Costa Rican Football Federation
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Costa Rican Football Federation
Costa Rican Football Federation
Costa Rican Football Federation logo.svg
FoundedJune 13, 1921; 100 years ago (1921-06-13)
HeadquartersSan José
PresidentRodolfo Villalobos [2]

The Costa Rican Football Federation (Spanish: Federación Costarricense de Fútbol), commonly known as FEDEFUTBOL or FEDEFUT, is the official association football governing body in Costa Rica and is in charge of the Costa Rica national football team.


On June 13, 1921, the Liga Nacional de Fútbol was created by Liga Deportiva Alajuelense, Club Sport Cartaginés, Club Sport Herediano, Club Sport La Libertad, Sociedad Gimnástica Española de San José, Club Sport La Unión de Tres Ríos and Sociedad Gimnástica Limonense to direct and organize football in Costa Rica. In 1931, the league was centralized and renamed Federación Deportiva de Costa Rica, then Federación Nacional de Fútbol and then in the 1970s to Federación Costarricense de Fútbol (FEDEFUTBOL).

Association staff

Name Position Source
Costa Rica Rodolfo Villalobos President [3][4]
Costa Rica Sergio Hidalgo Vice-president [5]
Costa Rica Gustavo Araya Carvajal General Secretary [6][7]
Costa Rica Eladio Carranza Treasurer [8]
Costa Rica Julio Murillo Technical Director [9]
Colombia Luis Fernando Suárez Team Coach (Men's) [10]
Costa Rica Amelia Valverde Team Coach (Women's) [11]
Costa Rica Cristian Williams Media/Communications Manager [12]
Brazil Eduardo Pacheco Futsal Coordinator [13]
Costa Rica Jeffrey Solis Referee Coordinator [14]

See also

External links


  1. ^ "Ramón Coll, electo Presidente de la Confederación de Futbol de América del Norte, América Central y el Caribe". La Nación (Google News Archive). 23 September 1961.
  2. ^ "La FEDEFUTBOL sigue caminando". Federación Costarricense de Fútbol. Archived from the original on 29 May 2015. Retrieved 2015.
  3. ^ "Member Association - Costa Rica -". Retrieved .
  4. ^ "COSTA RICA". Concacaf. 2021-03-07. Retrieved .
  5. ^ "Member Association - Costa Rica -". Retrieved .
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  7. ^ "COSTA RICA". Concacaf. 2021-03-07. Retrieved .
  8. ^ "Member Association - Costa Rica -". Retrieved .
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  10. ^ "Member Association - Costa Rica -". Retrieved .
  11. ^ "Member Association - Costa Rica -". Retrieved .
  12. ^ "Member Association - Costa Rica -". Retrieved .
  13. ^ "Member Association - Costa Rica -". Retrieved .
  14. ^ "Member Association - Costa Rica -". Retrieved .

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