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Costa Rica mounts rally, stuns mighty Uruguay in massive upset - 14 Jun 2014
Costa Rica stunned Uruguay 3-1 at the Estadio Castelao in Fortaleza on Saturday, dealing this young World Cup one of its first shocks. Goals from young starlets Joel Campbell and Oscar Duarte and a capper from sub Marco Urena cancelled out a first-half ...
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USA vs. Costa Rica | CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying Match Preview - 28 Aug 2017
Encounters against Mexico may have the most pageantry of any in CONCACAF. But there is always room for both of the region's giants in the World Cup picture, provided they hold form against other opponents. And historically speaking, Costa Rica have ...
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Costa Rica, Honduras Announce Rosters for September World Cup Qualifiers

U.S. Soccer (press release) (registration) (blog) - 26 Aug 2017
With the U.S. Men's National Team roster for September's all-important World Cup Qualifying matches set to be revealed exclusively on ESPN on Sunday, Aug. 27 (5:30 p.m. ET), those for the MNT's two opponents – Costa Rica and Honduras -- came out ...
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U-17 World Cup: Costa Rica target best-ever showing

Times of India - 16 Sep 2017
The most successful team in Central America, Costa Rica have been part of the U-17 World Cup on 10 occasions and put up an impressive showing at the last tournament in Chile. They defeated France on penalties to win a knockout game for the first time, ...
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Panama Announces Roster for Oct. 6 World Cup Qualifier in Orlando

U.S. Soccer (press release) (registration) (blog) - 20 Sep 2017
While Bruce Arena will use the next few weeks to round out his roster for October's crucial World Cup Qualifiers, one of the U.S. Men's National Team's opponents for the pivotal set of games has already named theirs. On Wednesday, Sept. 20, Panama head ...
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Times of India - 24 Sep 2017
Fifa, the governing body for world football, had told the Sports Authority of Goa, which owns the stadium, to ensure that safety norms are met. That has been duly done with the installation of cameras and other electronic equipment, although it has ...
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World Cup 2018: A look at where things stand in each confederation

Washington Post - 10 Sep 2017
Mexico is set and Costa Rica is almost assured of passage. The Panamanians would be thrilled with a draw against the United States, which would put them in position to clinch their first World Cup berth Oct. 10 at home against Costa Rica. Honduras ...
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Wondolowski named to US team for World Cup qualifiers

The Mercury News - 27 Aug 2017
Seven Quakes were called into duty during the current FIFA break for international competition. Wondolowski's forward partner Marco Urena will represent Costa Rica (3-1-2, 11 points), which is second behind Mexico in qualifying. The United States is third.

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