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Costa Rica National Football Team 2018

Costa Rica National Football Team 2018
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Costa Rica National Football Team 2018 review: 17 facts and highlights

Team info

Head coach: Óscar Ramírez

Captain: Bryan Ruiz

Appearances in the World Cup: 5 (first in 1990)

Best result: Quarter-finals, 2014

Squad

No Position Player
1 GK Keylor Navas
(Real Madrid)
18 GK Patrick Pemberton
(Alajuelense)
23 GK Leonel Moreira
(Herediano)
     
2 DF Johnny Acosta
(Águilas Doradas)
3 DF Giancarlo González
(Bologna)
4 DF Ian Smith
(Norrköping)
6 DF Óscar Duarte
(Espanyol)
8 DF Bryan Oviedo
(Sunderland)
15 DF Francisco Calvo
(Minnesota United)
16 DF Cristian Gamboa
(Celtic)
19 DF Kendall Waston
(Vancouver Whitecaps FC)
22 DF Rónald Matarrita
(New York City FC)
     
5 MF Celso Borges
(Deportivo La Coruña)
7 MF Christian Bolaños
(Saprissa)
9 MF Daniel Colindres
(Saprissa)
10 MF Bryan Ruiz
(Sporting CP)
13 MF Rodney Wallace
(New York City FC)
14 MF Randall Azofeifa
(Herediano)
17 MF Yeltsin Tejeda
(Lausanne)
20 MF David Guzmán
(Portland Timbers)
     
11 FW Johan Venegas
(Saprissa)
12 FW Joel Campbell
(Real Betis)
21 FW Marco Ureña
(Los Angeles FC)

Costa Rica is part of Group E, along with:

  • Serbia
  • Brazil
  • Switzerland
Costa Rica National Football Team 2018
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Costa Rica National Football Team 2018

Why is Costa Rica National Football Team 2018 better than the average?

  • World Cup: goals received
    ?

    5vs5.28
  • World Cup: offside offences
    ?

    5vs5.17
  • World Cup: fouls committed
    ?

    43vs53.34

Team

1.FIFA World Ranking

884

The FIFA World Ranking is an internationally recognized system that awards points to the best performing team playing in FIFA competitions. The leader of the ranking is the team with the most points.
2.Average age of players

29.39yrs

The average age of football players in the UEFA league is 25.8. The average duration of a footballer's playing career is eight years.
3.Team size

23

The total number of team players, including substitutes.

Results

1.World Cup: matches lost

2

The total number of matches the team lost in the World Cup.
2.World Cup: matches finished in a draw

1

The total number of matches the team finished in a draw in the World Cup.

Overall performance

1.World Cup: goals scored

2

The total number of goals the team scored in the World Cup.
2.World Cup: goals received

5

The total number of goals the team received in the World Cup.
3.World Cup: shots on target

8

The total number of shots on target (directly at the goal) for all the matches played in the World Cup.
4.World Cup: corner kicks

11

The total number of corner kicks the team was awarded during the matches played in the World Cup.
5.World Cup: offside offences

5

The total number of offside offences committed by the players of the team during the World Cup matches played.
6.World Cup: fouls committed

43

The total number of fouls the players of the team committed during the matches played in the World Cup.

Performance per game

1.World Cup: average number of shots per match

6.33

The average number of shots per match in the World Cup competition.
2.World Cup: average number of fouls per match

14.33

The average number of fouls per match committed by the players of the team during the World Cup competition.
3.World Cup: average number of shots on target per match

2.67

The average number of shots on target (directly at the goal) per match in the World Cup competition.
4.World Cup: average number of corner kicks per match

3.67

The average number of corner kicks per match the team was awarded in the World Cup competition.

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