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Oviedo suffers broken leg, may miss World Cup

ESPN staff | January, 25 2014

Everton have confirmed that Bryan Oviedo has been taken to hospital after suffering a broken leg during their 4-0 FA Cup fourth round win over Stevenage. Oviedo suffered a clean break to his tibia and fibia, which will likely see him miss the ...

Costa Rica coach questions England

ESPN staff | December, 9 2013

Costa Rica coach Bora Milutinovic has warned England not to expect his side to be pushovers at the 2014 World Cup. • Delaney: Group D - Prediction and preview • Marcotti: World Cup musings England have been drawn...

Group D: Predictions and Preview Video

Miguel Delaney | December, 6 2013

Group A | Group B | Group C | Group E | Group F | Group G | Group H Overview This pool may not contain any outright favourites for the trophy, but it is the one with the most historic winners. Italy, Uruguay and England have a total of seven...

England, Italy bosses: Tough task

ESPN staff, | December, 6 2013

England manager Roy Hodgson said his team had been handed a tough task after the World Cup draw pitted them against Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica in Group D -- but stressed that he was staying positive.  #INSERT type:image caption:Hodgson a...

Costa Rica Kit: Through the years

Chris Atkins | December, 4 2013

Design: Unsurprisingly, Costa Rica's football kit draws heavily upon the country's national colours of red, white and blue. A predominantly red shirt is given white and blue embellishes, while blue shorts and white socks complete the side's first-c...

Costa Rica manager blasts Mexico readiness Video

Rafael Ramos | October, 15 2013

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- Costa Rica manager Jorge Luis Pinto isn't taking anything for granted but is merciless in his analysis of the Mexico national team ahead of Tuesday's match. "We will be facing a sick and shattered team," he said, adding t...

CONCACAF: Jimenez stunner keeps Mexico alive

October, 11 2013

A last-gasp scissor-kick goal from Raul Jimenez gave Mexico a 2-1 win over Panama to keep their World Cup qualifying hopes alive. Mexico needed a victory to maintain their chances of progressing directly from the CONCACAF qualifying zone and m...

FIFA scolds Campbell for dive vs. U.S., Besler Video

Associated Press | October, 4 2013

ZURICH -- FIFA has reprimanded Costa Rica forward Joel Campbell for diving to get United States defender Matt Besler booked in a World Cup qualifying match. FIFA says its disciplinary panel could act against any player who violates the pr...

Costa Rica fined for disrupting U.S. anthem

ESPN staff | October, 2 2013

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 investig...

Report: FIFA investigating Costa Rica after dive Video

ESPN Staff | September, 13 2013

FIFA will investigate Costa Rica forward Joel Campbell for faking a foul that led to a yellow card for United States defender Matt Besler, according to Costa Rican newspaper Al Día. Costa Rica is also in danger of being punished for its fans' use o...

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