The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Monday August 18 marks Bryan Ruiz’s birthday, the National Football Team captain and he was honored with a collage on FIFA’s website.

During his career, the 29 year-old Tico has won the affection of fans and the admiration of rivals.

He has has performed in different leagues such as Belgium, Holland, England and of course in Costa Rica, wearing the red and black shirt of the Liga Deportiva Alajuelense (LDA), starting in 2003.

Some of the most striking images from the gallery are those from the World Cup against Greece, Holland and England defends.

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San Jose, Costa Rica