Costa Rica vs New Zealand Live Score and Live Stream


Costa Rica played New Zealand at the Intercontinental Play-offs of World Cup on June 14. The match kicked off 18:00 UTC. Costa Rica won 1-0.

Joel Campbell scored the first and only goal on the 3rd minute of the game.

Costa Rica national football team are approaching this clash after a victory over Martinique in Nations League League A on June 5. They have been defending decently lately in home matches having 4 consecutive clean sheets playing as hosts.

New Zealand national football team are going into the fixture after playing a draw against Oman on June 9.

ScoreBat is covering Costa Rica vs New Zealand in real time, providing the live stream and live score of the match, team line-ups, full match stats, live match commentary and official video highlights. We cover all matches of World cup Intercontinental Play-offs in real time and provide live streaming whenever possible.


Live Streaming

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Costa Rica - New Zealand in real time.

Costa Rica kicked off the game with Keylor Navas, Bryan Oviedo, Francisco Calvo, Oscar Duarte, Keysher Fuller who got substituted by Carlos Martinez on the 46th minute, Celso Borges who got substituted by Daniel Chacon on the 78th minute, Yeltsin Tejeda, Gerson Torres who got substituted by Kendall Waston on the 46th minute, Jewison Bennette who got substituted by Bryan Ruiz on the 46th minute, Joel Campbell who got substituted by Johan Venegas on the 90th minute and Anthony Contreras as starters, with Brandon Aguilera, Daniel Chacon, Aaron Cruz, Orlando Galo, Ian Lawrence, Carlos Martinez, Carlos Mora, Leonel Moreira, Bryan Ruiz, Juan Pablo Vargas, Johan Venegas and Kendall Waston on the bench.

New Zealand's starting eleven were Oliver Sail, Nando Pijnaker, Winston Reid who got substituted by Elijah Just on the 72nd minute, Bill Tuiloma, Joe Bell, Liberato Cacace, Matthew Garbett who got substituted by Ben Waine on the 60th minute, Clayton Lewis who got substituted by Marko Stamenic on the 79th minute, Niko Kirwan who got substituted by Tim Payne on the 79th minute, Chris Wood and Alex Greive who got substituted by Kosta Barbarouses on the 61st minute, with Kosta Barbarouses, Michael Boxall, Joseph Champness, Francis De Vries, Matthew Gould, Elijah Just, Stefan Marinovic, Tim Payne, Logan Rogerson, Tommy Smith, Marko Stamenic and Ben Waine on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 3 times throughout the game. Winston Reid, Anthony Contreras and Bryan Ruiz were the ones to receive it.


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Costa Rica have won Martinique in their previous match while New Zealand have played a draw with Oman in their previous match. Overall, Costa Rica have won 10 of their last 20 matches, losing 5 and drawing 5, while New Zealand have won 11 of their last 19 matches, losing 6 and drawing 2.

Costa Rica have won 5 times (2-0 against Martinique on 5th of June, 2-0 against USA on 31st of March, 1-2 against El Salvador on 27th of March, 1-0 against Canada on 25th of March and 0-1 against Jamaica on 3rd of February) and lost once (2-0 against Panama on 2nd of June) in their most recent 6 matches.

New Zealand have won 4 times (0-5 against Soloman Islands on 30th of March, 1-0 against Tahiti on 27th of March, 7-1 against New Caledonia on 24th of March and 4-0 against Fiji on 21st of March), lost once (1-0 against Peru on 5th of June) and drew once (0-0 against Oman on 9th of June) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Costa Rica have gone 7 consecutive home matches without a defeat.
  • Costa Rica have gone 6 consecutive matches without a draw.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Costa Rica and New Zealand in real time. You can watch the goal by Joel Campbell as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Costa Rica - New Zealand are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. FT
    Full Time
    Match ends. Costa Rica 1, New Zealand 0.
  2. 90 + 4'
    Bryan Ruiz is shown the yellow card.
  3. 90 + 2'
    Anthony Contreras is shown the yellow card.
  4. 90'
    Substitution for Costa Rica. Johan Venegas replaces Joel Campbell
  5. 79'
    Substitution for New Zealand. Marko Stamenic replaces Clayton Lewis
  6. 79'
    Substitution for New Zealand. Tim Payne replaces Niko Kirwan
  7. 78'
    Substitution for Costa Rica. Daniel Chacon replaces Celso Borges
  8. 72'
    Substitution for New Zealand. Elijah Just replaces Winston Reid
  9. 70'
    Winston Reid is shown the yellow card.
  10. 69'
    Red Card
    Kosta Barbarouses is shown the red card.
  11. 61'
    Substitution for New Zealand. Kosta Barbarouses replaces Alex Greive
  12. 60'
    Substitution for New Zealand. Ben Waine replaces Matthew Garbett
  13. 2T
    Second half begins
  14. 46'
    Substitution for Costa Rica. Carlos Martinez replaces Keysher Fuller
  15. 46'
    Substitution for Costa Rica. Bryan Ruiz replaces Jewison Bennette
  16. 46'
    Substitution for Costa Rica. Kendall Waston replaces Gerson Torres
  17. HT
    Half Time - 1 : 0
    First half ends.
  18. 3'
    1 - 0
    Joel Campbell scores for Costa Rica.
  19. 1T
    First half begins