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Costa Rica to face Qatar in November soccer friendly
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Costa Rica to face Qatar in November soccer friendly

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 27, 2020

The Costa Rica men's national team will face Qatar in an international soccer friendly next month. La Sele will play the hosts of the 2022 World Cup…

Costa Rica learns opponents for upcoming Gold Cup
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica learns opponents for upcoming Gold Cup

Alejandro Zúñiga - September 29, 2020

CONCACAF on Monday announced the groups for the 2021 Gold Cup, the men's international soccer tournament for North America, Central America and the Caribbean. Costa Rica will…

CONCACAF revamps Gold Cup for 2021 with Qatar competing
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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CONCACAF revamps Gold Cup for 2021 with Qatar competing

AFP - September 3, 2020

Asian Cup champions Qatar will compete in the 2021 Gold Cup, North American governing body CONCACAF announced Wednesday along with format tweaks for the 2021 edition of…

Costa Rica falls four spots in latest FIFA rankings
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FIFA
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Costa Rica falls four spots in latest FIFA rankings

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 24, 2019

Costa Rica's men's national soccer team fell four spots to 47th worldwide in the latest FIFA rankings, which were released Thursday. The move also dropped La Sele…

Qatar opens mega-camp for 70,000 workers
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Qatar opens mega-camp for 70,000 workers

AFP - November 1, 2015

Doha, Qatar -- Qatar officially opened the country's biggest workers' accommodation camp on Sunday, with enough space to house almost 70,000 laborers. "Labor City," which also contains two police…

World Cup sponsors Coke, Visa also concerned about Qatar labor conditions
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World Cup sponsors Coke, Visa also concerned about Qatar labor conditions

AFP - May 20, 2015

See also: Qatar is building seven 'cities' just to house its World Cup migrant workers WASHINGTON, D.C. – Coca-Cola and Visa, both official sponsors of FIFA, expressed concerns Wednesday…

Qatar is building seven ‘cities’ just to house its World Cup migrant workers
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Qatar is building seven ‘cities’ just to house its World Cup migrant workers

Ishaan Tharoor | The Washington Post - May 6, 2015

Qatari officials announced a plan this week to erect seven whole new "cities" to accommodate more than a quarter-million migrant laborers tasked with completing the myriad stadium…