Sports news: Team Costa Rica under the leadership of 53-year-old specialist are unable to reach the playoffs
The football Federation of Costa Rica announced the termination of work with the main national team coach Oscar Ramirez.
“Ramirez’s contract ended at the end of the last game at the world Cup in Russia. In coordination with the Executive Committee, we have decided not to renew the contract with the specialist. I want to thank him for all that he has done for our team,” said President of the Federation of Rodolfo Villalobos.
At the world championship in Russia the national team of Costa Rica under the leadership of 53-year-old specialist are unable to reach the playoffs, finishing in fourth place in group E. the Team scored only one point in three matches. The Costa Ricans lost to the Serbs (0:1) and the Brazilians (0:2) and drew with the Swiss (2:2).
Ramirez led the national team of Costa Rica in 2015 . He was originally invited for the post of assistant coach, but a week after his arrival to the national team coach of Costa Ricans Paulo Wanchope got into a fight with one of the employees of the stadium during the match of youth teams of Costa Rica and Panama. Wanchope resigned because of this incident, the national team was headed by Mr. Ramirez.