Tag: Costa Rica

Gold Cup Recap: Clenbuterol, Defecting Cubans, And Goals A-Plenty

June 10, 2011 

First off, apologies for missing out on the coverage of the United States/Canada and whatever other match was played on Tuesday night. With that out of the way, let’s get to the real (contaminated) meat and potatoes of what transpired yesterday in Charlotte, North Carolina.


CONCACAF Roundup: Chicharito’s Hat Trick Lifts Mexico Over El Salvador, Costa Rica Blows Out Cuba

Gold Cup Soccer
June 06, 2011 

The opening matches of the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup took place yesterday at Cowboys Stadium (Arlington, Texas) with Costa Rica facing off Cuba and Mexico going up against El Salvador. We’re not going to lie to you, anything other than a blowout by both teams would have been severely¬†disappointing. After all, both of these squads–….