FIFA fines Costa Rica

October 2, 2013
By ESPN staff
FIFA on Wednesday fined the Costa Rica Football Federation more than $13,000 for catcalls and whistles made by fans during the United States' 3-1 CONCACAF qualifying loss Sept. 6 to Costa Rica in San Jose's stadium.

FIFA, which launched an investigation into the incident last month, said there would be no further penalties, ruling out any change to a scheduled hosting of Mexico on Oct. 15.

Costa Rican fans reportedly jeered during the U.S. national anthem, in violation of FIFA's ...

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