Jervis Drummond

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Jervis Drummond
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Drummond playing for Costa Rica at the 2006 FIFA World Cup
Personal information
Full name Jervis Éarlson Drummond Johnson
Date of birth (1976-09-08) September 8, 1976 (age 40)
Place of birth Limón, Costa Rica
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Centre-back, right wing-back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1993–1995 Goicochea
1995–2010 Saprissa 452 (12)
National team
1995–2008 Costa Rica 73 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 25 June 2014.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 25 June 2014
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Drummond and the second or maternal family name is Johnson.

Jervis Éarlson Drummond Johnson (born September 8, 1976) in Limón, is a retired Costa Rican footballer who played as a centre-back and wing-back for Deportivo Saprissa of the Costa Rican first division.

Club career[edit]

Drummond made his professional debut with Saprissa on 5 November 1995 against San Carlos and scored his first goal on 15 January 1997 against Herediano.[1] He played his entire career for Saprissa, winning five national championships and two CONCACAF Champions Cups, and was part of the team that played the 2005 FIFA Club World Championship Toyota Cup, where Saprissa finished third behind São Paulo and Liverpool.[2] He played 452 league matches for Saprissa and 574 including cup and international matches.[3]

In November 2010 Saprissa reported Drummond would not play again for the club.[4]

International career[edit]

Drummond played with his brother in the U-20 Football World Youth Championship held in Qatar in 1995[2] as well as in Brazilian team Flamengo's minor league system.

He made his debut for Costa Rica in a September 1995 friendly match against Jamaica[1] and earned a total of 73 caps, scoring 1 goal.[5] He represented his country in 19 FIFA World Cup qualification matches[2] and was selected for the 2002 World Cup, but he received no playing time.[6] He did play at the 2006 World Cup,[2] at the 1999,[7] 2003[8] and 2007 UNCAF Nations Cups[9] as well as at the 1998,[10] 2002[11] and 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cups[12] and the 2001 Copa América.[13]

His final international was an August 2008 FIFA World Cup qualification against El Salvador.

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Costa Rica's goal tally first.
N. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 24 February 1999 Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Aymá, San José, Costa Rica  Jamaica 3–0 9–0 Friendly match


After retiring as a player, Drummond became manager at the Saprissa stadium restaurant.[14]

Personal life[edit]

He is married to Laura Brenes. His twin brother, Gerald Drummond, also played for the national team and Saprissa.[15]


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