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  1. D.C. United acquires Colorado Rapids midfielder Marcelo SarvasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Black And Red United

    ... defensive responsibilities. He has also tended to win things in recent years: 2 Costa Rican championships with Alajuelense as well as 2 MLS Cups during his time with the Galaxy. However, last season saw a big drop-off after being traded to Colorado ...


  2. Watch Costa Rican footballer throw his boot at opposition player - this is ridiculousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 |

    ... the running battle between attack and defence can boil over into something altogether more vicious. Just ask Alajuelense and Costa Rica striker Jonathan McDonald . He knows just what it's like to completely lose his cool. Just before half time in ...


  3. Impact forward Porter full of surprises-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Mount Forest Confederate

    Montreal Impact's Cameron Porter, right, and LD Alajuelense's Porfirio Lopez keep their eyes on the ball during second half CONCACAF semi-final soccer action Wednesday, March 18, 2015 in Montreal. Porter is full of surprises.The 22-year-old beat the odds by making the Montreal Impact's roster and quickly playing himself into a starting role after being drafted 45th overall in 2015.


  4. Costa Rican midfielder Ariel Rodriguez to trial with D.C. UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Black And Red United

    Two reports out of Costa Rica link Ariel Rodriguez to D.C. United as a trialist for the Black and Red. If the name sounds familiar, it's because the 29-year old defensive midfielder played for LD Alajuelense last year in the CONCACAF Champions League against D.C., scoring the first goal of the two leg series on a penalty kick.


  5. MLS Moves: Ticos to Vancouver and NYCFCRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Soccer America

    ... , who is just starting his international career. NYCFC also used Targeted Allocation Money to acquire him from Alajuelense. Matarrita debuted for the Costa Rican national team in 2015, earning six caps since September. He started the two World Cup ...


  6. Freedom Kicks: D.C. United, MLS, and USMNT links for Wednesday January 20, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Black And Red United

    ... Here's a far more reputable rumor being confirmed. You might remember Matarrita as one of the main reasons Alajuelense tormented United in the first leg of last year's CONCACAF Champions League. The Fire keep looking at defenders. They ...


  7. Bill Hamid withdraws from USMNT camp with knee injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Black And Red United

    ... in 2014. Last year, Hamid missed United's first leg of the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals against Alajuelense in Costa Rica. United lost the first leg 5-2, with Andrew Dykstra making his first appearance after a long injury layoff. Hamid ...


  8. Riverhounds Announce First Off-Season Roster MovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... his family shortly after his birth. He grew up playing as an outfielder for the youth clubs of local powerhouse Alajuelense before becoming a goalkeeper at 13-years-old. Costa Rica's national team program invited Vargas into its set-up at Under-15 ...


  9. D.C. United Season Review: Fabian EspindolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Black And Red United

    ... things surrounding Espindola, the message remained the same: In the two CONCACAF Champions League games against Alajuelense, he scored figured in 3 of the team's 4 goals, scoring two. His ratio of a goal every 269 minutes and an assist every 192 ...


  10. D.C. United Season Review: Andrew DykstraRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Black And Red United

    D.C. United backup goalkeeper Andrew Dykstra's 2015 campaign started off ominously. After tearing his achilles during a June 2014 friendly that ended his season, his first start back was on a road leg of CONCACAF Champions League play in Costa Rica against Alajuelense, in place of regular keeper Bill Hamid.


  11. DC United vs. New York Red Bulls, MLS playoffs 2015: Time, TV schedule and live streamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | Black And Red United

    ... team, so I'd argue that this is just as big of a test in current context as starting the season at Alajuelense was. Hey, no one ever said the playoffs were supposed to be easy. The path through MLS Cup runs through the Supporters Shield winner every ...


  12. Ita s MLS vs. Mexico in the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... at Comunicaciones (Guatemala). As a result, the Galaxy landed at No. 5. United, which lost to Costa Rica's Alajuelense in the 2014-15 quarterfinals, will face the least decorated of the four Mexican clubs, Queretaro, whose nickname is Los Gallos ...


  13. D.C. United to face Queretaro FC of Liga MX in CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Black And Red United

    ... all 12 points in the group stage, only to fall in the quarterfinals this year, losing out to Costa Rican side LD Alajuelense. America are the defending champions after defeating the Montreal Impact in the final. As the higher seed, United will first ...


  14. Opposition Files: Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 |

    ... solidity we saw from Costa Rica at last year's World Cup. Previously assistant between 2006 and 2008, he led Alajuelense to three consecutive national titles from 2010 to 2012 and was named Costa Rican coach of the year in 2012. The 50-year-old is ...


  15. Freedom Kicks: D.C. United, MLS, and NWSL links for Friday August 21, 2015Read the original story

    Aug 21, 2015 | Black And Red United

    ... the 2nd most games of all @ChicagoFire DPs with 28. Ramirez leaves Alajuelense to take over as Costa Rica's national team boss, meaning some of us have to once again face the demons of late February. ...


  16. D.C. United vs. Arabe Unido CONCACAF Champions League TV/streaming,...Read the original story

    Aug 19, 2015 | Black And Red United

    ... Olsen discussing how he'll watch the game (he's suspended after being ejected from March's second leg against Alajuelense). MLSsoccer's preview from Pablo Maurer notes the importance of guys like Chris Pontius and Andrew Dykstra. What are you ...


  17. D.C. United versus Arabe Unido staff and reader predictionsRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2015 | Black And Red United

    ... also hot and muggy so we shouldn't have to worry about tired legs and sapped energy like we did back in March at Alajuelense. With so many games coming up, Ben Olsen's definitely bringing the depth of the bench on the trip but is still hoping to ...


  18. D.C. United versus Arabe Unido lineup: United starts the 2015-2016 Concacaf Champions LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Black And Red United

    D.C. United kicks off their 2015-2016 Concacaf Champions League campaign this Wednesday, taking on Arabe Unido in Panama. Chad Ashton or Amos Magee will be in charge of United, since Ben Olsen was ejected in their 2-1 victory against Alajuelense in March and will serve his suspension Wednesday night.


  19. Freedom Kicks: D.C. United, MLS, and USWNT links for Wednesday August 5, 2015Read the original story

    Aug 5, 2015 | Black And Red United

    ... and this one is not 37 years old. If that name is familiar, it's because Venegas scored back-breaking goals for Alajuelense in both legs against United in the CCL quarterfinals. Venegas may or may not be eligible to play this weekend, and we should ...


  20. McInerney traded again, this time to Crew SCRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2015 | Soccer America

    ... the 2014-15 Concacaf Champions League finals, he scored three goals, including tallies in the semifinals against Alajuelense and the final against Club America. McInerney, who turns 23 on Wednesday, has scored 36 goals in 138 MLS appearances since ...