Costa Rica earned their spot in the World Cup thanks to claiming one of the automatic spots from the CONCACAF region. Their FIFA ranking is 23.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to be held in Russia from 14th June to 15th July. All teams have qualified for the tournament and these teams are required to register a squad of 23 players, which includes three goalkeepers. Only players from this squad can play in the tournament.
The 32 teams will be divided into eight groups of four teams each – Group A to Group H. The four teams in Group E are: Brazil, Costa Rica, Serbia and Switzerland.
Costa Rica earned their spot in the World Cup thanks to claiming one of the automatic spots from the CONCACAF (The Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football) region. Their FIFA ranking is 23. Let’s look at Costa Rica’s official squad for FIFA World Cup, 2018.
Coach: Óscar Ramírez
- Keylor Navas - Goalkeeper - 31 years old - 79 caps
- Johnny Acosta - Defender - 34 years old - 68 caps
- Giancarlo González - Defender - 30 years old - 68 caps
- Ian Smith - Defender - 20 years old - 2 caps
- Celso Borges - Midfielder - 30 years old - 111 caps
- Óscar Duarte - Defender - 29 years old - 38 caps
- Christian Bolaños - Midfielder - 34 years old - 79 caps
- Bryan Oviedo - Defender - 28 years old - 42 caps
- Daniel Colindres - Midfielder - 33 years old - 11 caps
- Bryan Ruiz (captain) - Midfielder - 32 years old - 109 caps
- Johan Venegas - Forward - 29 years old - 45 caps
- Joel Campbell - Forward - 25 years old - 75 caps
- Rodney Wallace - Midfielder - 29 years old - 30 caps
- Randall Azofeifa - Midfielder - 33 years old - 57 caps
- Francisco Calvo - Defender - 25 years old - 36 caps
- Cristian Gamboa - Defender - 28 years old - 66 caps
- Yeltsin Tejeda - Midfielder - 26 years old - 49 caps
- Patrick Pemberton - Goalkeeper - 36 years old - 39 caps
- Kendall Waston - Defender - 30 years old - 25 caps
- David Guzmán - Midfielder - 28 years old - 41 caps
- Marcos Ureña - Forward - 28 years old - 62 caps
- Rónald Matarrita - Defender - 23 years old - 22 caps
- Leonel Moreira - Goalkeeper - 28 years old - 9 caps