• Costa Rica Coffee Guide

Costa Rica to meet Mexico in CONCACAF Nations League semifinal

April 15, 2021

The Costa Rica men’s national soccer team will face Mexico in Denver as part of the CONCACAF Nations League semifinals.

Empower Field at Mile High in Denver, Colorado, will host the semifinals and final of the regional tournament from June 3-6. The 76,000-seat stadium will be capped at under half capacity due to the coronavirus pandemic.

La Sele will face Mexico, and Honduras will face the United States on June 3. Three days later, the two winners will meet in the final, while the other two teams will participate in a third-place match.

Tickets for all games will go on sale to the general public on Monday, April 26, via Ticketmaster.

“The 2019 group stage was a huge success in delivering more competitive football for all men’s national teams across Concacaf. Now we can look forward to a great final four in the outstanding facility that is Denver’s Empower Field at Mile High, and to crowning a first ever Concacaf Nations League champion,” said Victor Montagliani, CONCACAF president. 

The Nations League began in September 2019, and Costa Rica qualified from a three-team group that contained Curaçao and Haiti. The final was originally scheduled for June 2020 but was postponed due to the pandemic.

Costa Rica hasn’t won a match since November 2019, a Nations League group stage game against Curaçao. The winless streak includes a 1-0 loss to Mexico in a March 30 friendly.

You may be interested

IDB approves $500 million loan for Costa Rica
Costa Rica
1 views
Costa Rica
1 views

IDB approves $500 million loan for Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - May 6, 2021

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) said Wednesday that it has approved two loans to Costa Rica totaling $500 million. "Costa…

Costa Rica coronavirus data for Wednesday, May 5
Costa Rica
19 views
Costa Rica
19 views

Costa Rica coronavirus data for Wednesday, May 5

The Tico Times - May 6, 2021

More than 1,100 people in Costa Rica are hospitalized with Covid-19, a new record, the Health Ministry said in its…

USA books Costa Rica friendly with eye to World Cup rhythm
Costa Rica
12 views
Costa Rica
12 views

USA books Costa Rica friendly with eye to World Cup rhythm

AFP - May 5, 2021

The United States men will face Costa Rica in a June 9 friendly, the US Soccer Federation said Wednesday, booking…