfers look to the 2020 Olympics
Surf's up
2335 views
Surf's up
2335 views

Costa Rica’s best surfers look to the 2020 Olympics

Ellen Zoe Golden - February 9, 2018

Ever since the Olympic committee announced that surfing would be included in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Costa Rican athletes in the sport have recast their competitive goals…

Cycling: 12 riders caught taking EPO in Costa Rican race
sports
3725 views
sports
3725 views

Cycling: 12 riders caught taking EPO in Costa Rican race

AFP - February 1, 2018

PARIS, FRANCE – Twelve cyclists, including the race winner, tested positive for the banned blood booster EPO during last month's Tour of Costa Rica, the Union Cicliste…

Summer soccer in San José
Tico Times Pic of the Day
2483 views
Tico Times Pic of the Day
2483 views

Summer soccer in San José

Katherine Stanley - December 20, 2017

As Christmas draws nigh and the sun smiles on Chepe, many kids and grownups alike are lacing up their sneakers and cleats. Here, a boy and his…

Will Pinto return to the World Cup?
World Cup 2018
2081 views
World Cup 2018
2081 views

Will Pinto return to the World Cup?

Noe Leiva / AFP - November 9, 2017

Under the guidance of head coach Jorge Luis Pinto – famed in Costa Rica for leading La Sele to World Cup glory in 2014 – Honduras will…

Are you ready for some fútbol?
Photos & Video
20614 views
Photos & Video
20614 views

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…

Football legend Dave Rimington: ‘There’s a lot to like about Costa Rica’
The World in Costa Rica
4533 views
The World in Costa Rica
4533 views

Football legend Dave Rimington: ‘There’s a lot to like about Costa Rica’

Todd Staley - October 25, 2017

Unless you are a hardcore fan of American football, the name Dave Rimington may not immediately ring a bell. Offensive lineman, especially centers, don’t usually get the…