FIFA World Cup Costa Rica Team 2014

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FIFA World Cup Costa Rica Team 2014 Fixtures & Results

FIFA World Cup Costa Rica Team Schedule 2014

14 Jun 2014 - 16:00 Local time
Estadio Castelao
Fortaleza
Group D Uruguay 1-3 Costa Rica
20 Jun 2014 - 13:00 Local time
Arena Pernambuco
Recife
Group D Italy 0-1 Costa Rica
24 Jun 2014 - 13:00 Local time
Estadio Mineirao
Belo Horizonte
Group D Costa Rica 0-0 England

FIFA World Cup Costa Rica Team 2014 Points Table

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Costa Rica 3 2 1 0 4 1 +3 7

FIFA World Cup Costa Rica Squad 2014

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
GK Keylor Navas December 15, 1986 51 0 Levante
GK Patrick Pemberton May 24, 1982 20 0 Alajuelense
GK Daniel Cambronero February 14, 1987 4 0 Herediano
GK Esteban Alvarado April 28, 1989 2 0 AZ
DF Michael Umaña July 16, 1982 81 1 Saprissa
DF Júnior Díaz September 12, 1983 60 1 Mainz 05
DF Roy Miller November 24, 1984 47 1 New York Red Bulls
DF Giancarlo González February 8, 1988 33 2 Columbus Crew
DF Johnny Acosta July 21, 1983 25 1 Alajuelense
DF Cristian Gamboa October 24, 1989 24 1 Rosenborg
DF Óscar Duarte June 3, 1989 10 0 Club Brugge
DF Heiner Mora October 21, 1984 21 1 Saprissa
DF Kendall Waston January 21, 1988 2 0 Saprissa
DF Waylon Francis September 20, 1990 1 0 Columbus Crew
MF Celso Borges May 27, 1988 61 14 AIK
MF Christian Bolaños May 17, 1984 53 2 Copenhagen
MF Michael Barrantes October 4, 1983 42 4 Aalesund
MF Carlos Hernández April 9, 1982 39 6 Wellington Phoenix
MF José Miguel Cubero February 14, 1987 33 2 Herediano
MF Yeltsin Tejeda March 17, 1992 21 0 Saprissa
MF Ariel Rodríguez April 22, 1986 16 0 Alajuelense
MF Esteban Granados October 25, 1985 11 0 Herediano
MF Diego Calvo April 25, 1991 9 1 Vålerenga
MF Hansell Araúz April 21, 1989 0 0 Saprissa
FW Álvaro Saborío March 22, 1982 93 32 Real Salt Lake
FW Bryan Ruiz August 18, 1985 61 12 PSV
FW Joel Campbell June 26, 1992 31 9 Olympiacos
FW Randall Brenes August 13, 1983 37 8 Cartaginés
FW Marco Ureña May 3, 1990 22 7 Kuban Krasnodar
FW Jairo Arrieta August 25, 1983 17 4 Columbus Crew

FIFA World Cup Costa Rica Team Facts

Nickname(s)
  • Ticos
  • La Sele
Association Costa Rican Football Federation
Sub-confederation UNCAF (Central America)
Confederation CONCACAF
Head Coach Jorge Luis Pinto
Captain Bryan Ruiz
Most Caps Walter Centeno (137)
Top Scorer Rolando Fonseca (47)
Home Stadium Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica
FIFA Code CRC
FIFA Ranking 34
Highest FIFA Ranking 17 (May 2003)
Lowest FIFA Ranking 93 (July 1996)
Elo Ranking 31
Highest Elo Ranking 14 (March 1960)
Lowest Elo Ranking 81 (March 1983)

Competitive Record

FIFA World Cup

Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
1930 Did Not Enter
1934
1938
1950
1954
1958 Did Not Qualify
1962
1966
1970
1974
1978
1982
1986
1990 Round of 16 13th 4 2 0 2 4 6
1994 Did Not Qualify
1998
2002 Group Stage 19th 3 1 1 1 5 6
2006 Group Stage 31st 3 0 0 3 3 9
2010 Did Not Qualify
2014 Qualified TBD            
2018  
2022
Total Round of 16 3/19 10 3 1 6 12 21

Coaching Staff

Manager Jorge Luis Pinto
Assistant Coach Paulo Wanchope
Assistant Coach 2 Luis Marin
Assistant Coach 3 Vacant
Head Athletic Trainer Erick Sánchez
Goalkeeper's Coach Luis Gabelo Conejo
Medic Alejandro Ramírez Elizondo
Massage Therapist TBA

Individual Records

Most Capped Players

# Player Caps Goals Career
1 Walter Centeno 137 24 1995–2009
2 Luis Marín 128 5 1993–2009
3 Rolando Fonseca 113 47 1992–2011
4 Mauricio Solís 110 6 1993–2006
5 Harold Wallace 101 3 1995–2009
6 Álvaro Saborío 93 32 2002–
7 Ronald Gomez 91 24 1993–2008
8 Hernán Medford 89 18 1987–2002
9 Michael Umaña 81 1 2004-
10 Erick Lonnis 76 0 1992–2002
= Wilmer López 76 6 1995–2003

Top Goalscorers

# Player Goals Caps Career
1 Rolando Fonseca 47 113 1992–2011
2 Paulo Wanchope 45 73 1996–2008
3 Álvaro Saborío 32 93 2002–
4 Juan Ulloa 27 27 1955–1970
5 Ronald Gómez 24 91 1993–2008
= Walter Centeno 24 137 1995–2009
7 Jorge Hernán Monge 23 27 1955–1961
8 Hernán Medford 18 89 1987–2002
9 Rodolfo Herrera 14 27 1950–1959
= Celso Borges 14 61 2008–