Pinto blames referees for owing Costa Rica two penalties

Costa Rica coach Jorge Luis Pinto believed that his team should have been given two penalties from the referees in the match against the Netherlands in the World Cup quarter-final here Saturday.

Rene Simoes named as new Costa Rica coach

Brazilian Rene Simoes has been appointed as the new national coach of Costa Rica, a Costa Rican Soccer Federation spokesman said on Wednesday.

Rene Simoes named as new Costa Rica coach

Brazilian Rene Simoes has been appointed as the new national coach of Costa Rica, a Costa Rican Soccer Federation spokesman said on Wednesday.