United States Men's National Team

Costa Rica wants U.S. at Saprissa

April 18, 2013
By Associated Press
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- Costa Rica wants to move a World Cup soccer qualifying game against the Unites States to cozy old Ricardo Saprissa.

The Sept. 6 match was originally scheduled to be held at the National Stadium, which opened in 2011, but the Costa Rican Soccer Federation is trying to move it to Saprissa, an old, smaller stadium with artificial turf. At Saprissa, the fans are right behind the benches and have thrown urine bags and other projectiles at opponents.

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