Austin Berry (footballer)
|Full name||Austín Gerardo Berry Moya|
|Date of birth||5 April 1971|
|Place of birth||San José, Costa Rica|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Berry started his professional career with Alajuelense with whom he stayed for 10 years except for a short stint in Germany with Freiburg. After a season in Guatemala with Antigua, he joined Herediano in 2000 and retired from playing football in 2006.
He made his debut for the senior national team in a June 1991 friendly match against Colombia and collected a total of 65 caps, scoring 6 goals. He has represented his country in 16 FIFA World Cup qualification matches and played at the 1995, 1997 and 2001 UNCAF Nations Cups as well as at the 1991, 1998 and 2000 CONCACAF Gold Cups and the 1997 and 2001 Copa América. He also was a non-playing squad member at the 2002 CONCACAF Gold Cup.
In May 2010 he was appointed Director of the Institute of Sport and Recreation but resigned two weeks later after critics claimed he lacked experience for the position. He later became assistant manager at Herediano.
Berry is the son of Esmeralda Moya and Austin Berry. He was married to Glenda Peraza and divorced on 2014. They had one daughter named Kianny. Berry has two daughters, Krissia and Camila with Margarita Torres prior to his marriage.
- "Austin Berry" (in German). fussballdaten.de. Retrieved 8 July 2013.
- Heredia se refuerza - Nación (Spanish)
- Austin Berry rumbo al retiro - Al Día (Spanish)
- Confirmado dopaje Examen de contramuestra de Austin Berry salió positivo - Nación (Spanish)
- Austin Berry está tranquilo - Nación (Spanish)
- Passo Alpuin, Luis Fernando (25 April 2013). "Costa Rica - Record International Players". RSSSF. Retrieved 8 July 2013.
- Austin Berry – FIFA competition record
- UNCAF Tournament 1995 Archived May 14, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. - RSSSF
- UNCAF Tournament 1997 Archived May 14, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. - RSSSF
- Qualifying Tournament for Gold Cup 2001 - Details - RSSSF
- CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 1991 - Full Details Archived October 16, 2013, at the Wayback Machine. - RSSSF
- CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 1998 - Full Details Archived June 10, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. - RSSSF
- Selección Nacional - Nación (Spanish)
- CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 2000 - Full Details Archived 2010-01-17 at WebCite - RSSSF
- Copa América 1997 - RSSSF
- Copa América 2001 - RSSSF
- CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 2002 - Full Details Archived 2010-01-17 at WebCite - RSSSF
- Austin Berry renunció al Icoder - Nación (Spanish)
- Perfil de jugadores de la Selección Nacional Austin Berry - Nación (Spanish)
- "TSE Costa Rica".
- Austin Berry at National-Football-Teams.com