Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 2022 Team Squad, TV Channel & How To Watch Online: Costa Rica has qualified for the 2022 World Cup and placed in Group E, where this is the sixth time the team has made its place in the world cup. In the early editions, Costa Rica failed to qualify for the event, however, participated in the 1990 World cup for the first time.
It is after a couple of months, that we all are excited to witness the important soccer tournament, where a total of 32 teams have qualified. Costa Rica is also one of the 32 teams and hence there is a lot of excitement among Costa Rica football lovers to see their favorite players playing for the nation.
The attacking midfielder Bryan Ruiz will be the captain of Costa Rica for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. It was in 2005 that he made his international debut and made 144 appearances scoring 29 goals. There are hopes for him to deliver his best at the upcoming important event.
World Cup 2022 Costa Rica Coach
Luis Fernando Suarez will be the head coach for Costa Rica who has managed teams Ecuador, Honduras, and now Costa Rica successfully to reach the FIFA World Cup qualifier. It will be his third edition where he will have participated as a head coach at the Qatar 2022 World Cup. So far he holds a record of managing 7 matches with 5 wins and 2 losses.
Costa Rica’s World Cup Record
It is for the sixth time, that Costa Rica has qualified for the FIFA cup, with their highest finish appearing in 2014. At the Rio cup, they showed decent performance by reaching the quarter-finals after bagging victories against Italy, Uruguay and a draw against England in the group stage, and a win against Greece before getting out on penalties in Salvador against the Netherlands.
Three-time champions league-winning goalkeeper Keylor Navas will be part of the World cup squad. Also, we will see midfielder Celso Borges Skipper Bryan Ruiz, and ex-Arsenal forward Joel Campbell in the Costa Rica national team.
We can also expect Levante center-half Oscar Duarte and Copenhagen left-back Bryan Oviedo to play at the upcoming FIFA tournament.
Costa Rica potential squad for FIFA World Cup 2022:
Defenders : Juan Pablo Vargas (Millonarios), Keysher Fuller (Herediano), Oscar Duarte (Al-Wehda), Bryan Oviedo (Real Salt Lake), Francisco Calvo (Konyaspor), Kendall Watson (Deportivo Saprissa), Carlos Martinez (San Carlos)
Midfielders : Carlos Mora (Alajuelense), Celso Borges (Alajuelense), Jewison Bennette (Sunderland), Bryan Ruiz (Alajuelense), Daniel Chacon (Cartagines), Anthony Hernandez (Puntarenas), Douglas Lopez (Santos de Guapiles), Aaron Suarez (Alajuelense), Gerson Torres (Herediano), Orlando Galo (Herediano), Roan Wilson (Grecia), Alvaro Zamora (Deportivo Saprissa), Brandon Aguilera (AD Guanacasteca)
Forwards : Anthony Contreras (Herediano), Johan Venegas (Alajuelense), Joel Campbell (Leon)
Fifa World Cup 2022 Costa Rica Fixtures
Wed, Nov. 23
Spain vs. Costa Rica
Sun, Nov. 27
Japan vs. Costa Rica
Ahmad Bin Ali
Thurs, Dec. 1
Costa Rica vs. Germany
How to watch Fifa World Cup 2022 Online
TV channels: USA (Fox Sports, Telemundo), UK (BBC), Canada (TSN), Australia (SBS), New Zealand (SKY Sport), India (Sony Network) Live streams: Peacock, fuboTV, DirecTV Stream, Hulu+ Live, SlingTV, YouTube TV