• Costa Rica Real Estate
Copa America in the U.S.: Gaffes expose rushed planning, draw ire
Latin America
1557 views
Latin America
1557 views

Copa America in the U.S.: Gaffes expose rushed planning, draw ire

Simon Evans | AFP - June 9, 2016

ORLANDO, Fla. -- "The United States could host the World Cup tomorrow," FIFA president Gianni Infantino said recently. But less than one week into the Copa América Centenario,…

Keylor Navas and Real Madrid beat Wolfsburg to classify for Champions League semifinals
Keylor Navas
2706 views
Keylor Navas
2706 views

Keylor Navas and Real Madrid beat Wolfsburg to classify for Champions League semifinals

Michael Krumholtz - April 12, 2016

Keylor Navas will be the first Costa Rican ever to play in the semifinals of the UEFA Champions League tournament after Real Madrid's 3-0 win over Wolfsburg Tuesday.…

US men’s team redeems itself with 4-0 thrashing of Guatemala
Global
1623 views
Global
1623 views

US men’s team redeems itself with 4-0 thrashing of Guatemala

AFP - March 29, 2016

The United States got their flagging 2018 World Cup qualification campaign back on track on Tuesday with a 4-0 thrashing of Guatemala. A shock 2-0 defeat to…

Jamaica Part II: Will Costa Rica’s La Sele find its killer instinct?
Global
1620 views
Global
1620 views

Jamaica Part II: Will Costa Rica’s La Sele find its killer instinct?

Michael Krumholtz - March 29, 2016

When Johnny Acosta scored on the 67th minute equalizer in last Friday's World Cup Qualifier in Jamaica, Costa Rica breathed a collective sigh of relief. Disaster was avoided as…

Guatemala shocks US with 2-0 win in World Cup qualifier
Global
1808 views
Global
1808 views

Guatemala shocks US with 2-0 win in World Cup qualifier

AFP - March 26, 2016

Guatemala dealt a lackluster United States team a devastating 2-0 defeat in a 2018 World Cup qualifier on Friday in Guatemala City. With goals in the first…

FIFA wants former officials, including Costa Rica’s Eduardo Li, to pay back millions
Corruption
1454 views
Corruption
1454 views

FIFA wants former officials, including Costa Rica’s Eduardo Li, to pay back millions

Eric Bernadeau | AFP - March 16, 2016

ZURICH, Switzerland – FIFA on Wednesday sought tens of millions of dollars in damages from the "sordid" officials facing charges in the United States over mass bribery scandals that have rocked…

Global
1821 views

WATCH: Keylor Navas makes soaring save in Saturday’s Madrid Derby

Michael Krumholtz - February 27, 2016

https://twitter.com/LaLigaEN/status/703607255632093184 The next time manager Zinedine Zidane and Real Madrid send keeper Keylor Navas onto the field, they should give him a cape. It felt like it was…

FIFA memo asks would-be president to stick to the script
Crime
1685 views
Crime
1685 views

FIFA memo asks would-be president to stick to the script

Tariq Panja | Bloomberg - February 24, 2016

[caption id="attachment_89005" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Michael Buholzer/AFP[/caption] The five candidates to run FIFA have received a very clear message from the global football organization: If you win Friday's election,…

La Sele draws group of death in Copa America
La Sele
1280 views
La Sele
1280 views

La Sele draws group of death in Copa America

The Tico Times - February 21, 2016

NEW YORK -- Costa Rica will face stiff competition from the start in the 2016 Centennial Copa America after landing in the "group of death," Group A, for…

Costa Rican Keylor Navas keeps historic Champions League shutout streak alive
Global
3037 views
Global
3037 views

Costa Rican Keylor Navas keeps historic Champions League shutout streak alive

Michael Krumholtz - February 17, 2016

The pride of Costa Rica continues to shoot up the record books on football's biggest stage. With a 2-0 Real Madrid win over Roma in the Champions…

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!