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Famous Athletes from Costa Rica

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List of the most popular, renowned or famous athletes from Costa Rica. List includes the most notable athletes from Costa Rica, along with photos when available. This list of Costa Rican athletes is alphabetical, but can be sorted by any column and answers the question "what famous athletes are from Costa Rica?" You can click on the names of the famous athletes of Costa Rica in order to get more information about each one. A list made up of athletes like Diego Madrigal and Luis Diego Arnáez. You're able to copy this list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share with your Twitter followers, Facebook friends or with any other social networks you use on a regular basis. {#nodes}
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    Júnior Díaz

    Júnior Díaz

    Wisła Kraków

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionDefender, Midfielder

    Júnior Enrique Díaz Campbell (born 12 September 1983) is a Costa Rican professional footballer... more on Wikipedia
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    Michael Umaña

    Michael Umaña

    Comunicaciones

    BirthplaceSanta Ana, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionDefender

    Míchael Umaña Corrales (born 16 July 1982) is a Costa Rican footballer who plays as a defender... more on Wikipedia
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    Álvaro Saborío

    Álvaro Saborío

    Bristol City F.C.

    BirthplaceQuesada, Costa Rica, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionForward

    Álvaro Alberto Saborío Chacón (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈalβaɾo saβoˈɾi.o]; born 25 March 1982)... more on Wikipedia
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    Jairo Arrieta

    Deportivo Saprissa

    BirthplaceNicoya, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionForward

    Jairo Arrieta Obando (born 25 August 1983) is a Costa Rican footballer, who plays as a forward... more on Wikipedia
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    Carlos Hernández

    Carlos Hernández

    Melbourne Victory

    BirthplaceGuanacaste Province, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionForward, Midfielder

    Carlos Gerardo Hernández Valverde (born 9 April 1982), known simply as Carlos Hernández, is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Erick Scott

    Erick Scott

    LD Alajuelense

    BirthplaceLimón, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionForward

    Erick Arnoldo Scott Bernard (born 21 May 1981 in Limón) is a Costa Rican professional... more on Wikipedia
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    José Luis López Ramírez

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionMidfielder

    José Luis López Ramírez (born March 31, 1981) is a Costa Rican footballer.
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    Froylán Ledezma

    Froylán Ledezma

    VfB Admira Wacker Mödling

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionForward

    Froylán Greing Ledezma Stephens (born 2 January 1978) is a retired Costa Rican international... more on Wikipedia
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    Roy Myrie

    K.A.A. Gent

    BirthplaceCosta Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionDefender

    Roy Alexander Myrie Medrano (born 21 August 1982 in Costa Rica) is a Costa Rican professional... more on Wikipedia
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    Randall Brenes

    Randall Brenes

    FK Khazar Lenkoran

    BirthplaceCartago, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionForward

    Randall Brenes Moya (born 13 August 1983) is a Costa Rican former professional footballer, who... more on Wikipedia
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    Michael Rodríguez

    Seattle Sounders

    BirthplaceCosta Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionDefender

    Michael Rodríguez may refer to: Michael Rodríguez (footballer) (born 1981), Costa Rican... more on Wikipedia
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    Rodney Wallace

    Rodney Wallace

    Portland Timbers

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionDefender, Midfielder

    Rodney Wallace Burns (born 17 June 1988) is a Costa Rican footballer who plays for Sporting... more on Wikipedia
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    Bryan Ruiz

    Bryan Ruiz

    Fulham F.C.

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionForward, Midfielder

    Bryan Jafet Ruiz González (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈbɾajan ˈrwis]; born 18 August 1985) is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Jonathan McDonald

    Jonathan McDonald

    Kalmar FF

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionForward

    Jonathan André McDonald Porras (born October 28, 1987 in San Jose) is a Costa Rican footballer... more on Wikipedia
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    Michael Barrantes

    Michael Barrantes

    Deportivo Saprissa

    BirthplaceHeredia, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionMidfielder

    Michael Barrantes Rojas (Spanish pronunciation: [baˈrantes]; born 4 October 1983 in Costa... more on Wikipedia
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    Joel Campbell

    Joel Campbell

    FC Lorient

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionForward

    Joel Nathaniel Campbell Samuels is a Costa Rican professional footballer who plays for Spanish... more on Wikipedia
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    Bryan Oviedo

    Bryan Oviedo

    Costa Rica national football team

    BirthplaceQuesada, Costa Rica, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionDefender, Midfielder

    Bryan Josué Oviedo Jiménez (born 18 February 1990) is a Costa Rican professional footballer... more on Wikipedia
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    Kurt Morsink

    D.C. United

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica, United States of America

    PositionMidfielder

    Kurt Morsink Ramos (born June 27, 1984 in Orlando, Florida) is a retired American-Costa Rican... more on Wikipedia
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    Roy Miller

    Roy Miller

    Costa Rica national football team

    BirthplaceCartago, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionDefender

    Roy Miller Hernández (born November 24, 1984) is a Costa Rican footballer who plays for... more on Wikipedia
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    Leonardo González

    Leonardo González

    Club Sport Herediano

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionDefender

    Leonardo González Arce (born November 21, 1980) is a Costa Rican footballer who plays as a... more on Wikipedia
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    Gabriel Badilla

    Gabriel Badilla

    New England Revolution

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionDefender

    Gabriel Badilla Segura (June 30, 1984 – November 20, 2016) was a Costa Rican footballer who... more on Wikipedia
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    Kendall Waston

    Kendall Waston

    Costa Rica national football team

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionDefender, Forward

    Kendall Jamaal Waston Manley (born 1 January 1988) is a Costa Rican footballer who plays as a... more on Wikipedia
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    Randall Azofeifa

    K.A.A. Gent

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionMidfielder

    Randall Azofeifa Corrales (born 30 December 1987) is a Costa Rican football midfielder who... more on Wikipedia
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    Danny Carvajal

    Danny Carvajal

    Costa Rica national football team

    BirthplaceCosta Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionGoalkeeper

    Danny Carvajal is a Costa Rican footballer who plays for A.D. San Carlos.
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    Porfirio López

    Costa Rica national football team

    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    NationalityCosta Rica

    PositionDefender

    Porfirio López Meza (American Spanish: [poɾˈfiɾjo ˈlopes]; born September 10, 1985 in San... more on Wikipedia