• Costa Rica Real Estate

Ex-Uruguay star Gustavo Matosas will lead La Sele

October 10, 2018

Former Uruguay soccer star Gustavo Matosas has been appointed as the new coach of Costa Rica’s Men’s National Team, the country’s football federation announced on Tuesday.

The 51-year-old Matosas takes over from Oscar Ramírez, whose contract was not renewed after Costa Rica finished bottom of its group at the World Cup.

Matosas twice won the Mexican league in charge of León, while he guided Club America to the CONCACAF Champions League title in 2014-15.

Costa Rica was eliminated in the group stage in Russia with just one point, four years after the team made a surprise run to the quarter-finals of the 2014 World Cup.

Facebook Comments

You may be interested

TBT: An old Costa Rican coffee plantation
Throwback Thursday
3 views
Throwback Thursday
3 views

TBT: An old Costa Rican coffee plantation

Alejandro Zúñiga - August 22, 2019

This early 1900s photo shows a coffee plantation in Costa Rica. The photo was published as part of a 1914…

Authorities seize nearly a ton of marijuana, 100 kg of cocaine
Costa Rica
30 views
Costa Rica
30 views

Authorities seize nearly a ton of marijuana, 100 kg of cocaine

Alejandro Zúñiga - August 21, 2019

Costa Rican authorities confirmed Tuesday that they had seized nearly a metric ton of marijuana and arrested a foreigner near…

Costa Rica’s stricter gun laws pass second debate
Costa Rica
122 views
Costa Rica
122 views

Costa Rica’s stricter gun laws pass second debate

Alejandro Zúñiga - August 21, 2019

The Legislative Assembly approved in a second debate a reform to Costa Rica's gun laws which will impose stricter limits…

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!