Randall Azofeifa

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Randall Azofeifa
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Randall Azofeifa during an interview at the Middle East Technical University
Personal information
Full name Randall Azofeifa Corrales
Date of birth (1984-12-30) 30 December 1984 (age 33)
Place of birth San José, Costa Rica
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)[1]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Herediano
Youth career
1997–2001 Saprissa
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2006 Saprissa 48 (26)
2006–2011 K.A.A. Gent 140 (40)
2011–2013 Gençlerbirliği 70 (7)
2013–2014 Kayseri Erciyesspor 17 (1)
2014 CS Uruguay 10 (1)
2015– Herediano 53 (10)
National team
2005– Costa Rica 58 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 May 2016
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 27 June 2018

Randall Azofeifa Corrales (born 30 December 1984) is a Costa Rican football midfielder who currently plays for Herediano.

Club career[edit]

Azofeifa won two national championship, the UNCAF Nations Cup title and a CONCACAF Champions Cup title with Deportivo Saprissa. He participated in the 2005 FIFA Club World Championship Toyota Cup with his team, where he played a key role in helping them to finish in third place, behind São Paulo and Liverpool. Azofeifa joined Belgian Jupiler League club Gent in 2006.[2]

Turkey[edit]

In January 2011 he was transferred to the Turkish team Gençlerbirliği at a transfer price of 1.6 million Euros and in May 2013 he moved on to Kayseri Erciyesspor.[3]

In September 2014, Azofeifa returned to Costa Rica to play for Uruguay Coronado[4] and in January 2015 he joined Herediano.[5]

International career[edit]

Azofeifa played at the 2001 FIFA U-17 World Championship held in Trinidad and Tobago.[6] As of January 2014, Azofeifa has made 35 appearances for the senior Costa Rica national football team, including qualifying matches for the 2006 FIFA World Cup and 2010 FIFA World Cup.[6] He made one appearance for Costa Rica at the 2006 World Cup.[6] Azofeifa appeared in four matches at the 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cup.[7]

In May 2018 he was named in Costa Rica’s 23 man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.[8]

Honours[edit]

K.A.A. Gent

Career statistics[edit]

International[edit]

As of 27 June 2018[9]
Costa Rica
Year Apps Goals
2005 2 0
2006 7 0
2007 7 0
2008 4 1
2009 3 0
2010 3 0
2011 6 0
2012 3 0
2013 0 0
2014 0 0
2015 2 0
2016 10 2
2017 9 0
2018 2 0
Total 58 3

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list. Costa Rica's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 21 June 2008 Estadio Ricardo Saprissa, San José, Costa Rica  Grenada 3–0 3–0 2010 World Cup qualifier
2. 2 September 2016 Stade Sylvio Cator, Port-au-Prince, Haiti  Haiti 1–0 1–0 2018 World Cup qualifier
3. 8 October 2016 Krasnodar Stadium, Krasnodar, Russia  Russia 1–0 4–3 Friendly

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2018 FIFA World Cup Russia – List of Players" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 4 June 2018. Retrieved 10 June 2018. 
  2. ^ "Randall Azofeifa". Sport.be. Retrieved 29 October 2008. 
  3. ^ Futbolista de Costa Rica, Randall Azofeifa, cambia de equipo en Turquía - Nación (in Spanish)
  4. ^ Randall Azofeifa jugará con Uruguay de Coronado Archived 6 August 2016 at the Wayback Machine. - Al Día (in Spanish)
  5. ^ Rándall Azofeifa ya es jugador del Club Sport Herediano - Nación (in Spanish)
  6. ^ a b c Randall AzofeifaFIFA competition record
  7. ^ "CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 2007 – Full Details". RSSSF. Retrieved 29 October 2008. 
  8. ^ https://www.goal.com/en/amp/news/costa-rica-names-23-man-world-cup-squad-featuring-keylor/1bw2iz8pkma5614bzushqyyo7g
  9. ^ "Randall Azofeifa". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 24 June 2018. 

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