Costa Rica Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Brazil face must-win game the Dutch want no part of playingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... who began the tournament by thrashing holders Spain 5-1, failed to score in either their quarter-final against Costa Rica or Wednesday's semi against Argentina. They beat the Costa Ricans on penalties but lost their shootout to Argentina when ...


  2. Sloan Hanson: Sibling Camaraderie Plays Out at Soccer Camp in Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Noozhawk

    [Noozhawk note: Sloan Hanson, 14, of Santa Barbara is visiting a poor, seaside village in Costa Rica and leading a soccer camp he helped create, called Clinica de Futbol Pura Vida. This is the fourth of five installments about his experience. Click ...


  3. Reflections on diversity, politics and footballRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... athletes. While I appreciate these as well, I watch the World Cup mostly for different reasons. It all began with Costa Rica's first match against Uruguay, and a star Costa Rican player called Joel Campbell. "Joel Campbell? A Costa Rican? Despite ...


  4. Trenton Thunder ballpark hosts swearing-in ceremony for nine new American citizensRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Jersey residents, eager to take the oath. The nine new citizens came from countries around the world: Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Mexico, Nicaragua, South Korea, and Spain. But last night, they became Americans. "I don't have ...


  5. 'Robben is a nightmare for any team'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | The Indian Express

    ... scoring three goals and terrorising defences with his quick, weaving runs and close control. (Source: AP) Costa Rica coach Pinto feels that Robben is at the peak of his career and one of the players at the World Cup. Dutch forward Arjen Robben is at ...


  6. Man attempts to strangle woman for her purseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... for sexual battery and coerce by threat. Julio Bonchea: Escaped from Calhoun Correctional but was recaptured in Costa Rica. Then he escaped from Costa Rican authorities in 2005. He was serving time for attempted murder. Robert Evans: Wanted by ...


  7. Boulder at Night: Celebrating 'Merica in BoulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Colorado Daily

    ... the Rapids game on Friday. And we'll be smarter than we were last time we were there. Last time was the U.S.A. v. Costa Rica match. It was balls cold, snowing like crazy, and so we figured our plan to pre-game in the parking lot before was a good ...


  8. What Are You Doing this Weekend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... book about magical glamourists in the Regency Period. Wha? It's good. Oh, and World Cup! I'll be rooting for Costa Rica on Saturday at the Moon and Sixpence. Go Ticos!" Erik Henriksen : For next week's Mercury , I'm writing about the NW Film ...


  9. Netherlands v Costa Rica World Cup 2014: Tough-minded Jorge Luis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | The Independent

    ... one about an hour after the appointed time, each lingering until there are no more questions left to ask. That's Costa Rica for you. The country's ethos is pura vida, which translates roughly as "love life". Outside on the turf once graced by Pele ...


  10. Tiny Costa Rica Is A World Cup Surprise - Even To Its Own FansRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Costa Rica entered into the World Cup an underdog, but the team has emerged from group play having beaten three former World Cup winners.


  11. Ticos' Coach Draws Inspiration from MourinhoRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | Soccer America

    The AFP reports that Costa Rica's fairytale run to the World Cup quarterfinals owes much to Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho , whose coaching philosophy Ticos coach Jorge Luis Pinto says he admires.


  12. Costa Rica fans in Bound Brook and Somerset County ready to cheer on their teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Courier News

    ... Central Jersey soccer fans from a small Central American country will be rooting for the tournament's underdog. Costa Rica, ranked 28th in the world by FIFA, soccer's governing body, will meet 15th-ranked Netherlands in the quarterfinals on ...


  13. Borges is Costa Rica's lungs at World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Daily Journal

    His father, Alexandre Guimaraes, is a naturalized Brazilian who played as a striker in the Costa Rica team that reached the round of 16 in Italy in 1990.


  14. Dutch, Costa Ricans Advance To Quarterfinal MatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    Regulation time doesn't seem to mean much at this stage, judging by the way Netherlands, Costa Rica and Brazil have advanced through the first of the World Cup knockout rounds.


  15. Picking a Combined Netherlands vs. Costa Rica 2014 World Cup XIRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | BleacherReport

    On Saturday, the Netherlands and Costa Rica will face each other in the quarter-final of the World Cup in Brazil.


  16. The Power Of Football To Unite, Despite RivalriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 |

    Mr. Arias won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1987 and served as the President of Costa Rica from 1986 - 1990 and 2006 - 2010.


  17. Colombia, Costa Rica seek to join Bitter Sweet clubRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | The Star Online

    Colombia and Costa Rica will be trying to break into - and quickly escape from - an exclusive group of World Cup semi-finalists which could be known as the Bitter Sweet club.


  18. No quarter will be givenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | The Straits Times

    ... with four mouth-watering ties: France v Germany, Brazil v Colombia, Argentina v Belgium and the Netherlands v Costa Rica. The pool of teams may have dwindled from 32 to eight but fans from all over the world are still present, especially along Rio's ...


  19. Fans of the 2014 World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | USA Today

    ... the 2014 World Cup Group E soccer match against Ecuador at the Brasilia national stadium in Brasilia. A fan of Costa Rica's national soccer team celebrates their win over Uruguay after their 2014 World Cup soccer match at Democracia square in San ...


  20. Familiar flags fly to fill lineup for Cupa s final eightRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... tournament, and the Americans can attest to what a good goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is. Finally it's Holland and Costa Rica. The Central Americans have been the surprise package, topping a group with three former winners and then overcoming 2004 ...