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Reggae Boyz and Costa Rica Draw 2-2 in Gold Cup Match

Jamaica battled back bravely after giving up an early lead, to secure an exciting 2-2 draw with Costa Rica in their opening Group B match of the CONCACAF Gold Cup at StubHub Center in California, USA, yesterday evening. Garath McCleary (13th) & Joel McAnuff (48th) scored for Jamaica. Roy Miller (33rd) & David Ramirez (37th) netted for Costa Rica. Jamaica ...

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The Reggae Girlz Head To CONCACAF U-15 Q-Finals

Twelve year old prodigy Jody Brown banged in four goals as Jamaica trounced Anguilla 9-0 at the TE McField Sports Complex and advanced to the quarterfinals of the inaugural CONCACAF Female Under-15 Championship last night. Brown netted in the 12th, 17th, 19th and 29th. The diminutive striker missed a penalty in the 56th while her goal bound shot in the ...

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World Cup Update: The Dutch Are Through To The Semis After Beating Costa Rica 4-3 on Penalties

The Dutch have seen off Costa Rica with their first World Cup penalty shootout win, and Tim Krul is the hero in Salvador. After a tense 120 minutes, in which the Netherlands hit the woodwork twice, the Newcastle United man was brought on with seconds remaining. Louis van Gaal’s decision to bring Tim Krul on for the penalty shootout paid ...

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World Cup Update: 10 Man Costa Rica Defeat Greece 5-3 in Penalties

10-man CONCACAF team Costa Rica triumphed in Recife after overcoming Greece 5 – 3 on penalties following a 1 – 1 scoreline in normal and extra time at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The game needed penalties after both sides failed to find the net in normal and extra time. The Costa Ricans then won 5 – 3 to setup ...

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World Cup Update: Italy Lose 1-0 To Costa Rica, England Eliminated

Costa Rica bagged their first ever victory over 4-time World Cup holders Italy, with a narrow win in their 2014 FIFA World Cup Group D encounter in Recife today. A minute before the end of the first half Costa Rica grabbed the lead when Bryan Ruiz scored a header. The result means England have been officially eliminated from the World ...

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World Cup Update: Costa Rica Upsets Uruguay and Beats Them 3-1

Costa Rica have completed their comeback after going down 1 – 0 thanks to great goals from Campbell, Duarte and Urena. Uruguay’s disappointment was compounded by Pereira’s sending off in the final seconds of the match. This unexpected 3 – 1 result in favor of Costa Rica makes Group D all the more intriguing.

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