Second half goals give Costa Rica
Two goals in a spell of five minutes gave the Central Americans a
2-0 victory over China in group C.
Ticos Unimpressive - Images from the match
Korea, Japan will be Costa Rica's second appearance at the World
Cup. At Italy 1990, the country qualified for the second round.
A competent squad, they may just recreate history. They are pitted against Brazil, and will jostle for the second place with
Turkey and China.
L 1-2 Barbados
W 2-1 USA
W 2-1 Guatemala
W 3-0 Barbados
D 0-0 USA
L 1-2 Guatemala
Erick Lonnis, Alvaro Mesen, Lester Morgan.
Carlos Castro, Harold Wallace, Mauricio Wright, Juan Jose Rodriguez, Daniel Vallejo, Reynaldo Parks, Jervis Drummond, Gilberto Martinez , Luis Marin.
Wilmer Lopez, Mauricio Solis, Walter Centeno, Rodrigo Cordero, Rolando Fonseca.
William Sunsing, Ronald Gomez, Winston Parks, Paulo Cesar Wanchope, Steven Bryce, Hernan Medford.
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