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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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Klinsmann-Arena debate a 'moot point' - Ream

ESPN - 22 May 2018
United States international Tim Ream believes the ongoing debate over whether the national team was better off with Jurgen Klinsmann or Bruce Arena in its failed 2018 World Cup qualifying effort is a "moot point." Speaking in an exclusive interview ...
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Whitecaps captain Kendall Waston heading to World Cup

The Province - 14 May 2018
Kendall Waston put his country into the World Cup. That was a pretty big deal. Now he'll get to play a part in the big deal: He's been confirmed in Costa Rica's 23-man roster that will head to Russia next month for the 2018 FIFA Men's World Cup. This ...
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Tunisia, Costa Rica, Peru reveal provisional squads - 16 May 2018
Tunisia coach Nabil Maaloul has outlined his squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, naming a 29-man preliminary squad. The most glaring omission is that of attacking talisman Youssef Msakni, who suffered a serious knee injury in April, with Rennes ...
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Costa Rica's Marcos Urena could miss World Cup

Los Angeles Times - 02 May 2018
Marcos Urena's participation in next month's World Cup is in doubt after the Costa Rican forward sustained facial fractures in the Los Angeles Football Club's 1-0 win over the Seattle Sounders, the club said Tuesday. Urena, 28, who has started all ...
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Waston proud of making Costa Rica's FIFA World Cup™ team

TSN - 14 May 2018
After doing his part to help Costa Rica reach the FIFA World Cup™, Kendall Waston spoke about what it means to be able to represent his country at the highest level after being cut from his nation's roster in 2014 and how special it was for the ...
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WORLD CUP: Costa Rica lifted expectations with run to last 8 - 28 Apr 2018
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — A quarterfinalist at the World Cup four years ago, Costa Rica has high standards to match in Russia. The Central American nation, with a population of just under 5 million people, won a group in Brazil that included England ...
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Vancouver Whitecaps captain to represent Costa Rica at World Cup

Salmon Arm Observer - 15 May 2018
Vancouver Whitecaps' captain Kendall Waston is set to represent his native Costa Rica at the 2018 FIFA World Cup this summer. Costa Rica announced their official 23-man roster on Monday. Waston is set to leave the Whitecaps following their match on May ...
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MLS players named to 2018 FIFA World Cup squads - 14 May 2018
Costa Rica, who will be looking to match their performance from the 2014 World Cup, named their 23-man roster on Monday. It includes six active MLS players including team captains Kendall Waston and Francisco Calvo, as well as Johan Venegas, whom ...
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Socceroos at longer odds of winning the 2018 World Cup than Italy - 23 May 2018
The Azzurri haven't even qualified for Russia, but that hasn't stopped the Italians being a given a greater a chance of winning the 2018 World Cup than Australia. Investment bank UBS are responsible for the bizarre odds with their analysts running 10 ...

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