The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The excellent participation of Costa Rica in World Cup Brazil 2014 earned them a nine and a series of praise thanks to its historic place in the quarter-finals.

During their performance, they showed great defensive order and knew when to go in for the kill with players like Joel Campbell, Bryan Ruiz and Cristian Bolaños.

The Costa Rican football team’s plays earned them a nine out of 10 from BBC and making them the second best team in Latin America during the World Cup.

Jorge Luis Pinto leadership, as well as the prominence of Kelyor Navas and his magic gloves also contributed greatly to this ranking.

“Led by a great Keylor Navas, voted best party on three occasions, the Central team reached the quarterfinals, where he fired the tournament undefeated falling on penalties against Holland.”

This ranking conducted by the BBC, placed Argentina as number one because they were on the verge of being world champion, while Honduras is the worst after losing three games.

Ranking de selecciones americanas
Argentina 9.0
Costa Rica 9.0
Colombia 8.5
Chile 7.5
Estados Unidos 7.5
México 7.0
Uruguay 5.0
Ecuador 4.0
Brasil 3.0
Honduras 2.0


The Costa Rica News (TCRN)

San Jose, Costa Rica