As major European leagues plan their full return, Costa Rica's soccer league has provided a blueprint that could serve Central America and beyond.
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ESPN Deportes will highlight leader Saprissa when Costa Rica's top-division league becomes the first to resume play in the Americas.
Costa Rica's first division will become the first soccer league in the Americas to start playing again beginning May 20.
A Ulysses Llanez penalty gave the United States a deserved 1-0 friendly win over Costa Rica in Carson, California, on Saturday afternoon.
The United States will play against Costa Rica in an international friendly match in February.
Nashville SC has signed Costa Rica international and Deportivo Saprissa midfielder Randall Leal, league sources have told ESPN.
Gustavo Matosas has stepped down as manager of Costa Rica after less than a year in the job, blaming the frequent down time between games.
CONCACAF's new rules for 2022 World Cup qualifying mean that the U.S. and Mexico are likely to go straight to six-team Hexagonal round.
Mexico advanced to the Gold Cup semifinals after needing penalties to beat Costa Rica in a nervy match on Saturday.
We are down to the final eight teams in the Gold Cup as regional powerhouses Mexico and United States join surprise squads Haiti and Curacao.
Costa Rica have been a CONCACAF power this decade, but against Mexico's strong side, Los Ticos may be exiting the Gold Cup sooner than thought.
Haiti's Djimy Alexis picked himself up from scoring an own goal against Costa Rica in their Gold Cup match on Monday to grab a late winner.
Costa Rica beat Bermuda 2-1 to earn a place in the quarterfinals of the Gold Cup with a match to spare.
A rampant first-half performance from Costa Rica set them up for a 4-0 win over Nicaragua in their Gold Cup opener in San Jose on Sunday.
Need to get ready for the Gold Cup, CONCACAF's premier competition? Here's everything you need to know about the U.S., Mexico and the field.
The Portland Timbers have traded midfielder David Guzman to the Columbus Crew in exchange for an international roster spot, the clubs announced.
Jamaica will host two matches in this year's Gold Cup, becoming the third country to help organize the expanded tournament.
Sebastian Lletget scored a dramatic late goal and assisted on another as the United States salvaged a 2-0 win against Costa Rica.
The U.S. will play Costa Rica in an exhibition on Feb. 2 at Avaya Stadium in San Jose, California.
Johnny Acosta opens up to Jonathan Selvaraj on his experience at the World Cup, why he chose East Bengal, and more.
The difference between the first 45 minutes and the second in Mexico's see-saw win over Costa Rica? Coach Ricardo "Tuca" Ferretti's substitutions.
Raul Jimenez converted a penalty in the 71st minute to give Mexico a 3-2 win over Costa Rica in a back-and-forth friendly match on Thursday night.
Costa Rica, buoyed by a recent rise in prominence in CONCACAF and on the world stage, has created a budding rivalry with Mexico.