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  1. Opposition 11: What can D.C. United expect out of Alajuelense in the...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Black And Red United

    La Liga is probably not going to alter a lineup that worked so well in Costa Rica, but they might make a formation game as the game progresses. I'll just get straight to the point: Liga Deportiva Alajuelense has no particularly strong reason to change what worked so well for them in last week's 5-2 win over D.C. United .

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  2. Cruzeiro target Bryan RuizRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Sambafoot

    Ruiz was one of the stars of last year's World Cup after leading Costa Rica to a shock place in the quarter finals. One road block in the deal could be Ruiz's wage demands but a loan move could be possible if Ruiz wants a quick way out of London.

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  3. Should FC Dallas go for Bryan Ruiz?Read the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Big D Soccer

    As we know, FC Dallas still has one DP slot open and one glaring position that desperately needs to be filled . Yesterday a tweet came out that Costa Rica's captain Bryan Ruiz was open to joining MLS, should the right team come knocking.

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  4. Bryan Ruiz to MLS?Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Eighty Six Forever

    It all started with a tweet: Bryan Ruiz en #DM935 : "No las descarto -ligas nA3rdicas o MLS-. Veremos si hay interA s de esos equipos" For our readers who aren't multilingual, that translates to something along the lines of "Don't rule out a move to the Nordic or MLS.

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  5. Ruiz denied Levante moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Ananova

    Bryan Ruiz will remain at Fulham and not play on loan at Levante after the Spanish club saw their appeal to have the player's transfer granted finally turned down. The 29-year-old forward's planned six-month loan move to the Valencian outfit was scuppered with the paperwork received one minute after the transfer deadline on January 30. "We have to accept and respect FIFA's decision but I still don't understand it," Levante president Francisco Catalan told his club's official website.

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  6. Bryan Ruiz: Will remain at FulhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Sporting Life

    The 29-year-old forward 's planned six-month loan move to the Valencian outfit was scuppered with the paperwork received one minute after the transfer deadline on January 30. "We have to accept and respect FIFA's decision but I still don't understand it," Levante president Francisco Catalan told his club's official website. "However, we will not appeal any further.

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  7. Sportsperson of the Year: 1 - " Philipp LahmRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Is there a better way to sign off from the international stage than captaining your side to World Cup glory? Better yet, leading a European nation to victory on South American soil for the first time in history. Philipp Lahm did exactly that following Germany's triumph in Brazil - most memorable for a 7-1 mauling of the hosts - to fill the only notable void in his medal cabinet on his 113th and final cap.

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  8. Sports Quiz of the Year 2014: The AnswersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Independent

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  9. Wambach, Howard win 2014 CONCACAF AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Today, CONCACAF named Costa Rica's Keylor Navas and the USA's Abby Wambach the 2014 CONCACAF Male and Female Players of the Year . Wambach beat out Shirley Cruz of the Costa Rica Women's National Team and club side Paris St. Germain for the top women's honor.

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  10. Costa Rica cleans up 2014 Concacaf awardsRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    Costa Rica was the big winner Tuesday of the annual football awards handed out by the regional Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football . Costa Rica was nominated in each of the six categories, and won three, including top prize Player of the Year, Goal of the Year and Coach of the Year .

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  11. Real Madrid Slam Michel Platini over Cristiano Ronaldo Ballon d'Or RejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Real Madrid have leapt to the defence of their prized superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, in reaction to comments made by UEFA president Michel Platini regarding who should win the 2014 Ballon d'Or. Speaking to German news agency SID , Platini proclaimed it should be a German that wins the award after their World Cup triumph in Brazil.

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  12. Where Has It All Gone Wrong for Costa Rica Star Joel Campbell at Arsenal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | BleacherReport

    The Joel Campbell hype train was placed on its tracks during the World Cup and bolted out of the station like a bullet train after he had played a couple games. He only scored one goal during the entire tournament: a powerful equalizer against Uruguay in Costa Rica's first game that sprung his country's remarkable progression to the quarter-finals.

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  13. Suarez scores in 3-3 draw against Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Peninsula

    MONTEVIDEO: Luis Suarez scored an equaliser and was just wide with what could have been a spectacular winner as Uruguay were held to a 3-3 draw by Costa Rica in a friendly on Thursday. The Costa Ricans, who stunned Uruguay 3-1 in their World Cup opener in Brazil in June, levelled match at the Centenario through substitute Johan Venegas in the final minute.

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  14. Former Manchester City hero Paulo Wanchope passes Uruguay test with Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Business News

    Paulo Wanchope did he chances of remaining Costa Rica manager the world of good after seeing off a Uruguay side that welcomed back Luis Suarez. A Manchester City player for four years, during which time he netted 27 goals in 64 appearances for the Sky Blues, Paulo Wanchope has moved into the world of football management in recent months and it's a case of so far, so good for the 38-year-old.

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  15. Suarez shines for UruguayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Luis Suarez scored an equaliser and was just wide with what could have been a spectacular winner as Uruguay were held to a 3-3 draw by Costa Rica in a friendly. The Costa Ricans, who stunned Uruguay 3-1 in their World Cup opener in Brazil in June, levelled Thursday's match at the Centenario through substitute Johan Venegas in the final minute.

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  16. Scouting Report: Edinson Cavani - could wayward finishing scupper Premier League move?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Goal.com

    The former Napoli man has been linked with the top English clubs and put in a typical performance against Costa Rica, scoring once after missing some clear-cut chances By Tom Maston Though Sergio Aguero, Alexis Sanchez and Diego Costa have thrived this season, it has been noted that the Premier League is not the same showcase of the world's best attacking talent as it used to be. One man who could boost the goal count in the top tier of English football is Edinson Cavani, with the Paris Saint-Germain forward in the prime of his career and routinely linked with a move to a number of Premier League sides.

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  17. Uruguay 3-3 Costa Rica (6-7 on penalties): Suarez & Cavani strikes not enough for CelesteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Goal.com

    Oscar Tabarez's side looked set for victory after a second-half comeback but were pegged back in the shoot-out Johan Venegas came off the bench and scored a dramatic 91st-minute equaliser as Costa Rica sent the friendly to a penalty shoot-out with the score locked at 3-3 in Montevideo. And Cristian Gamboa netted the match-winning penalty from the spot after Uruguay substitute Guzman Pereira sent his shot too high at the Estadio Centenario.

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  18. International friendlies - Suarez on target but Uruguay aRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Yahoo!

    International friendly, Estadio Centenario - Uruguay 3 Costa Rica 3 Luis Suarez scored but Uruguay conceded a late equaliser as they were held to a 3-3 draw before losing on penalties to Costa Rica in an entertaining international friendly in Montevideo. Suarez also found the net in the shoot-out but he could not prevent Costa Rica securing a 7-6 victory as the hosts failed to gain revenge for their shock World Cup defeat to the Central American side last summer.

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  19. Uruguay vs. Costa Rica: Winners and Losers from International FriendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Cristian Gamboa scored the winning spot-kick as Costa Rica came from behind to beat Uruguay on penalties following a 3-3 draw in Montevideo on Thursday. Alvaro Saborio opened the scoring for the Ticos against the run of play in the 42nd minute.

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  20. Uruguay vs. Costa Rica: Score and Report from International FriendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Luis Suarez scored in the second half, but Uruguay lost to Costa Rica in a penalty shootout following a 3-3 draw in a thrilling international friendly Thursday evening at the Estadio Centenario in Montevideo, Uruguay. Suarez slammed in a high finish in the 50th minute, pulling Uruguay level after Alvaro Saborio had given Costa Rica a surprising lead three minutes before the break.

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