USA vs Costa Rica Preview, Tips and Odds

Team USA will welcome Costa Rica to Rio Tinto Stadium for a friendly match on Wednesday. For both nations this will be the last game before the start of Gold Cup in July later this year.

USA vs Costa Rica Head to Head

Head to HeadLast gameLast gamesLast games home/away
USAWin10 W/ 2 D/ 8 L5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L
Costa RicaLoss8 W/ 2 D/ 10 L3 W/ 2 D/ 5 L

Last game between the teams: 01.02.2020 International Friendly: USA – Costa Rica 1:0; Ulysses Lianez 50’(penalty)
Last game on US soil: 01.02.2020 International Friendly: USA – Costa Rica 1:0; Ulysses Lianez 50’(penalty)

Worth mentioning: USA and Costa Rica met most recently in February of 2020 for a friendly match, which finished in a slender 1:0
USMNT victory. No draw has been registered across the last eleven H2H clashes, with team USA having a slight advantage, winning six games for the period, while Costa Rica have triumphed on five occasions. Only one of those encounters witnessed goals at both ends, while all of the last four meetings produced under 2,5 goals.

USA vs Costa Rica Stats

As of 07.06Last gameLast 10 gamesLast 5 games home/away
USADraw7 W/ 2 D/ 1 L4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L
Costa RicaDraw0 W/ 5 D/ 5 L0 W/ 3 D/ 2 L

Last game USA: 07.06.2021 CONCACAF Nations League-Final: USA – Mexico 3:2(AET); Giovanni Reyna 27’, Weston McKennie 82’; Christian Pulisic 114’(penalty); Jesus Manuel Corona 2’, Diego Lainez 79’; Andres Guqdrado from the visiting team missed a penalty in the 120’
Top performers USA: Giovanni Reyna 1 goal, Weston McKennie 1 goal, Christian Pulisic 1 goal.
Next game USA: 16.07.2021 Gold Cup: Matinique – USA
Last game Costa Rica: 07.06.2021 CONCACAF Nations League: Honduras – Costa Rica 2:2(Honduras won after penalties); Edwin Rodriguez 48’, Alberth Elis 80’; Joel Campbell 8’, Francisco Calvo 85’
Top performers Costa Rica: Joel Campbell 1 goal, Francisco Calvo 1 goal.
Next game Costa Rica: 17.07.2021 Gold Cup: Suriname – Costa Rica

Last 10 gamesGF:GAOver 2.5 goalsBTTSClean sheets
Costa Rica5-10242

Worth mentioning: Team USA won the CONCACAF edition of the Nations League on Sunday after defeating Mexico 3:2 after extra-time. The regular 90 minutes finished in 2:2 draw, with Christian Pulisic penalty goal on 114 minutes proved to be deciseve, as the Mexican missed a penalty on their own deep into stoppage time. USMNT is currently undefeated in two meetings and lost only one of the last twelve encounters across all competitions. All but one of USA last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals and also four saw both involved teams to score.
Costa Rica and Honduras finished in 2:2 draw during the regular 90 minutes on Sunday, but Honduras were more precize from the penalty spot in the following shoot-out and finished on 3rd place in CONCACAF Nations League tournament. Costa Rica have been in very poor form lately, unable to win any of the last ten clashes and triumphing in only one of the last sixteen. On top of that, in the game against Honduras they managed to score more than a goal for the first time in ten meetings since November of 2019. Two of Costa Rica last five matches resulted in over 2,5 goals and also two witnessed goals at both ends.

USA vs Costa Rica News

Missing players USA: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Costa Rica: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

USA vs Costa Rica Predictions

USA to win