Costa Rica

Costa Rica defender Badilla dies during run

Former Costa Rica international Gabriel Badilla has died aged 32, the Costa Rica Star reported on Sunday, the newspaper saying the defender collapsed near the finish of a 10km race in Santa Ana.

January 1, 2018
January 1, 2018

Costa Rican plane crash kills 12

A Costa Rican plane has crashed into woodland off a popular tourist beach, killing 10 US citizens and two local pilots, the Costa Rican government says.

November 21, 2016
November 21, 2016

Costa Rica defender Badilla dies during run

Former Costa Rica international Gabriel Badilla has died aged 32, the Costa Rica Star reported on Sunday, the newspaper saying the defender collapsed near the finish of a 10km race in Santa Ana.

November 16, 2016
November 16, 2016

US in trouble after losing 4-0 to Costa Rica

The United States face an uphill battle to qualify for their eighth consecutive World Cup Finals after being demolished 4-0 by a rampant Costa Rica in San Jose.

April 14, 2016
April 14, 2016

Bosnia's Indiana Jones discovers massive stone sphere

Semir Osmanagich seems to have made a discovery that sheds light into the ancient civilization in Europe. The giant mysterious sphere embedded in the ground in Bosnia is claimed to be the largest...

January 24, 2016
January 24, 2016

Ship sinks off Nicaragua; 13 Costa Ricans dead

Thirteen Costa Ricans died when a small ship carrying 32 tourists from Latin America, the United States and Britain sank off Nicaragua's Little Corn Island in the Caribbean, officials said.

September 9, 2015
September 9, 2015

Neymar, Brazil dominate USA

The Barcelona forward's second-half double led the Selecao to their 10th consecutive victory over the Stars and Stripes.

September 6, 2015
September 6, 2015

Hulk's early goal helps Brazil defeat Costa Rica in friendly

Hulk scored in the 10th minute after an early stretch of Brazil dominance and the five-time world champions beat Costa Rica 1-0 on Saturday in a friendly in Harrison, NJ, reports espnfc.com.