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Tico legend Centeno out as LDA beats Saprissa (again)
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Tico legend Centeno out as LDA beats Saprissa (again)

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 8, 2021

Costa Rica men's soccer legend Wálter Centeno will no longer continue as Saprissa's manager after his club suffered another defeat to rivals Liga Deportiva Alajuelense. The rojinegros beat Saprissa,…

Alajuelense hangs on to beat Saprissa, win CONCACAF League
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Alajuelense hangs on to beat Saprissa, win CONCACAF League

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 3, 2021

In a clásico that lived up to its billing, Liga Deportiva Alajuelense survived a late scare to beat Saprissa, 3-2, and win the 2021 CONCACAF League. After…

Saprissa, Alajuelense reach all-Costa Rican CONCACAF League final
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Saprissa, Alajuelense reach all-Costa Rican CONCACAF League final

The Tico Times - January 23, 2021

One of Costa Rica's two most-popular soccer clubs will represent the country by winning the 2021 CONCACAF League. Deportivo Saprissa and Liga Deportiva Alajuelense each won their…

Alajuelense earn long-awaited 30th title in Costa Rica
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Alajuelense earn long-awaited 30th title in Costa Rica

AFP - December 21, 2020

Liga Deportiva Alajuelense ended a seven-year drought and reached its 30th soccer title in Costa Rica by winning the second phase of the 2020 Apertura Championship. The…

Saprissa, Alajuelense qualify for Champions League
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Saprissa, Alajuelense qualify for Champions League

The Tico Times - December 3, 2020

Costa Rica's two most-popular soccer clubs will represent the country at the 2021 CONCACAF Champions League. Deportivo Saprissa and Liga Deportiva Alajuelense qualified for the tournament thanks…

11 players on Liga Deportiva Alajuelense test positive for coronavirus
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11 players on Liga Deportiva Alajuelense test positive for coronavirus

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 6, 2020

Eleven Liga Deportiva Alajuelense players have tested positive for the coronavirus, the Costa Rican soccer club announced. “La Liga” confirmed the test results via a press release…

Coronavirus forces postponement of several Costa Rican soccer matches
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Coronavirus forces postponement of several Costa Rican soccer matches

AFP - August 25, 2020

Deportivo Saprissa suspended its match against San Carlos as part of Costa Rica's Apertura 2020 Soccer Championship after one of its players tested positive for COVID-19. The…

Costa Rica passes law against racism and violence in stadiums
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica passes law against racism and violence in stadiums

AFP - July 15, 2020

Costa Rica's Legislative Assembly on Tuesday approved a law that punishes violence and manifestations of racism and xenophobia in sports venues. The Law Against Violence and Racism…

Saprissa are kings of Costa Rica, claim 35th crown
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Saprissa are kings of Costa Rica, claim 35th crown

AFP - June 30, 2020

Deportivo Saprissa became the Clausura 2020 champion of Costa Rica on Monday when they beat their arch rival, Liga Deportiva Alajuelense, 1-0, in the second leg of…

Saprissa nears title after beating Alajuelense
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Saprissa nears title after beating Alajuelense

AFP - June 25, 2020

Saprissa defeated Alajuelense, 2-0, on Wednesday in the first leg of the second-round final of the Clausura 2020 Championship of Costa Rican soccer. The Saprissa goals were…

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