San Jos, Oct 10 (AFP) Former Uruguay international Gustavo Matosas has been appointed as the new coach of Costa Rica, the country’s football federation said on Tuesday. Also Read - SAN vs UNAM Dream11 Team Prediction Mexican League 2020: Captain, Fantasy Playing Tips And Predicted XIs For Today's Santos Laguna vs Pumas UNAM Football Match at Estadio Corona 7.36 AM IST September 10

The 51-year-old Matosas takes over from Oscar Ramirez, whose contract was not renewed after Costa Rica finished bottom of their group at the World Cup. Also Read - PUE vs AME Dream11 Team Prediction Mexican League 2020: Captain, Fantasy Playing Tips, Predicted XIs For Today's Puebla vs Club America Football Match at Estadio Cuauhtemoc 7.30 AM IST September 9

Matosas twice won the Mexican league in charge of Leon, while he guided Club America to the CONCACAF Champions League title in 2014-15. Also Read - PAC vs MAZ Dream11 Team Prediction Mexican League 2020: Captain, Fantasy Tips And Predicted XIs For Today's Pachuca vs Mazatlan FC Football Match at Estadio Hidalgo 7.35 AM IST August 25

Costa Rica were eliminated in the group stage in Russia with just one point, four years after the team made a surprise run to the quarter-finals of the 2014 World Cup. (AFP) AT AT

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