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Clásico Nacional final preview: Deportivo Saprissa vs. Liga Deportiva Alajuelense
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Clásico Nacional final preview: Deportivo Saprissa vs. Liga Deportiva Alajuelense

Eduardo Mendez / CRC Futbol - June 24, 2020

Deportivo Saprissa meets Liga Deportiva Alajuelense on Wednesday night at 8:30 p.m. If Saprissa wins the home-and-home series, it will earn the Clausura 2020 title. Otherwise, the…

Costa Rica re-suspends soccer tournament in face of pandemic
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica re-suspends soccer tournament in face of pandemic

AFP - June 20, 2020

Costa Rica suspended the first game of the second-round soccer final, scheduled for Sunday, in the face of an increase in coronavirus cases that forced tighter sanitary…

Saprissa rallies to tie Alajuelense in Clásico without fans
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Costa Rica
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Saprissa rallies to tie Alajuelense in Clásico without fans

AFP and The Tico Times - June 1, 2020

Deportivo Saprissa recovered from a two-goal deficit and rescued a 2-2 draw against Liga Deportiva Alajuelense in Sunday night's Costa Rican soccer classic. The match marked the…

At least 11 arrested as fights in bleachers mar Saprissa vs. Alajuelense soccer match
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Soccer
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At least 11 arrested as fights in bleachers mar Saprissa vs. Alajuelense soccer match

AFP and The Tico Times - February 9, 2020

Deportivo Saprissa and Liga Deportiva Alajuelense tied at a goal apiece in the Costa Rican football classic, played Sunday afternoon at Ricardo Saprissa Stadium in San Juan…

Things you can learn from a soccer game
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Pic of the Day
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Things you can learn from a soccer game

Alissa Grosskopf - October 28, 2018

The Clásico last week was a spectacle, not only for the game of two strong teams, but also for the beautiful sunset over the Ricardo Saprissa Aymá…

Keylor Navas and Real Madrid tie 1-1 with rival Barcelona in dramatic Clásico
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Costa Rica
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Keylor Navas and Real Madrid tie 1-1 with rival Barcelona in dramatic Clásico

The Tico Times - December 3, 2016

The top two teams in Spain's La Liga battled to a tense 1-1 draw Saturday in Barcelona's Camp Nou that saw a flurry of action in the…

Keylor Navas shines in Real Madrid’s 2-1 win over Barcelona
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Fútbol
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Keylor Navas shines in Real Madrid’s 2-1 win over Barcelona

The Tico Times - April 2, 2016

All season long goalkeeper Keylor Navas has helped bail out Real Madrid while much of his team failed to step up. On Saturday, in Real Madrid's all-important game…

Keylor Navas allows four goals as Barcelona crushes Real Madrid
Keylor Navas
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Keylor Navas
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Keylor Navas allows four goals as Barcelona crushes Real Madrid

The Tico Times - November 21, 2015

The historic, record-setting season for Keylor Navas took a brutal tailspin on Saturday in Navas' first ever appearance in a Clásico, as Barcelona dominated rival Real Madrid 4-0 at…

Keylor Navas expected to play in Saturday’s ‘El Clásico’ against Barcelona
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Keylor Navas
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Keylor Navas expected to play in Saturday’s ‘El Clásico’ against Barcelona

The Tico Times - November 18, 2015

In Real Madrid's biggest game of the season, the goalkeeper who has been the club's most valuable player is expected to make a triumphant return. According to team…

‘The Classic’ turns violent: A horse-punching teenager and 69 others arrested at Sunday match between rivals La Liga and Saprissa
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Crime
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‘The Classic’ turns violent: A horse-punching teenager and 69 others arrested at Sunday match between rivals La Liga and Saprissa

The Tico Times - July 21, 2014

Police detained 70 rowdy fans Sunday near the National Stadium before the Costa Rican Classic, a rivalry match between San José's Saprissa football squad and Alajuela's La Liga. Among those…