Tag: Costa Rica

Arsenal midfielder forced to miss second international match with injury

Lucas Torreira missed Uruguay's second match of the international break against the USA on Wednesday morning, after picking up a knock in their opening game victory over Costa Rica.

Joel Campbell’s bad luck continues

Joel Campbell would be forgiven for thinking he was finally getting to start a new chapter of his life after sealing a permanent move away from the club.
SAN JOSE, CA - JULY 28: Joel Campbell #28 of Arsenal FC kicks the ball up field against the MLS All-Stars during the first half of the AT&T MLS All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium on July 28, 2016 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Arsenal man insists he's not playing for a move despite widespread transfer speculation

Joel Campbell insists he isn't playing for a move at the World Cup this summer, and only wants to help Costa Rica to success at the tournament.

Podcast: Xhaka and Lichtsteiner criticised – Arsenal World Cup daily round-up

In this third podcast of our summer World Cup series, Anita recaps day four of the action which featured Costa Rica (Joel Campbell) v Serbia, Germany (Mesut Ozil) v Mexico (Carlos Vela), and Brazil v Switzerland (Granit Xhaka and Stephan Lichtsteiner).

Motivated Joel Campbell steps up recovery

Joel Campbell insists he's motivated as he continues his recovery from knee surgery.

Arsenal player ruled out for six months

Arsenal’s Joel Campbell isn’t likely to feature again until 2018 after having picked up a knee injury in the Gold Cup for Costa Rica.

Arsenal player suffers serious injury on international duty

Joel Campbell has pulled out of the Gold Cup after suffering a knee injury in Costa Rica's game against Canada.

Snapped: More wedding photos from Joel Campbell and now-wife Fernanda Mora

Joel Campbell married his long-term girlfriend, Fernanda Mora, in a ceremony in his homeland last weekend.

Joel Campbell undergoes medical tests ahead of CONCACAF Gold Cup

Arsenal and Costa Rica winger Joel Campbell was in a playful mood after a series of medical tests were conducted on him and seven other players ahead of the upcoming CONCACAF Gold Cup in July.

Arsenal in the summer: Complete run-down of Arsenal players in action

With so many Arsenal players potentially away on international duty, we took a look at the matches you should keep an eye out for this summer.

Costa Rica 2-1 Trinidad and Tobago: Campbell assists as Ticos prevail

Joel Campbell's assist after just 45 seconds helped Costa Rica to an important three points during their World Cup qualifier against Trinidad and Tobago.
Campbell (C) in action against Boavista during their fixture in April

Arsenal forgotten forward working with personal trainer ahead of key summer

Having been called up by Costa Rica, Joel Campbell has been working with a personal trainer for the last month in order to maintain his fitness with international fixtures coming up.

Arsenal 24-year-old's poor form sees him drop in international rankings

Joel Campbell's lack of minutes at club level in recent months has seen the 24-year-old forward drop down his national team rankings based on current form, according to Argentine newspaper La Nación.
Campbell (C) in action against Boavista during their fixture in April

Newly-promoted Premier League outfit in bid for Arsenal forward

According to various reports, Joel Campbell could be playing Premier League football next season for newly-promoted side Brighton & Hove Albion.

Alexis Sanchez stars, Calamity Kos, Elneny scores & more: Arsenal international round up [with...

Alexis Sanchez, Laurent Koscielny, Olivier Giroud, Mohamed Elneny, David Ospina, Joel Campbell and Ainsley Maitland-Niles have all been in action for the respective countries.

Arsenal forward ‘motivated and happy’ despite club woes

Joel Campbell has said that he feels ‘happy and motivated’ after receiving a callup to the Costa Rican national side despite struggling in Portugal.
Mohamed Elneny scores at AFCON final

Elneny helps Egypt become highest ranking African nation

Egypt’s silver medal at this year’s AFCON has seen the nation enter the Top 25 FIFA rankings after the governing body released the latest table.

Watch: Arsenal forward's trickery wins late penalty that he scores to beat Russia

Joel Campbell won and scored an injury-time penalty to give Costa Rica a dramatic 4-3 win over Russia in a friendly that took place on Sunday.

Quick watch: Campbell makes a little fan very happy

Joel Campbell has given a young fan a moment he will never forget when he not only gave him his shirt after the game, but he put it on for him.

Tournament over for Arsenal man

Joel Campbell and Costa Rica are heading home from the Copa America after the end of the group stages while David Ospina watched on from the bench as Colombia lost 3-2 to Joel’s team in Houston, Texas.

Watch: Campbell starts as Costa Rica draw bad-tempered game v Paraguay

Joel Campbell played 67 minutes as Costa Rica opened their Copa America campaign with a scoreless draw against Paraguay.

Campbell claims assist as Costa Rica win

Joel Campbell grabbed an assist for his country as they beat Venezuela 2-1. Watch the highlights here.

Campbell starts but Costa Rica can only draw

Arsenal forward Joel Campbell started for Costa Rica on Friday night but couldn't help the side to anything more than a 1-1 draw against Jamaica.

Infographic: How Arsenal's internationals got on during the break

Just over a week ago, ten Arsenal players left for international duty. 13 appearances later, it seems that all 10 are set to return injury free....