|Full name||Yosimar Arias Céspedes|
|Date of birth||24 September 1986|
|Place of birth||San José, Costa Rica|
|Height||1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)|
|2011||Dorados de Sinaloa||12||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 August 2017
Arias started his career at Alajuelense and played for Puntarenas and Brujas before moving abroad for a spell in Mexico with Dorados de Sinaloa but was released in May 2011. He returned to Costa Rica when signed by Herediano but then had another stint abroad with Guatemalan side Municipal whom he left in December 2012.
In 2003, Arias played at the FIFA U-17 World Championship. He made his senior debut for Costa Rica in a January 2009 UNCAF Nations Cup match against Panama and has earned a total of 5 caps, scoring no goal. He has represented his country at the 2009 UNCAF Nations Cup and the 2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup.
- Yosimar Arias, fuera de Dorados Archived 29 April 2014 at the Wayback Machine. - Sinaloa Deportes (in Spanish)
- Yosimar Arias y Saúl Phillips dejan el Municipal de Guatemala - Al Día (in Spanish)
- Yosimar Arias – FIFA competition record
- UNCAF Tournament 2009 Archived 14 May 2011 at the Wayback Machine. - RSSSF
- CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 2009 - Full Details Archived 26 July 2014 at the Wayback Machine. - RSSSF
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