Costa Rica - Details of World Cup Matches


Overview File
Key:
MATCHTYPE
Date, Location, Stadium, Crowd
VERSUS SCORE [HALF TIME]
Scorer(s): Player time (Score after goal)

Team Lineup (Substitutions-if known)
Referee (Country)
Cards: [Y=Yellow, R=Red] - if known

NB: matches listed in reverse chronological order.

2002

(2002 WORLD CUP FINALS-SOUTH KOREA)

ROUND 1
13/06/2002, Suwon, World Cup Stadium, 38,524
BRAZIL 5-2 COSTA RICA [HT 1-3]
Scorers: Paulo Wanchope 39' (1-3), Rónald Gómez 56' (2-3)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Gilberto Martínez (Winston Parks 73'), Luis
Marín, Mauricio Wright, Hárold Wallace (Steven Bryce 46'), Mauricio
Solís (Rolando Fonseca 63'), Wílmer López, Carlos Castro, Wálter Centeno,
Paulo Wanchope, Rónald Gómez
Referee: Gamal El-Ghandour (Egypt)

ROUND 1
09/06/2002, Incheon, Munhak Stadium, 42,299
COSTA RICA 1-1 TURKEY [HT 0-0]
Scorer: Winston Parks 86' (1-1)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Luis Marín, Mauricio Wright, Gilberto Martínez,
Hárold Wallace (Steven Bryce 76'), Carlos Castro, Mauricio Solís, Wálter
Centeno (Hernán Medford 23'), Wílmer López (Winston Parks 76'), Rónald
Gómez, Paulo Wanchope
Referee: Coffi Codja (Benin)
Cards: Gilberto Martínez [Y 24'], Carlos Castro [Y 43']

ROUND 1
04/06/2002, Gwangju, Gwanju Stadium, 27,217
CHINA 0-2 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]
Scorers: Rónald Gómez 61' (0-1), Mauricio Wright 65' (0-2)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Luis Marín, Mauricio Wright, Gilberto Martínez,
Hárold Wallace (Steven Bryce 69'), Mauricio Solís, Carlos Castro, Wálter 
Centeno, Rolando Fonseca (Hernán Medford 56'), Rónald Gómez, Paulo Wanchope
(Wílmer López 79')
Referee: Kyros Vassaras (Greece)
Cards: Luis Marín [Y 15'], Mauricio Solís [Y 17'], Rónald Gómez [Y 79'], Wálter
Centeno [Y 85']

(2002 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

11/11/2001, Kingston, National Stadium, 7,000
JAMAICA 0-1 COSTA RICA [HT 0-1]
Scorer: Wílliam Sunsing 4' (0-1)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Luis Marín, Reynaldo Parks, Rónald Rodríguez,
Hárold Wallace (Geovanny Jara 60'), Austín Berry, Rodrigo Cordero, 
Rolando Fonseca, Oscar Rojas, Winston Parks (Hernán Medford 54'), 
Wílliam Sunsing (Steven Bryce 60')
Referee: Ramesh Ramdhan (Trinidad/Tobago)
Cards: Austín Berry [Y 41'], Rodrigo Cordero [Y 59'], Steven Bryce [Y 72']

07/10/2001, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 24,000
COSTA RICA 0-0 MEXICO [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Hárold Wallace, Reynaldo Parks, Luis Marín,
Carlos Castro, Gilberto Martínez, Mauricio Solís, Wálter Centeno (Wílmer
López 71'), Rónald Gómez, Rolando Fonseca (Wílliam Sunsing 67'), Hernán
Medford (Steven Bryce 58')
Referee: Antonio Pereira da Silva (Brazil)
Cards: Gilberto Martínez [Y 61'], Wílmer López [Y 87']

05/09/2001, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 24,000
COSTA RICA 2-0 USA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Rolando Fonseca 38'pen (1-0), Rolando Fonseca 68' (2-0)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Hárold Wallace, Reynaldo Parks, Luis Marín,
Gilberto Martínez, Carlos Castro, Mauricio Solís, Wálter Centeno
(Wílmer López 55'), Rónald Gómez (Hernán Medford 70'), Rolando Fonseca
(Rodrigo Cordero 80'), Paulo Wanchope
Referee: Carlos Batres (Guatemala)
Cards: Rónald Gómez [Y 19'], Paulo Wanchope [Y 44']

01/09/2001, Port of Spain, Hasely Crawford Stadium, 2,500
TRINIDAD/TOBAGO 0-2 COSTA RICA [HT 0-2]
Scorers: Róland Gómez 4' (0-1), Róland Gómez 33' (0-2)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Jervis Drummond, Luis Marín, Reynaldo Parks,
Gilberto Martínez, Carlos Castro (Wílmer López 65'), Mauricio Solís, 
Wálter Centeno (Wílliam Sunsing 77'), Rolando Fonseca (Hernán Medford 60'), 
Steven Bryce, Róland Gómez
Referee: Mohammed Kousa (Syria)
Cards: Wálter Centeno [Y 14'], Jervis Drummond [Y 90']

01/07/2001, Tegucigalpa, Estadio Tiburcio Carías (Nacional), 38,000
HONDURAS 2-3 COSTA RICA [HT 2-2]
Scorers: Paulo Wanchope 9' (0-1), Rolando Fonseca 12' (0-2),
Mauricio Solís 82' (2-3)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Hárold Wallace (Wálter Centeno 80'), Reynaldo 
Parks, Gilberto Martínez, Jervis Drummond, Carlos Castro, Rodrigo Cordero 
(Rónald Gómez 52'), Mauricio Solís, Wílmer López, Rolando Fonseca (Hernán 
Medford 72'), Paulo Wanchope
Referee: Oscar Ruiz Acosta (Colombia)
Cards: Rolando Fonseca [Y 15'], Paulo Wanchope [Y 44']

20/06/2001, San José, Estadío Alejandro Morera Soto, 17,800
COSTA RICA 2-1 JAMAICA [HT 2-1]
Scorers: Luis Marín 4' (1-0), Paulo Wanchope 38' (2-1)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Luis Marín, Gilberto Martínez, Reynaldo Parks,
Jervis Drummond, Carlos Castro, Mauricio Solís, Wílmer López, Rolando
Fonseca (Rodrigo Cordero 75'), Paulo Wanchope, Hernán Medford 
(Wílliam Sunsing 59') (Steven Bryce 84')
Referee: John Toro (Colombia)
Cards: Jervis Drummond [Y 32'], Luis Marín [Y 72']

16/06/2001, Ciudad de Mexico, Azteca Stadium, 60,000
MEXICO 1-2 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Rolando Fonseca 71' (1-1), Hernán Medford 86' (1-2)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Luis Marín, Reynaldo Parks, Gilberto Martínez,
Jervis Drummond, Carlos Castro (Wílliam Sunsing 58'), Rodrigo Cordero 
(Rolando Fonseca 40'), Mauricio Solís, Wílmer López, Steven Bryce, 
Paulo Wanchope (Hernán Medford 80')
Referee: Carlos Batres (Guatemala)
Cards: Carlos Castro [Y 28'], MAuricio Solís [Y 55'], Luis Marín [Y 62'], Paulo
Wanchope [Y 64']

25/04/2001, Kansas City, Arrowhead Stadium, 37,319
USA 1-0 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Jervis Drummond, Reynaldo Parks, Gilberto Martínez,
Hárold Wallace, Carlos Castro (Wílliam Sunsing 74'), Rodrigo Cordero (Rónald Gómez 77'), 
Rolando Fonseca, Steven Bryce (Mauricio Solís 60'), Hernán Medford, Paulo Wanchope
Referee: Jorge Luis Larrionda (Uruguay)

28/03/2001, San José, Estadío Alejandro Morera Soto, 17,500
COSTA RICA 3-0 TRINIDAD/TOBAGO [HT 0-0]
Scorers: Steven Bryce 46' (1-0), Paulo Wanchope 80' (2-0),
Paulo Wanchope 83' (3-0)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Reynaldo Parks, Gilberto Martínez, Hárold Wallace,
Jervis Drummond, Carlos Castro, Rodrigo Cordero, Steven Bryce (Mauricio Solís 76'), 
Wílmer López, Hernán Medford (Paulo Wanchope 59'), Rolando Fonseca (Wílliam Sunsing 70')
Referee: Kim Young-joo (South Korea)

28/02/2001, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 20,000
COSTA RICA 2-2 HONDURAS [HT 0-1]
Scorers: Rolando Fonseca 70' (1-1), Rodrigo Cordero 90+4' (2-2)

Costa Rica: Álvaro Mesén, Jervis Drummond (Jafet Soto 77'), Reynaldo Parks, 
Gilberto Martínez, Steven Bryce (Hárold Wallace 67'), Carlos Castro 
(Wílliam Sunsing 57'), Rodrigo Cordero, Wílmer López, Rolando Fonseca, 
Rónald Gómez, Hernán Medford
Referee: Mohamed Ali Bujsaim (UAE)

06/01/2001, Miami (USA), Orange Bowl, 41,000
COSTA RICA 5-2 GUATEMALA [HT 2-1]
Scorers: Paulo Wanchope 6' (1-1), Rolando Fonseca 42' (2-1),
Reynaldo Parks 56' (3-1), Rolando Fonseca 59' (4-1),
Jafet Soto 88' (5-1)

Costa Rica: Álvaro Mesén, Reynaldo Parks (Jafet Soto 73'), Jervis Drummond, 
Gilberto Martínez, Hárold Wallace (Hernán Medford 60'), Carlos Castro, Rodrigo 
Cordero, Steven Bryce, Wílmer López, Rolando Fonseca (Jeaustin Campos 77'), Paulo 
Wanchope
Referee: Rodolfo Sibrián (El Salvador)
Cards: Paulo Wanchope [Y 54'], Gilberto Martínez [Y 60']

15/11/2000, Mazatenango, Estadío Carlos Salazar Hijo, 10,400
GUATEMALA 2-1 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]
Scorers: Rolando Fonseca 74' (1-1)

Costa Rica: Álvaro Mesén, Jervis Drummond, Reynaldo Parks, Alexánder Madrigal,
Austín Berry, Rodrigo Cordero, Wálter Centeno, Rolando Fonseca, Jafet Soto
(Steven Bryce 55'), Hernán Medford (Wílliam Sunsing 62') (Mauricio Solís 72'),
Paulo Wanchope
Referee: Antonio Marrufo Mendoza (Mexico)
Cards: Jervis Drummond [Y 11'], Austín Berry [Y 43']

11/10/2000, Columbus, Columbus Crew Stadium, 24,430
USA 0-0 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Álvaro Mesén, Jervis Drummond, Reynaldo Parks, Alexánder Madrigal
Austín Berry, Rodrigo Cordero, Wálter Centeno, Rolando Fonseca (Mauricio Solís 69'),
Jafet Soto (Wílliam Sunsing 80'), Hernán Medford (Steven Bryce 87'), Paulo Wanchope
Referee: Ramesh Ramdhan (Trinidad/Tobago)

03/09/2000, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 17,000
COSTA RICA 3-0 BARBADOS [HT 2-0]
Scorers: Jafet Soto 35' (1-0), Rolando Fonseca 40' (2-0), Hernán Medford 54' (3-0)

Costa Rica: Álvaro Mesén, Jervis Drummond, Reynaldo Parks, Alexánder Madrigal
Austín Berry, Rodrigo Cordero (Mauricio Solís 68'), Wálter Centeno (Roy Myers 79'), 
Jafet Soto, Rolando Fonseca, Paulo Wanchope (Juan Carlos Arguedas 69'), Hernán Medford
Referee: Manilo Brizio Carter (Mexico)

15/08/2000, Alajuela, Estadío Alejandro Morera Soto, 18,000
COSTA RICA 2-1 GUATEMALA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Paulo Wanchope 34' (1-0), 58' (2-0)

Costa Rica: Álvaro Mesén, Jervis Drummond, Reynaldo Parks, Alexánder Madrigal
(Mauricio Solís 84'), Austín Berry, Rodrigo Cordero, Wálter Centeno, Jafet Soto
(Wilmer López 68'), Rolando Fonseca (Roy Myers 76'), Hernán Medford, Paulo Wanchope
Referee: Argelio Sabillón (Honduras)
Cards: Rolando Fonseca [Y 29'], Austín Berry [Y 46'], Rodrigo Cordero [Y 62']

23/07/2000, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 17,000
COSTA RICA 2-1 USA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Rolando Fonseca 9'pen (1-0), Hernán Medford 90+2' (2-1)

Costa Rica: Álvaro Mesén, Hárold Wallace, Alexánder Madrigal, Sandro Alfaro 
(Austín Berry 76'), Rodrigo Cordero, Wálter Centeno, Jafet Soto (Jonathan 
Bolaños 85'), Rolando Fonseca (Raynor Robinson 76'), Paulo Wanchope, Hernán Medford.
Referee: Peter Prendergast (Jamaica)
Cards: Sandro Alfaro [Y 59'], Hernán Medford [Y 69']

16/07/2000, Bridgetown, Waterford National Stadium, 8,000
BARBADOS 2-1 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]
Scorer: Alexánder Madrigal 47' (0-1)

Costa Rica: Álvaro Mesén, Hárold Wallace, Reynaldo Parks, Alexánder Madrigal, Sandro
Alfaro, Jeaustin Campos (Rodrigo Cordero 38'), Pablo Chinchilla, Wálter Centeno,
Jafet Soto, Hernán Medford (Rolando Fonseca 46'), Paulo Wanchope.
Referee: Mauricio Navarro (Canada)
Cards: Reynaldo Parks [Y 52']

(1998 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

16/11/1997, San José, Estadío Nacional, 4,200
COSTA RICA 3-1 CANADA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Ríchard Smith 7' (1-0), Fárlen Ilama 47' (2-0),
Luis Marín 89'pen (3-1)

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Ríchard Smith, Luis Marín, Javier Delgado,
Alexánder Madrigal, Sandro Alfaro (Víctor Badilla 77'), Joaquín Guillén,
Kénneth Paniagua, Fárlen Ilama, David Diach (Jeaustin Campos 68'), Heriberto
Quirós (Bérnald Mullins 55')
Referee: Antonio Pereira (Brazil)

09/11/1997, Ciudad de Mexico, Estadío Guillermo Cañedo, 60,000
MEXICO 3-3 COSTA RICA [HT 2-0]
Scorers: Hernán Medford 54' (2-1), Jafet Soto 71' (3-2),
Paulo Wanchope 86' (3-3)

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Ríchard Smith, Mauricio Wright, Alexánder
Madrigal, Luis Marín (Sandro Alfaro 79'), Mauricio Solís, Rolando Fonseca
(Víctor Badilla 74'), Wílmer López (Jafet Soto 46'), Rónald Gómez, Hernán
Medford, Paulo Wanchope
Referee: Mohamed Ali Bujsaim (UAE)

14/09/1997, Kingston, National Stadium, 30,000
JAMAICA 1-0 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Luis Arnáez (Jafet Soto 66'), Mauricio
Wright, Rónald González, Luis Marín, Sandro Alfaro, Mauricio 
Solís, Wílmer López (Jeaustin Campos 70'), Rónald Gómez, Allan
Oviedo (Froylán Ledezma 66'), Hernán Medford
Referee: Ramesh Ramdhan (Trinidad/Tobago)
Cards: Rónald González [Y 51']

07/09/1997, Portland, Civic Stadium, 27,396
USA 1-0 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Hárold Wallace, Mauricio Wright, Luis Marín,
Alexánder Madrigal, Joaquín Guillén, Austín Berry (Víctor Badilla 79'),
Rónald Gómez, Kénneth Paniagua (Jeaustin Campos 28'), Roy Myers, Hernán
Medford (Jafet Soto 74')
Referee: Jorge Luis Nieves (Uruguay)
Cards: Joaquín Guillén [Y 61'], Alexánder Madrigal [Y 77'], Jafet Soto [Y 84']

10/08/1997, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 18,316
COSTA RICA 0-0 EL SALVADOR [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Hárold Wallace, Rónald González, Luis Marín,
Sandro Alfaro, Mauricio Solís, Wílmer López (Roy Myers 12'), Oscar
Ramírez (Javier Delgado 77'), Rolando Fonseca (Jéwisson Bennett 58'), 
Allan Oviedo, Hernán Medford
Referee: Nelson Cálix (Honduras)
Cards: Oscar Ramírez [Y 35'], Allan Oviedo [Y 82']

01/06/1997, Edmonton, Commonwealth Stadium, 10,150
CANADA 1-0 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Hárold Wallace (Alexánder Madrigal 59'), Luis
Marín (Allan Oviedo 75'), Javier Delgado, Mauricio Wright, Mauricio 
Solís, Wílmer López, Jafet Soto, Rónald Gómez, Paulo Wanchope, Hernán
Medford
Referee: Nelson Calix (Honduras)
Cards: Jafet Soto [Y 20'], Javier Delgado [Y 58']

11/05/1997, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 20,500
COSTA RICA 3-1 JAMAICA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Paulo Wanchope 31' (1-0), Paulo Wanchope 71' (2-1),
Allan Oviedo 89' (3-1)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Hárold Wallace, Austín Berry (Jafet Soto 61'),
Benjamín Mayorga, Wílmer López, Rónald González, Rónald Gómez (Allan
Oviedo 71'), Rolando Fonseca, Paulo Wanchope (Mauricio Wright 74'),
Hernán Medford, Luis Marín
Referee: José de Rosa Varela (Uruguay)
Cards: Rónald González [Y 15'], Wílmer López [Y 32']

04/05/1997, San Salvador, Estadío Custalán, 35,611
EL SALVADOR 2-1 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Luis Arnáez 58' (2-1)

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Hárold Wallace (Gérald Drummond 80'), Austín
Berry, Mauricio Solís, Luis Arnáez, Rónald González, Rónald Gómez, Rolando
Fonseca, Paulo Wanchope, Benjamín Mayorga (Allan Oviedo 57'), Luis Marín
Referee: Oscar Ruiz Acosta (Colombia)
Cards: Mauricio Solís [Y 43']

23/03/1997, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 22,000
COSTA RICA 3-2 USA [HT 2-1]
Scorers: Hernán Medford 10' (1-0), Mauricio Solís 32' (2-1),
Rónald Gómez 76' (3-2)

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Hárold Wallace, Luis Marín, Austín Berry.
Rónald González, Rónald Gómez, Benjamín Mayorga, Hernán Medford (Jafet
Soto 61'), Wílmer López, Mauricio Solís, Paulo Wanchope (Rónald Chavez 75')
Referee: Mario Escobar (Guatemala)
Cards: Wilmer López [Y 82']

16/03/1997, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 28,000
COSTA RICA 0-0 MEXICO [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Hárold Wallace, Luis Marín, Rónald González,
Austín Berry, Roy Myers (Jafet Soto 58'), Benjamín Mayorga, Hernán 
Medford (Allan Oviedo 78'), Wílmer López, Paulo Wanchope, Mauricio Solís
Referee: Alberto Tejada (Peru)
Cards: Paulo Wamchope [Y 10'], Hernán Medford [Y 77']

21/12/1996, Cartago, Estadío Rafael Ángel Meza, 25,000
COSTA RICA 2-1 TRINIDAD/TOBAGO [HT 1-1]
Scorers: Paulo Wanchope 44' (1-1), Paulo Wanchope 60' (2-1)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Luis Marín, Rónald González, Alexánder Madrigal,
Javier Delgado, Mauricio Solís, Wílmer López, Oscar Ramírez (Jafet Soto 46'),
Roy Myers, Paulo Wanchope (Norman Gómez 85'), Hernán Medford (Allan Oviedo 85')
Referee: Pascual Rebolledo Cardenes (Mexico)

14/12/1996, Palo Alto, Stanford Stadium, 40.527
USA 2-1 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]
Rónald Gómez 74' (2-1)

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Luis Marín, Rónald González, Javier Delgado,
Mauricio Solís, Wílmer López, Oscar Ramírez, Jafet Soto (Roy Myers 64'),
Paulo Wanchope, Hernán Medford (Allan Oviedo 64'), Rónald Gómez
Referee: León Padro Borja (Mexico)
Cards: Jafet Soto [Y 44'], Rónald Gómez [Y 52'], Luis Marín [Y 76']

01/12/1996, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 30.000
COSTA RICA 2-1 USA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Paulo Wanchope 39' (1-0), Wílmer López 84' (2-0)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Luis Marín, Rónald González, Javier Delgado,
Mauricio Solís, Wílmer López, Oscar Ramírez, Paulo Wanchope (Mauricio
Wright 87'), Hernán Medford (Allan Oviedo 77'), Rolando Fonseca,
Rónald Gómez
Referee: Peter Prendergast (Jamaica)
Cards: Wílmer López [Y 64']

24/11/1996, Los Angeles (USA), Memorial Coliseum, 22.697
GUATEMALA 1-0 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Luis Marín, Alexánder Madrigal, Javier Delgado,
Mauricio Wright (Austín Berry 46'), Vladimir Quesada (Oscar Ramírez 68'), 
José Fonseca (Paulo Wanchope 46'), Mauricio Solís, Wílmer López, Rolando
Fonseca, Rónald Gómez
Referee: Rafael Rodríguez Medina (El Salvador)
Cards: Mauricio Wright [Y 7']

17/11/1996, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 25,000
COSTA RICA 3-0 GUATEMALA [HT 0-0]
Scorers: Javier Delgado 53' (1-0), Hernán Medford 74' (2-0),
Rónald Gómez 77' (3-0)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Luis Marín, Javier Delgado, Rónald González,
Roy Myers, Mauricio Wright, Wílmer López, Mauricio Solís, Rolando
Fonseca (Alexánder Madrigal 88'), Norman Gómez, Hernán Medford
Referee: Argelio Sabillón (Honduras)
Cards: Erick Lonnis [Y 85'], Rónald González [R 87']

01/09/1996, Port of Spain, Queen's Park Oval, 25,000
TRINIDAD/TOBAGO 0-1 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]
Scorer: Rónald Gómez 54' (0-1)

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Mauricio Solís, Norman Gómez (Victor Badilla
79'), Mauricio Wright, Javier Delgado (Vladimir Quesada 70'), Luis Marín,
Rónald González, Oscar Ramírez (Kénneth Paniagua 87'), Rónald Gómez,
Alexánder Madrigal, Rolando Fonseca
Referee: Oscar Bardales Chaves (Honduras)
Cards: Rónald González [Y 38']

(1994 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

13/12/1992, San José, Estadio Ricardo Saprissa
COSTA RICA 5-0 ST VINCENT/GRENADINES [HT 2-0]
Scorers: Javier Astua 5' (1-0), Hernán Medford 43' (2-0),
Javier Astua 52' (3-0), Javier Astua 70' (4-0),
Luis Arnáez 79' (5-0)

Costa Rica: Erick Lonnis, Floyd Guthrie, Róger Flores, Mauricio Montero,
Rónald González, Fárlem Ilama, Austín Berry, Luis Arnáez, Oscar
Ramírez, Hernán Medford, Javier Astua
Referee: Brian Hall (USA)
Cards: Floyd Guthrie [Y 25'], Rónald González [Y 70']

05/12/1992, Tegucigalpa, Estadio Nacional
HONDURAS 2-1 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]
Scorer: Oscar Ramírez 74' (2-1)

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Floyd Guthrie, Benjamín Mayorga, Rónald
González, Mauricio Montero, Héctor Marchena, Oscar Ramírez (Luis Arnáez 77'), 
Enrique Díaz, Hernán Medford, Austín Berry, Rolando Fonseca
Referee: Mike Seifert (Canada)
Cards: Héctor Merchena [Y 6'], Benjamín Mayorga [Y 15'], Luis Arnáez [Y 80']

29/11/1992, San José, Estadio Ricardo Saprissa
COSTA RICA 2-0 MEXICO [HT 0-0]
Scorers: Ríchard Smith 46' (1-0), Ríchard Smith 84' (2-0)

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Floyd Guthrie, Benjamín Mayorga, Rónald
González, Héctor Marchena, Rolando Fonseca, Oscar Ramírez, Ríchard
Smith, Hernán Medford, Austín Berry, Mauricio Montero
Referee: Robert Sawtell (Canada)
Cards: Richard Smith [Y 34'], Héctor Marchena [Y 36']

22/11/1992, Mexico City, Estadio Azulgrana, 40,000
MEXICO 4-0 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Floyd Guthrie, Benjamín Mayorga (Luis 
Arnáez 75'), Rónald González, Héctor Marchena, Mauricio Montero, 
Oscar Ramírez, Germán Rodríguez, Ríchard Smith (Evaristo Coronado 46'), 
Róger Flores, Hernán Medford
Referee: Juan Pablo Escobar (Guatemala)
Cards: Floyd Guthrie [Y 31'], Róger Flores [Y 47']

15/11/1992, Kingstown, Arnos Vale Playing Ground,
ST VINCENT/GRENADINES 0-1 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]
Scorer: Rónald González 57' (0-1)

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Rónald González, Héctor Marchena, Mauricio
Montero, Evaristo Coronado, Luis Arnáez, Claudio Jara, Oscar Ramírez,
Germán Rodríguez, Róger Flores, Rolando Fonseca
Referee: Ramesh Ramdhan (Trinidad/Tobago)
Cards: Róger Flores [Y 72'], Hermidio Barrantes [Y 84']

08/11/1992, San José, Estadio Ricardo Saprissa
COSTA RICA 2-3 HONDURAS [HT 2-0]
Scorers: Austín Berry 3' (1-0), Luis Arnáez 37' (2-0)

Costa Rica: Paul Mayorga, Rónald González, Héctor Marchena, Mauricio Montero,
Rándall Row, Luis Arnáez, Oscar Ramírez, Juan Carlos Arguedas, Ríchard Smith,
Austín Berry, Javier Astua
Referee: Medina Rodríguez (Guatemala)
Cards: Javier Astua [Y 51']

23/08/1992, San José, Estadio Nacional de la Sabana
COSTA RICA 5-1 PANAMA [HT 4-0]
Scorers: Austín Berry 17'pen (1-0), Oscar Ramírez 20' (2-0),
Juan Carlos Arguedas 28' (3-0), Juan Carlos Arguedas 33' (4-0),
Javier Astua 84' (5-0)

Costa Rica: Paul Mayorga, Mauricio Montero, Rónald González, Héctor Marchena,
Miguel Davis, Ríchard Smith, Luis Arnáez, Austín Berry, Juan Carlos
Arguedas, Oscar Ramírez, Javier Astua
Referee: Jack D'Aquila (USA)
Cards: Miguel Davis [Y 18'], Mauricio Montero [Y 36'], Javier Astua [Y 86']

16/08/1992, Ciudad de Panamá, Estadio Revolución
PANAMA 1-0 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]

Costa Rica: Paul Mayorga, Vladimir Quesada, Benjamín Mayorga, Rónald
González, Ríchard Smith, Oscar Ramírez, Mauricio Montero, Juan Carlos
Arguedas, Austín Berry, Javier Astua, Luis Arnáez
Referee: Hoyos Pérez (Colombia)
Cards: Benjamín Mayorga [Y 21'], Ríchard Smith [Y 23'], Rónald González [Y 70']

(1990 WORLD CUP FINALS-ITALY)

ROUND 2
23/06/1990, Bari, Stadio San Nicola, 47,673
CZECHOSLOVAKIA 4-1 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]
Scorer: Rónald Gónzález 54' (1-1)

Costa Rica: Hermidio Barrantes, Germán Chavarría, Héctor Marchena, Mauricio
Montero, Róger Flores, José Carlos Chaves, Juan Cayasso, Rónald González,
Claudio Jara, Marvin Obando (Hernán Medford 46'), Oscar Ramírez
Referee: Siegield Kirschen (Germany)
Cards: Rónald González [Y 6'], Héctor Marchena [Y 75']

ROUND 1
20/06/1990, Genoa, Stadio Luigi Ferraris, 30,233
COSTA RICA 2-1 SWEDEN [HT 0-1]
Scorers: Róger Flores 75' (1-1), Hernán Medford 88' (2-1)

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Germán Chavarríá (Alexándre Guimaraes 76'),
Róger Flores, Rónald González, Mauricio Montero, José Carlos Chaves,
Oscar Ramírez, Róger Gómez (Hernán Medford 60'), Juan Cayasso, Héctor
Marchena, Claudio Jara
Referee: Zoran Petrovic (Yugoslavia)
Cards: Róger Gómez [Y 28'], Héctor Marchena [Y 53']

ROUND 1
16/06/1990, Turin, Estadio Delle Alpi, 58,007
BRAZIL 1-0 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Germán Chavarría, Héctor Marchena, Mauricio
Montero, Róger Flores, José Carlos Chaves, Juan Cayasso (Alexándre Guimaraes 78'), 
Róger Gómez, Rónald González, Claudio Jara (Roy Myers 70'), Oscar Ramírez
Referee: Neji Jouini (Tunisia)
Cards: Claudio Jara [Y 16'], Róger Gómez [Y 59']

ROUND 1
11/06/1990, Genoa, Stadio Luigi Ferraris, 30,867
COSTA RICA 1-0 SCOTLAND [HT 0-0]
Scorer: Juan Cayasso 49' (1-0)

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Germán Chavarría, Héctor Marchena, Mauricio
Montero, Róger Flores, José Carlos Chaves, Juan Cayasso, Róger Gómez,
Rónald González, Claudio Jara (Hernán Medford 86'), Oscar Ramírez
Referee: Juan Carlos Loustau (Argentina)

(1990 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

16/07/1989, San José, Estadio Ricardo Saprissa
COSTA RICA 1-0 EL SALVADOR [HT 1-0]
Scorer: Pastor Fernández 55' (1-0)

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Vladimir Quesada, Róger Flores, Mauricio Montero,
Enrique Díaz, Héctor Marchena, Germán Chavarría, Juan Cayasso, Claudio Jara
(Oscar Ramírez 71'), Pastor Fernández, Leonidas Flores
Referee: Jorge Orellana Vimos (Ecuador)
Cards: Pastor Fernández [Y 19']

25/06/1989, San Salvador, Estadio Cuscátlan, 40,000
EL SALVADOR 2-4 COSTA RICA [HT 1-1]
Scorers: Juan Cayasso 15' (0-1), Leonidas Flores 47' (1-2),
Carlos Hidalgo 52' (1-3), Leonidas Flores 78' (1-4)

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Vladimir Quesada, Róger Flores, Mauricio Montero,
Enrique Díaz, Héctor Marchena, Germán Chavarría, Juan Cayasso, Leonidas
Flores, Evaristo Coronado (Javier Wanchope 70'), Claudio Jara (Carlos Hidalgo 46')
Referee: Arturo Brizio Carter (Mexico)
Cards: Enrique Diaz [Y 75']

11/06/1989, San José, Estadio Ricardo Saprissa
COSTA RICA 1-0 TRINIDAD/TOBAGO [HT 1-0]
Scorer: Juan Cayasso 2' (1-0)

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Vladimir Quesada, Mauricio Montero, Róger Flores,
Enrique Díaz, Héctor Marchena, Oscar Ramírez (67'), Juan Cayasso, Claudio Jara,
Evaristo Coronado (Carlos Hidalgo 85'), Leonidas Flores
Referee: Torres Cadena (Colombia)

28/05/1989, Port of Spain, Queen's Park Oval
TRINIDAD/TOBAGO 1-1 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]
Scorer: Evaristo Coronado

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo (Jorge Hidalgo 43'), Vladimir Quesada, Róger Flores, 
Mauricio Montero, Marvin Obando, Hernán Medford (62'), Enrique Rivers, Evaristo 
Coronado, Enrique Díaz, Carlos Hidalgo, Héctor Marchena
Referee: Edgardo Codesal Mendez (Mexico)
Cards: Mauricio Montero [Y 31']

30/04/1989, St Louis, Big Arch Stadium, 8,500
USA 1-0 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Vladimir Quesada, Róger Flores, Mauricio Montero,
Carlos Hidalgo, Germán Chavarríá (Edwin Slazar 44'), Juan Cayasso, Enrique Díaz, 
Gilberto Rhoden (Leonidas Flores 66'), Alvaro Solano, Héctor Marchena
Referee: Rodolfo Martínez (USA)
Cards: Alvaro Solano [Y 70'], Edwin Salazar [Y 73']

16/04/1989, San José, Estadio Ricardo Saprissa
COSTA RICA 1-0 USA [HT 1-0]
Scorer: Gilberto Rhoden 14' (1-0)

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Vladimir Quesada, Róger Flores, Enrique Díaz, Héctor
Marchena, Germán Chavarría, Carlos Hidalgo, Mauricio Montero, Juan Cayasso (60'),
Gilberto Rhoden (Leonidas Flores 81'), Evaristo Coronado
Referee: Garcia Ochoa (Mexico)
Cards: Evaristo Coronado [Y 60']

02/04/1989, San José, Estadio Ricardo Saprissa
COSTA RICA 2-1 GUATEMALA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Róger Flores 42' (1-0), Evaristo Coronado 78' (2-1)

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Vladimir Quesada (63'), Róger Flores, Mauricio Montero,
Marvin Obando, Carlos Hidalgo (53'), Germán Chavarría, Oscar Ramírez, Juan Cayasso,
Evaristo Coronado, Enrique Díaz
Referee: John Meachin (Canada)
Cards: Juan Cayasso [Y 56']

19/03/1989, Ciudad de Guatemala, Estadio Mateo Flores
GUATEMALA 1-0 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Vladimir Quesada, Róger Flores, Mauricio Montero,
Enrique Díaz, Germán Chavarría, Claudio Jara, Alvaro Solano (62'), Evaristo 
Coronado, Alexander Guimaraes (62'), Hernán Medford
Referee: Antonio Evangelista (Canada)
Cards: Vladimir Quesada [Y 15'], Evaristo Coronado [Y 28'], Alexánder Guimaraes [Y 
29']

31/07/1988, Ciudad de Panamá, Estadio Rommel Fernández, 25,000
PANAMA 0-2 COSTA RICA [HT 0-1]
Scorers: Juan Cayasso 1' (0-1), Hernán Medford 71' (0-2)

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Róger Flores, Mauricio Montero, Enrique Díaz
(60'), Germán Chavarríá, Oscar Hernández, Juan Cayasso, Hernán Medford, Sivianni
Rodríguez (José Carlos Chaves 30'), Robert Grandos, Héctor Marchena
Referee: Charles Branche (Trinidad/Tobago)
Cards: José Carlos Chaves [Y 40'], Oscar Hernández [Y 66']

17/07/1988, Alajuela, Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto, 14,694
COSTA RICA 1-1 PANAMA [HT 1-1]
Scorer: Claudio Jara 26' (1-1)

Costa Rica: Gabelo Conejo, Róger Flores, Freddy Munguio, Hector Merchena (63'),
José Carlos Chaves, Claudio Jara, Oscar Ramírez, Evaristo Coronado, Alexándre 
Guimaraes (70'), Hernán Medford, Alexándre Borge Ginaraes
Referee: Rodríguez Medina (El Salvador)
Cards: Róger Flores [Y 44'], Héctor Marchena [Y 47']

(1986 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

08/09/1985, Tegucigalpa, Estadío Nacional
HONDURAS 3-1 COSTA RICA [HT 1-1]
Scorer: Alexándre Guimaraes 7' (0-1)

Costa Rica: Alejandro González, Oscar Ramírez, Thomás Segura, Rodolfo Mills,
Alexándre Guimaraes, Omar Arroyo, Jorge Chevez (46'), Jorge Contreras, Juan 
Cayasso, César Hines, Germán Chavarríá
Referee: Richard Ramcharan (Trinidad/Tobago)
Cards: Jorge Chevez [Y 40'], Alejandro González [Y 70']

01/09/1985, San José, Estadío Nacional, 23,398
COSTA RICA 0-0 CANADA [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Marco Rojas, Róger Flores, Edwin Salazar (55'), Alexándre Guimaraes,
Alvaro Solano (67'), Omar Arroyo, Thomás Segura, Juan Cayasso, César
Hines, Leonidas Flores, Johnny Williams
Referee: Jorge Ortíz (El Salvador)
Cards: Róger Flores [Y 16'], Marco Rojas [Y 85']

17/08/1985, Toronto, Varsity Stadium, 13,486
CANADA 1-1 COSTA RICA [HT 0-1]
Scorer: Johnny Williams 12' (0-1)

Costa Rica: Alejandro González, Róger Flores, Edwin Salazar, Rodolfo Mills,
Alvaro Solano, Omar Arroyo, Jorge Chevez (Jorge Contreras 82'), Evaristo Coronado 
(Jorge Ulate 78'), Juan Cayasso, Germán Chavarría, Johnny Williams
Referee: E Mendoza Guillen (México)
Cards: Juan Cayasso [Y 27'], Jorge Chevez [Y 42'], Jorge Contreras [Y 84'],
Rodolfo Mills [R 89']

11/08/1985, San José Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 20,043
COSTA RICA 2-2 HONDURAS [HT 1-2]
Scorers: Alvaro Solano 19' (1-1), Johnny Williams 86' (2-2)

Costa Rica: Alejandro González, Róger Flores, Edwin Salazar, Rodolfo Mills, Alvaro 
Solano, Omar Arroyo, Jorge Chevez (Evaristo Coronado 63'), Germán Chavarría, 
Johnny Williams, Luis Galagarza (Leonidas Flores 28')
Referee: Edward Ballion (USA)
Cards: Luis Galagarza [Y 20'], Leonidas Flores [Y 88']

31/05/1985, Torrance, 11,800
USA 0-1 COSTA RICA [HT 0-1]
Scorer: Evaristo Coronado 34' (0-1)

Costa Rica: Alejandro González, Oscar Ramírez, Róger Flores, Edwin Salazar,
Rodolfo Mills, Evartisto Coronado (Jorge Ulate 65'), Omar Arroyo, Jorge 
Chevez, Luis Galagarza, Juan Cayasso, Jorge Contreras
Referee: John Meachin (Canada)
Cards: Jorge Chevez [Y 9'], Rodolfo Mills [Y 23'], Evaristo Coronado [Y 37'], 
Oscar Ramírez [Y 75'], Jorge Ulate [R 89']

26/05/1985, Alajuela, Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto, 20,173
COSTA RICA 1-1 USA [HT 1-1]
Scorer: Oscar Ramírez 42' (1-0)

Costa Rica: Alejandro González, Oscar Ramírez, Róger Flores, Thomás Segura, Rodolfo
Mills, Alvaro Solano (Leonidas Flores 69'), Omar Arroyo, Jorge Chevez, Jorge 
Contreras, Raquel Ledezma, Jorge Ulate (Evaristo Coronado 70')
Referee: Urrera Reyes (México)
Cards: Róger Flores [Y]

28/04/1985, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 10,839
COSTA RICA 1-1 TRINIDAD/TOBAGO [HT 1-1]
Scorer: Jorge Ulate (1-0)

Costa Rica: Román González, Oscar Ramírez, Freddy Méndez, Marvin Obando, Nilton
Nóbrega (Tomás Velásquez 52'), Franklin Williams, Alvaro Solano, Mínor Alpízar 
(Evaristo Coronado 65'), Enrique Diaz, Miguel Lacey, Jorge Ulate
Referee: Mendez Molina (Guatemala)

24/04/1985, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 9,689
COSTA RICA 3-0 TRINIDAD/TOBAGO [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Franklin Williams 15' (1-0), Miguel Lacey 65' (2-0),
Ninton Nóbrega 79' (3-0)

Costa Rica: Román González, Freddy Méndez, Marvin Obando, Nilton Nóbrega, Franklin
Williams (Evaristo Coronado 21'), Alvaro Solano, Mínor Alpízar, Enrique Diaz, 
Miguel Lacey, Thomás Velásquez (Oscar Ramírez 2'), Jorge Ulate
Referee: Martínez Mejía (Honduras)
Cards: Nilton Nóbrega [Y 68']

(1982 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

10/12/1980, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 3,284
COSTA RICA 0-0 EL SALVADOR [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Víctor Monge, Julio Alfonso Fuller McKenzie, Manuel Quesada, Frederico 
Méndez, Nelson Bastos, Carlos Alberto Ugalde, Gerardo 'Puro' Ureña, Alvaro Solano, 
Rafael Ángel Hidalgo, Jorge White, Omar Morera
Referee: Mario Vázquez (México)
Cards: Jorge White [R], Manuel Quesada [Y], Gerardo Ureña [Y]

26/11/1980, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 17,042
COSTA RICA 0-3 GUATEMALA [HT 0-1]

Costa Rica: Víctor Monge, William Jiménez, Carlos Alberto Ugalde, Julio Alfonso 
Fuller McKenzie, Carlos Alberto Torres, Mario 'Squirt' Barrantes, Omar Morera 
(Luis Solano Chavarría 46'), Frederico Méndez, Nelson Bastos, Luis 'Neco' 
Fernández, Rodolfo Mills
Referee: Ilio Matos (Canada)

16/11/1980, Tegucigalpa, Estadío Nacional
HONDURAS 1-1 COSTA RICA [HT 0-1]
Scorer: Omar Morera 33' (0-1)

Costa Rica: Víctor Monge, Nelson Bastos, William Jiménez, Frederico Méndez, Mario 
'Squirt' Barrantes, Carlos Alberto Ugalde (Gerardo 'Puro' Ureña 82'), Rodolfo 
Mills, Julio Alfonso Fuller McKenzie, Carlos Torres, Jorge White, Omar Morera  (Rafael Ángel Hidalgo 60')
Referee: David Socha (USA)
Cards: Rodolfo Mills [Y]

05/11/1980, San José, Estadío Nacional
COSTA RICA 2-0 PANAMA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Luis Fernández 14' (1-0), William Jiménez 48'pen (2-0)

Costa Rica: Víctor Monge, William Jiménez, Frederico Méndez (Manuel Quesada), Mario 
'Squirt' Barrantes, Nelson Bastos, Luis 'Neco' Fernández, Marvin Alvarez, Jorge 
White, Carlos Torres, Omar Morera (Rafael Ángel Hidalgo 46'), Gerardo Ureña
Referee: Dante Maglio (Canada)

12/10/1980, Ciudad de Guatemala, Estadío Mateo Flores, 40,000
GUATEMALA 0-0 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Víctor Monge, Nelson Bastos, William Jiménez, Frederico Méndez, Mario 
'Squirt' Barrantes (Manuel Quesada), Rodolfo Mills, Luis 'Neco' Fernández, Carlos 
Alberto Ugalde, Carlos Torres, Carlos Camacho (Gerardo 'Puro' Ureña), Jorge White 
Referee: Jorge Alberto Narvaez Escobar (México)
Cards: Carlos Alberto Ugalde [R 84'], Nelson Bastos [Y], Frederico Méndez [Y], 
Mario Barrantes [Y], Luis Fernández [Y], Jorge White [Y]

01/10/1980, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa
COSTA RICA 2-3 HONDURAS [HT 0-2]
Scorers: William Jiménez 78'pen (1-3), Rodolfo Mills 81' (2-3)

Costa Rica: Bernardino Chaves, Nelson Bastos, William Jiménez, Frederico Méndez, 
Mario Quesada, Gerardo 'Puro' Ureña, Rodolfo Mills, Carlos Alberto Ugalde, Carlos 
Torres, Javier 'Zurdo' Jiménez, Carlos Camacho (Luis 'Neco' Fernández 82')
Referee: Constantinos Soupliotis (Canada)
Cards: Gerardo Ureña [Y]

10/08/1980, Ciudad de Panamá, Estadío de la Revolución
PANAMA 1-1 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]
Scorer: Omar Arroyo 60' (1-1)

Costa Rica: Julio Morales, Mínor Alpízar, Ricardo García, Carlos Toppings, Marvin 
Obando, Dennis Marshall (Herberth Quesada 58'), Francisco 'Chico' Hernández 
(William Avila 46'), Tomás Velásquez, Omar Arroyo, Róger Alvarez, Jorge White
Referee: Jacques Goede (Surinam)

(1978 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

15/12/1976, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana, 16,310
COSTA RICA 1-1 EL SALVADOR [HT 1-0]
Scorer: Javier Masís 40' (1-1)

Costa Rica: Marco Antonio Rojas, Javier 'Michelín' Masís, Frederico Méndez, Alfonso
'Magús' Brenes, Mario Esquivel, William Fischer, Hernán Morales, Johnny Alvarado
(Gerardo 'Lalo' Chavarríá), Alfredo 'Chatillo' Piedra, Carlos Solano, Javier
Jiménez
Referee: Juan Ramón Vivar (Guatemala)

12/12/1976, Ciudad de Guatemala, Estadío Mateo Flores, 24,363
GUATEMALA 1-1 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]
Scorer: William Fischer 89' (1-1)

Costa Rica: Marco Antonio Rojas, Javier 'Michelín' Masís, Frederico Méndez, Alfonso
'Magús' Brenes, Mario Esquivel, Gerardo 'Lalo' Chavarría, José Manuel 'Chinimba' 
Rojas, Hernán Morales (Johnny Alvarado), Edgar Marín (William Fischer 62'), Carlos
Solano, Javier Jiménez
Referee: José Manuel Andino Pinel (Honduras)
Cards: José Manuel Rojas [R 15'], Mario Esquivel [Y]

05/12/1976, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana, 19,956
COSTA RICA 0-0 GUATEMALA [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Marco Antonio Rojas, Javier 'Michelín' Masís, Frederico Méndez, Alfonso 'Magús' Brenes, Mario Esquivel, Hernán Morales, José Manuel 'Chinimba' Rojas, 
Gerardo 'Lalo' Chavarríá, Francisco 'Chico' Hernández (Gerardo Solano 46'), Carlos 
Solano (Víctor 'Macho' Acuña), Javier Jiménez
Referee: Alfonso Archundia (México)

01/12/1976, San Salvador, Estadío Cuscatlán, 40,868
EL SALVADOR 1-1 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]
Scorer: Javier Jiménez 78' (1-1)

Costa Rica: Marco Antonio Rojas, Alfonso Estupiñán, Frederico Méndez, Alfonso 
'Magús' Rivera, Mario Esquivel, Johnny Alvarado, José Manuel 'Chinimba' Rojas, 
Gerardo 'Lalo' Chavarría, Hernán Morales, Carlos Solano, Javier Jiménez (Alfredo
'Chatillo' Piedra)
Referee: Romulo Méndez Moliná (Guatemala)
Cards: Alfredo Piedra [R], Carlos Solano [Y], Mario Esquivel [Y], Hernán Morales 
[Y]

11/07/1976, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 20,336
COSTA RICA 3-0 PANAMA [HT 3-0]
Scorers: Johnny Alvarado 11' (1-0), Johnny Alvarado 22' (2-0),
Javier Jiménez 44' (3-0)

Costa Rica: Marco Antonio Rojas (Víctor Monge 9'), Alexis Alfaro, Frederico Méndez,
Mario Esquivel, José Manuel 'Chinimba' Rojas, Johnny Alvarado, Hernán Morales, 
Alfredo 'Chatillo' Piedra (Francisco 'Chico' Hernández), Carlos Solano, Javier 
'Zurdo' Jiménez
Referee: Valentin Gazo Alvarez (Nicaragua)

04/04/1976, Ciudad de Panamá, Estadío de la Revolucion, 3,477
PANAMA 3-2 COSTA RICA [HT 0-1]
Scorers: Javier Jiménez 34' (0-1), Mario Barrantes 86' (3-2)

Costa Rica: Víctor Monge, Alfonso Estupiñán, José María Agüero, Bolívar Quirós, 
Enrique 'Quique' Vásquez, Mario 'Squirt' Barrantes, Gerardo 'Lalo' Charavarría, 
Asdrúbal 'Yuba' Paniagua, Alberto Ovares Cruz, Javier 'Zurdo' Jiménez, William Salgado Sanchez (Jesús Manuel 'Nel' López)
Referee: Carlos Leon Cedillos (Honduras)
Cards: Alfonso Estupiñán [Y]

(1974 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

10/12/1972, San José, Estadío Ricardo Saprissa, 14,274
COSTA RICA 3-3 HONDURAS [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Wálter Elizondo 8' (1-0), Roy Sáenz 50' (2-0),
Cárcamo Sandoval 60'OG (3-0)

CR: Juan Gutiérrez, Fernando Solano, Wálter Elizondo, José Ángel Ortíz, José Maria 
'Chinimba' Rojas, Heriberto Rojas, Edgar Marín, Asdrúbal 'Yuba' Paniagua, Roy Acuña 
Sáenz, Hernán Morales, Javier 'Zurdo' Jiménez (Rafael Ángel Oviedo)
Referee: Luis Villarejo Ramírez (Puerto Rico)
Cards: Roy Acuña Sáenz [Y]

03/12/1972, Tegucigalpa, Estadío Nacional, 16,727
HONDURAS 2-1 COSTA RICA [HT 1-1]
Scorers: Asdrúbal Paniagua 40' (1-1)

Costa Rica: Juan Gutiérrez, Fernando Solano (Bernardo 'Cori' Delgado), Wálter 
Elizondo, José Ángel 'Chango' Ortíz, Fernando 'Príncipe' Hernández, Heriberto 
Rojas, Edgar Marín (Rafael Ángel Oviedo), Asdrúbal 'Yuba' Paniagua, Roy Acuña 
Sáenz, Hernán Morales, Javier 'Zurdo' Jiménez
Referee: Alfonso Gonzáles Archundia(México)

(1970 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

29/12/1968, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana, 21,636
COSTA RICA 1-1 HONDURAS [HT 1-1]
Scorer: Eduardo Chavarría 40' (1-1)

Costa Rica: Didier Gutiérrez, Alfonso Estupiñán, Wálter Elizondo, Alvaro MacDonald, 
Mario 'Chalazo' Vega, Víctor Palomino, William Quirós, Edgar Marín, Eduardo 
Chavarría, Leonel Hernández, Reynaldo Mullings (Rodolfo Umaña)
Referee: George Cumberbatch (Trinidad/Tobago)
Cards: Didier Gutiérrez [R], Víctor Palomino [Y]

22/12/1968, Tegucigalpa, Estadío Nacional, 8,724
HONDURAS 1-0 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]

Costa Rica: Rodolfo Umaña, Alfonso Estupiñán, Wálter Elizondo, Heriberto Rojas,
Mario 'Chalazo' Vega, Víctor Palomino, William Quirós, Edgar Marín, Roy Acuña 
Sáenz, José Manuel López, Leonel Hernández
Referee: Michael Wurtz (USA)
Cards: Víctor Palomino [Y]

01/12/1968, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana, 11,273
COSTA RICA 3-1 JAMAICA [HT 2-1]
Scorers: Mario Vega, Eduardo Chavarría, Edgar Nuñez

Costa Rica: Rodolfo Umaña, Alfonso Estupiñán, Wálter Elizondo, Alvaro MacDonald, 
Víctor Palmomino, Mario 'Chalazo' Vega, Heriberto Rojas, Francisco 'Chico' 
Hernández (Wálford Vaughns), Eduardo Chavarría, Leonel Hernández, Edgar Nuñez 
(Reynaldo Mullings)
Referee: Alfonso González Archundia (México)
Cards: Eduardo Chavarría [R]

27/11/1968, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana, 14,940
COSTA RICA 3-0 JAMAICA [HT 0-0]
Scorers: Leonel Hernández 78' (1-0), Wálford Vaughns 88' (2-0),
Roy Sáenz 89' (3-0)

Costa Rica: Didier Gutiérrez, Alfonso Estupiñán, Wálter Elizondo, Alvaro MacDonald, 
Mario 'Chalazo' Vega, Víctor Palomino, Wálford Vaughns, Eduardo 'Flaco' Chavarría, 
Roy Acuña Sáenz, José Manuel 'Pecas' López, Leonel Hernández (Reynaldo Mullings)
Referee: Jorge Méndez (Guatemala)
Cards: Wálter Elizondo [Y]

(1966 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

22/05/1965, Kingston, National Stadium, 3,031
JAMAICA 1-1 COSTA RICA [HT 1-1]
Scorer: Errol Daniels 6' (0-1)

Costa Rica: Emilio Sagot, Alvaro Chavez, Wálter Elizondo, Edgar Zúniga, Juan José
Gámez, Edgar Marín, Errol Daniels, Guido Pena Pol, William Quirós, Leonel Hernández
Referee: Marco Cárcamo (Honduras)

16/05/1965, Ciudad de México, Estadío Olímpica de la Universitaria, 64,276
MEXICO 1-0 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]

Costa Rica: Emilio Sagot, Alvaro Chavez, Fernando Jiménez, Wálter Elizondo, Alvaro 
MacDonald, Edgar Zúniga, Juan José Gámez, Edgar Marín, Guido Pena Pol, William 
Quirós, Leonel Hernández
Referee: Ray Morgan (Canada)
Cards: Alvaro Chavez [Y], Edgar Zúniga [Y]

11/05/1965, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana, 4,003
COSTA RICA 7-0 JAMAICA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Fernando Jiménez 40' (1-0), Errol Daniels 54' (2-0),
William Quirós 63' (3-0), Leonel Hernández 73' (4-0),
William Quirós 77' (5-0), Errol Daniels 85' (6-0),
William Quirós 88' (7-0)

Costa Rica: Emilio Sagot, Alvaro Chavez, Fernando Jiménez, Wálter Elizondo, Alvaro 
MacDonald, Edgar Zúniga, Errol Daniels, Edgar Marín, Guido Pena Pol, William 
Quirós, Leonel Hernández
Referee: Richard Giebner (USA)

25/04/1965, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana, 20,654
COSTA RICA 0-0 MEXICO [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Emilio Sagot, Alvaro Chavez, Fernando Jiménez, Wálter Elizondo, Alvaro
MacDonald, Edgar Zúniga, Juan José Gámez, Edgar Marín, Juan González, William 
Quirós, Leonel Hernández
Referee: Ray Morgan (Canada)

03/03/1965, Port of Spain, Queen's Park Oval, 3,293
TRINIDAD/TOBAGO 0-1 COSTA RICA [HT 0-1]
Scorer: Leonel Hernández 29' (0-1)

Costa Rica: Emilio Sagot, Fernando Jiménez, Walter Elizondo, Alvaro MacDonald, 
Edgar Zúniga, Juan José Gamez, Tarcisio Rodríguez, Juan González, Errol Daniels, 
William Quirós, Leonel Hernández
Referee: F. Figueroa (Netherlands Antilles)

28/02/1965, Paramaribo, Natsjonalstadion, 7,704
SURINAM 1-3 COSTA RICA [HT 0-2]
Scorers: Edgar Marín 10' (0-1), Juan González 27' (0-2),
Edgar Marín 70' (0-3)

Costa Rica: Mario 'Flaco' Pérez, Alvaro Chavez, Wálter Elizondo, Alvaro MacDonald, 
Edgar Zúniga, Juan José Gámez, Edgar Marín, Errol Daniels, Juan González, William 
Quirós, Leonel Hernández
Referee: A. Ortega (Venezuela)

21/02/1965, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana, 10,133
COSTA RICA 4-0 TRINIDAD/TOBAGO [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Leonel Hernández 28'pen (1-0), Leonel Hernández 50' (2-0),
Errol Daniels 80' (3-0), Edgar Marín 84' (4-0)

Costa Rica: Didier Gutiérrez, Alvaro Chavez, Wálter Elizondo, Alvaro MacDonald, 
Edgar Zúniga, Juan José Gámez, Edgar Marín, Errol Daniels, Juan González, William 
Quirós, Leonel Hernández
Referee: Rafael Valenzuela (México)

12/02/1965, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana, 12,868
COSTA RICA 1-0 SURINAM [HT 0-0]
Scorer: Tarcisio Rodríguez 55' (1-0)

Costa Rica: Emilio Sagot, Juan Boyer Goban, Wálter Elizondo, Alvaro MacDonald, 
Guillermo Otorola, Juan José Gámez, José López, Tarcisio Rodríguez, Juan González, 
William Quirós, Leonel Hernández
Referee: William McKeand (Jamaica)
Cards: Juan José Gámez [Y]

(1962 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

23/04/1961, Willemstad, Rif Stadion
NETHERLANDS ANTILLES 2-0 COSTA RICA [HT 2-0]

Costa Rica: Mario 'Flaco' Pérez, Alvaro MacDonald, Marvin Rodríguez, Edgar Quesada, 
Carlos 'Cayaca' Marín, Alvaro Chavez, Carlos Vivó Gobán, Isias 'Manrique' 
Quesada, Danilo Montero, Jorge 'Cuty' Monge, Rigoberto Rojas
Referee: Isidoro Trapone (Venezuela)

12/04/1961, Estadío Olímpico de la Ciudad Univeritaria, 80,000
MEXICO 4-1 COSTA RICA [HT 2-0]
Scorer: Alvaro MacDonald 55' (2-1)

Costa Rica: Carlos Alvarado, Giovani Rodríguez, Mario 'Catato' Cordero, Alvaro 
MacDonald, Marvin Rodríguez, Edgar Quesada, Carlos Vivó Gobán, Isias 'Manrique' 
Quesada, Juan Ulloa, Carlos 'Cayaca' Marín, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: José Antonio Sundheim (Colombia)

29/03/1961, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana
COSTA RICA 6-0 NETHERLANDS ANTILLES [HT 4-0]
Scorers: Juan Ulloa 12' (1-0), Rigoberto Rojas 33' (2-0),
Manrique Quesada 28' (3-0), Marvin Rodríguez 42' (4-0),
Jorge Monge 50' (5-0), Manrique Quesada 89' (6-0)

Costa Rica: Felipe 'Aguila' Induni, Giovani Rodríguez, Alvaro MacDonald, Carlos 
'Cayaca' Marín, Edgar Quesada, Marvin Rodríguez, Carlos Vivó Gobán, Isias 
'Manrique' Quesada, Juan Ulloa, Jorge 'Cuty' Monge, Rigoberto Rojas
Referee: Alberto Tejada (Perú)
Cards: Juan Ulloa [R]

22/03/1961, San José, Estadío Nacional la Sabana, 35,000
COSTA RICA 1-0 MEXICO [HT 0-0]
Scorers: Carlos Vivó Gobán 52' (1-0)

Costa Rica: Mario 'Flaco' Pérez, Giovani Rodríguez, Manuel 'Manelo' Villalobos,
Alvaro MacDonald, Marvin Rodríguez, Edgar Quesada, Carlos Vivó Gobán, Isias 
'Manrique' Quesada, Juan Ulloa, Juan José Gámez, Rigoberto Rojas
Referee: Eunapio Gouveia de Queiroz (Brazil)

14/01/1961, Ciudad de Guatemala (Guatemala), Estadío Mateo Flores, 23,340
COSTA RICA 1-0 HONDURAS [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Marvin Rodríguez 29' (1-0)

Costa Rica: Mario 'Flaco' Pérez, Guillermo 'Memo' Hernández, Manuel 'Manelo'
Villalobos, Alex Sánchez, Carlos 'Cayaca' Marin, Edgar Quesada, Carlos Vivó Gobán, 
Carlos 'Cuca' Herrera, Marvin Rodríguez, Juan José Gámez, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: Felipe Buergo (México)

11/09/1960, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana
COSTA RICA 5-0 HONDURAS [HT 3-0]
Scorers: Rubén Jiménez 2, Marvin Rodríguez, Juan Ulloa, Wálter Pearson

Costa Rica: Felipe 'Aguila' Induni, José Luis 'Vivo' Quesada, Guillermo 
'Memo' Hernández, Alvaro Vega, Marvin Rodríguez, Eduardo 'Albella' Salas, Wálter 
Pearson, Carlos 'Cuca' Herrera, Juan Ulloa, Juan José Gámez, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: José Antonio Sundheim (Colombia)

04/09/1960, Tegucigalpa, Estadío Nacional
HONDURAS 2-1 COSTA RICA [HT 2-0]
Scorer: Marvin Rodríguez 46' (2-1)

Costa Rica: Hernán Alvarado, Orlando Chambers, José Luis 'Vivo' Quesada, Francisco 
Montanaro, Guillermo 'Memo' Hernández, Marvin Rodríguez, Carlos Vivó Gobán, Carlos 
'Cuca' Herrera, Juan Ulloa, Juan José Gámez, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: José Antonio Sundheim (Colombia)

28/08/1960, Ciudad de Guatemala, Estadío Mateo Flores
GUATEMALA 4-4 COSTA RICA [HT 1-2]
Scorers: Rubén Jiménez 18' (1-1), Juan Ulloa 35' (1-2),
Rubén Jiménez 57' (2-3), Juan Ulloa 81' (4-4)

Costa Rica: Carlos Alvarado, Orlando Chambers, José Luis 'Vivo' Quesada, Alvaro 
Vega, Isias 'Marcatre' Esquivel, Marvin Rodríguez, Carlos Vivó Gobán, Carlos 
'Cuca' Herrera, Juan Ulloa, Juan José Gámez, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: José Antonio Sundheim (Colombia)

21/08/1960, San José, Estadío Nacional de la sabana
COSTA RICA 3-2 GUATEMALA [HT 1-2]
Scorers: Rigoberto Rojas 28' (1-1), Juan Ulloa 52' (2-2),
Juan Ulloa 58' (3-2)

Costa Rica: Carlos Alvarado, Orlando Chambers, José Luis 'Vivo' Quesada, Alvaro 
MacDonald, Isias 'Marcatre' Esquivel, Marvin Rodríguez, Carlos Vivó Gobán, Carlos 
'Cuca' Herrera, Juan Ulloa, Rigoberto Rojas, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: José Antonio Sundheim (Colombia)

(1958 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS)

27/10/1957, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana, 30,000
COSTA RICA 1-1 MEXICO [HT 1-1]
Scorer: Juan Soto 32' (1-1)

Costa Rica: Mario 'Flaco' Pérez, Mario Murillo, Mario 'Catato' Cordero, Alex 
Sánchez, Marvin Rodríguez, Edgar Quesada, Rodolfo Herrera, Juan Soto, Jorge 'Cuty'
Monge, Alvaro Murillo, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: Gabriel Sánchez (Honduras)

20/10/1957, Ciudad de México, Estadío Olímpico de la Ciudad Universitaria, 80,000
MEXICO 2-0 COSTA RICA [HT 0-0]

Costa Rica: Mario 'Flaco' Pérez, Mario Murillo, Mario 'Catato' Cordero, Alex 
Sánchez, Marvin Rodríguez, Edgar Quesada, Rodolfo Herrera, Juan Soto, Jorge 'Cuty' 
Monge, Alvaro Murillo, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: James Husband (England)

04/08/1957, Willemstad, Rif Stadion
NETHERLANDS ANTILLES 1-2 COSTA RICA [HT 1-0]
Scorers: Mario Cordero (1-1), Jorge Monge (1-2)

Costa Rica: Mario 'Flaco' Pérez, Mario Murillo, Mario 'Catato' Cordero, Alex 
Sánchez, Marvin Rodríguez, Edgar Quesada, Rodolfo Herrera, Danilo Montero,
Jorge 'Cuty' Monge, Alvaro Murillo, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: Vicente Orlandini (Italy)

03/03/1957, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana
COSTA RICA 4-0 NETHERLANDS ANTILLES [HT 2-0]
Scorers: Rodolfo Herrera 16' (1-0), Alvaro Murillo 35' (2-0),
Rodolfo Herrera 63' (3-0), Alvaro Murillo 67' (4-0)

Costa Rica: Mario 'Flaco' Pérez, Reynaldo 'Rey' Orozco, Mario 'Catato' Cordero, 
Alex Sánchez, Marvin Rodríguez, Edgar Quesada, Rodolfo Herrera, Danilo Montero, 
Jorge 'Cuty' Monge, Alvaro Murillo, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: Charles McKenna (England)

17/02/1957, San José, Estadío Nacional de la Sabana
COSTA RICA 3-1 GUATEMALA [HT 2-0]
Scorers: Rubén Jiménez 12' (1-0), Mario Cordero 28'pen (2-0),
Rodolfo Herrera 65' (3-1)

Costa Rica: Carlos Alvarado, Reynaldo 'Rey' Orozco, Mario 'Catato' Cordero, Alex 
Sánchez, Marvin Rodríguez, Edgar Quesada, Rodolfo Herrera, Danilo Montero, Jorge 
'Cuty' Monge, Alvaro Murillo, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: Ovedio Orrego (Colombia)
This game was abandoned after 66' after Guatemala had a goal disallowed,
they had a player sent off and promptly walked off.

10/02/1957, Ciudad de Guatemala, Estadío Mateo Flores
GUATEMALA 2-6 COSTA RICA [HT 1-4]
Scorers: Jorge Monge 11' (0-1), Rúben Jiménez 17' (0-2),
Jorge Monge 28' (1-3), Jorge Monge 38' (1-4),
Danilo Montero 48' (1-5), Alvaro Murillo 78' (1-6)

Costa Rica: Mario 'Flaco' Pérez, Reynaldo 'Rey' Orozco, Mario 'Catato' Cordero, 
Alex Sánchez, Marvin Rodríguez, Edgar Quesada, Rodolfo Herrera, Danilo Montero, 
Jorge 'Cuty' Monge, Alvaro Murillo, Rubén Jiménez
Referee: José Antonio Sundheim (Colombia)


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