Luis Marín

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For the Spanish footballer, see Luis Marín Sabater. For the Chilean goalkeeper, see Luis Marín Barahona.
Luis Marín
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Personal information
Full name Luis Antonio Marín Murillo
Date of birth (1974-08-10) August 10, 1974 (age 39)
Place of birth San José,[1] Costa Rica
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Centre Back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992–1993 AD Carmelita 13 (1)
1993–1998 LD Alajuelense 104 (6)
1998–1999 USAC 15 (0)
1999–2000 River Plate 6 (0)
2000–2006 LD Alajuelense 222 (8)
2006–2009 Maccabi Netanya 94 (2)
2009–2011 LD Alajuelense 69 (3)
Total 523 (21)
National team
1993–2009 Costa Rica 130 (5)
Teams managed
2011-present Costa Rica (assistant)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
This name uses Spanish naming customs; the first or paternal family name is Marín and the second or maternal family name is Murillo.

Luis Antonio Marín Murillo (born 10 August 1974) is a retired professional Costa Rican footballer and former national captain. Luis now acts as the assistant manager of the national team.


Marín plays as a defender in LD Alajuelense and was selected to the Costa Rican national squad for the 2002 FIFA World Cup and 2006 FIFA World Cup, starting all games played by his national team. He holds the second record for appearances with the Costa Rican national team, having gained 130 caps and scored 5 goals along the way. He played his last game on the national team on November 18, 2009, where they tied 1-1 to Uruguay. The game meant that Costa Rica would not be in the 2010 FIFA World Cup. In Israel his nickname was "Superman".


Team honours with LD Alajuelense[edit]

Team honours with Maccabi Netanya[edit]

Team honours with Costa Rica[edit]



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