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Mexico to host rescheduled CONCACAF Olympic qualifying
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Mexico to host rescheduled CONCACAF Olympic qualifying

AFP - January 15, 2021

Guadalajara will host the CONCACAF men's qualifying tournament for the Tokyo Olympics March 18-30, football's governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean said Thursday.…

After 5 months and 3 friendlies, UAE fires coach Pinto
Jorge Luis Pinto
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Jorge Luis Pinto
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After 5 months and 3 friendlies, UAE fires coach Pinto

AFP and The Tico Times - November 30, 2020

The United Arab Emirates on Monday dismissed Colombian Jorge Luis Pinto as coach, five months after his appointment and before the resumption of qualifying for the 2022…

Former Colombia, Costa Rica boss Jorge Luis Pinto to coach UAE
Jorge Luis Pinto
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Jorge Luis Pinto
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Former Colombia, Costa Rica boss Jorge Luis Pinto to coach UAE

AFP and The Tico Times - June 29, 2020

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 local…

Weekend of Soccer: Costa Rican women vs. Haiti, men vs. USA in important fútbol matches
La Sele
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La Sele
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Weekend of Soccer: Costa Rican women vs. Haiti, men vs. USA in important fútbol matches

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 31, 2020

The Costa Rica national soccer teams are both in action this weekend, beginning Friday evening when the women face Haiti as part of the qualifying tournament for…

Costa Rica will face United States, Mexico in 2020 Olympics qualifying
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica will face United States, Mexico in 2020 Olympics qualifying

Alejandro Zúñiga - January 10, 2020

The Costa Rican men's national soccer team will face a difficult road to the 2020 Olympics. La Sele was placed into a regional qualifying group alongside Mexico…

Costa Rica eyeing four candidates to lead La Sele
La Sele
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La Sele
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Costa Rica eyeing four candidates to lead La Sele

AFP and The Tico Times - September 20, 2018

Costa Rica is looking at four potential candidates to fill the position of head coach of the national team amid a complicated restructuring process and preparations for…

FIFA suspends Eduardo Li for life
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Costa Rica
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FIFA suspends Eduardo Li for life

AFP - April 21, 2017

Disgraced former Costa Rican Football Federation (FEDEFUTBOL) president Eduardo Li has been banned from soccer for life, according to a Friday announcement from the sport's governing body, FIFA.…

La Sele names squad for upcoming qualifiers against Mexico, Honduras
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Costa Rica
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La Sele names squad for upcoming qualifiers against Mexico, Honduras

L. Arias - March 17, 2017

Head Coach Óscar Ramírez announced the list of 25 players who will begin preparing next Sunday for the next two qualifying games of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia against…

Costa Rican National Team to face former coach Jorge Luis Pinto at Gold Cup
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rican National Team to face former coach Jorge Luis Pinto at Gold Cup

L. Arias - March 8, 2017

Costa Rica’s National Team, or La Sele, landed in Group A of the upcoming 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup that will take place in the United States from July…

FIFA panel seeks lifetime ban for ex-Costa Rican football president Eduardo Li
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Corruption
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FIFA panel seeks lifetime ban for ex-Costa Rican football president Eduardo Li

AFP - February 15, 2017

FIFA's ethics watchdog is seeking a lifetime ban against two disgraced Central American former football executives, Guatemala's Brayan Jiménez and Costa Rican Eduardo Li, over bribery and…

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