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  1. Jabloteh youths reach Concacaf quartersJul. 25, 2016, 8:3 PM AstRead the original story

    Yesterday | Trinadad Express

    SAN JUAN JABLOTEH have defied the odds and have advanced to the quarter-final stage in their first try at the Scotiabank CONCACAF Under-13 Champions League. Jabloteh next go into action tomorrow against the winners of a fiercely contested Group B which contained Menor Tijuana , Comunicaciones FC , Liga Deportiva Alajuelense and the already eliminated Vancouver Whitecaps who lost their first two matches by 2-0 margins to Comunicaciones FC and Alajuelense.


  2. Riverhounds sign Cosa Rican forward Alejandro AguilarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 |

    Forward Alejandro Aguilar will join the Riverhounds on a one-year contract with a club option for the 2017 season from Costa Rican club Alajuelense, the same team with which current Riverhounds goalkeeper Mauricio Vargas spent most of his youth career. Aguilar spent last season on loan to Costa Rican clubs Cartagines and Carmelita and also played for the Costa Rica national team.


  3. D.C. United allegedly want Jonathan McDonald on loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Black And Red United

    According to reports last week , Jonathan McDonald, a 5-foot-8 forward from Alajuelense in Costa Rica, was evaluating offers from D.C. United and FC Dallas , and over the weekend the Chicago Fire were added to the list of MLS teams who wanted to take the 28-year old from the Rojinegros . Now Teletica reports that McDonald has been offered a six month loan from the Black-and-Red, and they are waiting until July 4 to make a decision.


  4. D.C. United reportedly makes offer to Costa Rican forward Jonathan McDonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Black And Red United

    According to Costa Rican outlet , D.C. United is not only evaluating but has made an offer to Jonathan McDonald, a 5-foot-8 inch forward. That name might sound familiar, as McDonald scored against the Black-and-Red in the first leg of last year's CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals for LD Alajuelense, where he had been playing for the last three years.


  5. Rumor: FC Dallas linked with Costa Rican striker Jonathan McDonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Big D Soccer

    ... McDonald to the North Texas side. The 28-year old McDonald is apparently on his way out of Costa Rican side Alajuelense. "What says Victor is right, what we are doing together with Jonathan is looking for the best option, there are possibilities in ...


  6. Three thoughts on the USMNT's much-needed Copa America win over Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Black And Red United

    ... US to crush what should have been a difficult foe, and what does it mean going forward? Oscar Ramirez, both with Alajuelense and with Costa Rica, has emphasized a high-octane, frenetic style of play. It can be fun to watch, and when it works ...


  7. LIVE: USA vs Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 |

    ... out due to suspension, with Saprissa's Francisco Calvo taking his place among the three centre-backs, joining Alajuelense's Johnny Acosta and Espanyol's Oscar Duarte. The Stars and Stripes instead roll once again with the experienced midfield trio ...


  8. Does Alvaro Saborio figure into Costa Rica's Copa America plans?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Black And Red United

    ... D.C. United fans may remember from the beginning of 2015, as he coached DC's CONCACAF Champions League opponent Alajuelense) decided to rest DCU striker Alvaro Saborio and his 34-year old legs, favoring 26-year old Marco UreA a who plays with FC ...


  9. Copa America: Previews, schedules and players to watch for every teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... charge of the national team last August. He played in the domestic league for 17 years, mostly with famed clubs Alajuelense and Saprissa.


  10. Mexico's Pulido, striker for Olympiakos, rescued after kidnapRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 |

    Mexican football player Alan Pulido has been rescued a day after the striker for the Greek football team Olympiakos was kidnapped in the restive northeastern state of Tamaulipas, the state government said early on Monday. Alan Pulido of Mexico's Tigres celebrates his third goal against Costa Rica's Alajuelense during their CONCACAF Champions League soccer match at the Universitario stadium in Monterrey October 24, 2012.


  11. Keys to Victory: 4 things D.C. United needs to do to beat NYCFCRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Black And Red United

    ... it in different ways. For Nyarko, dealing with Matarrita is going to mean a heavy defensive workload. The former Alajuelense man has kept things fairly simple on the ball, but he's always charging forward as an option. He is the main source of width ...


  12. Opposition 11: Who will NYCFC start against D.C. United on Sunday?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Black And Red United

    ... CONCACAF Champions League, the Black-and-Red found Matarrita more or less unstoppable playing left midfield for Alajuelense. However, the energetic young Costa Rican is more at home as a left back. He will attack frequently, as Vieira does not ask ...


  13. Jaime Penedo denies speaking to D.C. United about a MLS returnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Black And Red United

    ... to a deal through 2018. Then a funny thing happened. Saprissa fell in the 2016 Verano tournament semifinal to Alajuelense on a 5-1 aggregate Wednesday night, and Penedo announced his departure from Saprissa 6 months into that contract, saying ...


  14. (Former) Bulls Abroad: Roy Miller named to Costa Rica's preliminary squad for Copa America CentenarioRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Once A Metro

    Roy Miller has had a pretty good season since leaving the New York Red Bulls at the end of2015 season, and signing with one of his home country's biggest clubs, Saprissa. He has been a regular starter for a team that finished second in Costa Rica Primera Division Torneo de Verano table , and is currently hoping to turn around a 0-2 deficit in the second leg of its playoff series with Alajuelense .


  15. Answers from the Adversary: New York City FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Hot Time In Old Town

    ... injury. He's looked strong in preseason and has a ton of raw athleticism. Matarrita, who the club signed from Alajuelense in Costa Rica, is going to be the LB of choice to start this season and is really quick and capable of contributing to the ...


  16. The song remains the same in Concacaf Champions LeagueRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2016 | Soccer America

    ... because of injuries, the other three have moved on. The names have changed, but the results have not. Last year, Alajuelense rolled to a 5-2 victory in Costa Rica on its way to a 6-4 triumph on aggregate. On Tuesday, United battled on mostly even ...


  17. Disappointed with result, D.C. United find silver linings in CONCACAF ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Black And Red United

    ... showed no mercy in giving Los Gallos a critical second goal. It's a far cry from the crushing 5-2 loss at Alajuelense last year at this same stage, but the deficit might still be too much for the Black-and-Red to overcome. "It's frustrating for us ...


  18. Keys to Victory: 4 things D.C. United must do in the CONCACAF...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Black And Red United

    ... the ball out of the back of their net, but they also spurned some very good chances in the first leg against Alajuelense. That can't happen against a Queretaro team that isn't in the best form, and whose fans may turn on them if things aren't going ...


  19. Liga MX VS. MLSThree reasons why Liga MX trumps MLS in CCL7 hrs ago Kyle McCarthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Fox Sports

    ... the roster -- say from players eight to 18 -- over the course of a tournament. There are times when outsiders -- Alajuelense, Herediano, and Montral Impact reached the semifinals a year ago, after all -- overcome those disparities through ...


  20. D.C. United looking to overcome Queretaro and more in CONCACAF Champions LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Black And Red United

    ... is the experience they have playing in Champions League games. Most of the team that faltered last year against Alajuelense in the quarterfinals has returned, with former LA Galaxy midfielder Marcelo Sarvas added to bolster United's midfield. "We ...