• Tuesday Mar 26, 2013

    FIFA Statement on USA-Costa Rica

     FIFA released the below statement on Tuesday in regard to the FIFA World Cup qualifier between the United States and Costa Rica played on March 22, 2013, in Commerce City, Colorado:

    FIFA received a letter via email and fax from the Costa Rica FA on 24 March 2013 with regards to the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier played on 22 March between USA and Costa Rica.

    FIFA has examined the content of the letter and, taking into consideration article 14, paragraph 4 of the 2014 FIFA World Cup regulations, has confirmed that the conditions established in the regulations for an official protest have not been met by the Costa Rica FA.

    Therefore, the result of the match played on 22 March stands and is considered as valid.

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