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'A big benefit on and off the pitch' - Mariners land Costa Rican star

'A big benefit on and off the pitch' - Mariners land Costa Rican star

Central Coast Mariners have signed experienced Costa Rican international attacker Marcos Urena for the upcoming A-League season. 22 Dec 2020
Douglas Costa returns to full training with Brazil

Douglas Costa returns to full training with Brazil

Douglas Costa trained with the rest of the Brazil squad ahead of his side's next match against Belgium, the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) announced on Tuesday. 4 Jul 2018
Swiss FA fined for delegates' bad behavior at World Cup

Swiss FA fined for delegates' bad behavior at World Cup

FIFA has fined the Swiss Football Association AUD $47,500 and issued a warning about the behavior of members of their delegation following the team's match against Costa Rica at the World Cup. 2 Jul 2018
Costa Rica 'Were Fighting Until Last Minute' in Draw With Switzerland - Costa Rica Forward

Costa Rica 'Were Fighting Until Last Minute' in Draw With Switzerland - Costa Rica Forward

Costa Rica forward Joel Campbell says his side fought "until the last minute" in their 2-2 draw with Switzerland. 28 Jun 2018
Costa Rica players have positive impressions of World Cup - Oviedo

Costa Rica players have positive impressions of World Cup - Oviedo

Costa Rica players have positive impressions of the FIFA World Cup in Russia, defender Bryan Oviedo said on Wednesday. 28 Jun 2018
Costa Rica coach hopes Russia win World Cup

Costa Rica coach hopes Russia win World Cup

Costa Rica head coach Oscar Ramirez said on Wednesday that he hopes Russia will win World Cup this year. 28 Jun 2018
Costa Rica coach thanks Russian fans for support

Costa Rica coach thanks Russian fans for support

Costa Rica head coach Oscar Ramirez thanked Russian fans for supporting his side at this year's FIFA World Cup. 28 Jun 2018
Pic special: Costa Rica earn late draw with Switzerland

Pic special: Costa Rica earn late draw with Switzerland

Costa Rica scored in injury-time equliser when Bryan Ruiz's penalty hit the bar and bounced in off Swiss goalkeeper Yann Sommer. Here's the best of the action from Nizhny Novgorod. 28 Jun 2018
Switzerland can be proud of reaching round of 16 says Dzemaili

Switzerland can be proud of reaching round of 16 says Dzemaili

Switzerland’s players can be proud of themselves for making it out of a "tough" group at the World Cup, midfielder Blerim Dzemaili said after Wednesday's draw with Costa Rica, which was enough to see his side through to the round of 16. 28 Jun 2018
Dzemaili named man of the match as Switzerland Draw with Costa Rica

Dzemaili named man of the match as Switzerland Draw with Costa Rica

Switzerland midfielder Blerim Dzemaili was named man of the match after his side was held to a 2-2 draw by Costa Rica in their final group E match on Wednesday. 28 Jun 2018
Switzerland draw 2-2 with Costa Rica but qualify for Round of 16

Switzerland draw 2-2 with Costa Rica but qualify for Round of 16

Switzerland drew 2-2 with Costa Rica in their final Group E match on Wednesday to secure their spot in the round of 16 as the group runners-up. 28 Jun 2018
Kolarov says it's hard to believe Brazil will play for a draw

Kolarov says it's hard to believe Brazil will play for a draw

Serbia defender and captain Aleksandar Kolarov said on Tuesday he did not believe that Brazil would be playing for a draw in their final Group E match. 27 Jun 2018
Miranda says Brazil overcame all difficulties at World Cup

Miranda says Brazil overcame all difficulties at World Cup

Brazil defender Miranda, who will captain the team in their final group stage match at the World Cup, said on Tuesday that his team had overcome all the difficulties they had in this summer’s World Cup after beating Costa Rica 2-0 in St. Petersburg on Friday. 27 Jun 2018
Serbian Foreign Minister Dacic to attend Serbia v Brazil

Serbian Foreign Minister Dacic to attend Serbia v Brazil

Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia, who is also the country’s Foreign Minister, Ivica Dacic told Sputnik on Monday that he is planning to come to Russia to attend his side's match against Brazil in Moscow. 26 Jun 2018
Serbia keeper Stojkovic - 'We can beat Brazil!'

Serbia keeper Stojkovic - 'We can beat Brazil!'

Serbia goalkeeper Vladimir Stojkovic says that if his team did not believe they could beat Brazil they would not have come to the World Cup. 25 Jun 2018
The nine World Cup coaches who were World Cup players

The nine World Cup coaches who were World Cup players

Great players don’t necessarily make great managers, they say, and of course they’re right. 24 Jun 2018