Pinto testified through a video conference before a court, as part of a defamation proceeding brought by Navas, Bryan Ruiz and Celso Borges.
Costa Rica, already eliminated, squeaked out 2-2 result.
The stakes couldn't be higher for Costa Rica.
The Costa Rican Men's National Team took another step toward the 2018 World Cup with a 2-0 defeat of the United States in New Jersey.
Costa Rica came back to earn a 1-1 tie at Honduras on Tuesday to stay near the top of World Cup qualifying play.
La Sele's two early wins in the final stage of World Cup qualifying have given it a two-point advantage over Mexico heading into Friday's match at the famed Estadio Azteca.
Numerous Costa Rican footballers were awarded Wednesday with the CONCACAF's annual awards, including captain Bryan Ruíz who was named the region's Player of the Year.
Costa Rica football's Keylor Navas, Bryan Ruíz, and Joel Campbell are the first Tico trio to play in the same Champions League game.
Flickering lights from cell phone cameras and the constant blaring of horns among the red-clad aficionados at a sold out National Stadium Tuesday night set...
La Sele will be at full strength when it takes on Trinidad & Tobago and the United States in the first stage of the Hexagonal.