Pinto testified through a video conference before a court, as part of a defamation proceeding brought by Navas, Bryan Ruiz and Celso Borges.
Keylor Navas allegedly planned to lose games to force the dismissal of coach Jorge Luis Pinto.
Pinto, a 67-year-old Colombian who led Costa Rica to the quarter-finals of the 2014 World Cup, was the UAE's fourth coach since January 2019.
Jorge Luis Pinto, best known for leading Costa Rica to the World Cup quarterfinals, is set to take over the United Arab Emirates national team
The 11 best quotes from Jorge Luis Pinto’s explosive final press conference as Costa Rica’s head coach
"I slept with the enemy," Pinto said, describing the final year and a half of his tenure with the Costa Rican Football Federation (Fedefut).
Following historic World Cup performance, coach Jorge Luis Pinto decides to leave Costa Rica national team
Jorge Luis Pinto will not coach again for the Ticos. After leading Costa Rica to its greatest World Cup performance ever, Pinto now will seek out other opportunities in the Americas.
Jorge Luis Pinto meeting with Costa Rican Football Federation this week to determine future with Ticos
After a brief trip back to his native Colombia, Jorge Luis Pinto is back in Costa Rica to determine his future.
Thieves stole personal documents, an iPad, cash and other items from the car of Jorge Luis Pinto, the head coach of Costa Rica's national team, in the capital on Monday night.
Most rich countries are creating unhealthy, dangerous and harmful conditions for children around the world, according to a report by Unicef's Innocenti Research Center,...
According to data from the Directorate of Radiological Protection and Environmental Health, organic waste composting has gained strength in Costa Rican households as a...
Today, Costa Rica celebrates the first anniversary since it became the 38th member of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). It’s the...