Chivas USA’s Michael Umaña joins Costa Rica for Wednesday friendly

Red-and-White defender joins team in Florida for match against Jamaica on Wednesday

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Chivas USA defender Michael Umaña has joined the Costa Rican National Team for its international friendly match against Jamaica in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. this Wednesday, Nov. 17. The defender traveled this weekend to Florida and will rejoin Chivas USA on Thursday.

Below is the complete roster announced by head coach Ricardo Lavolpe for Costa Rica’s match on Nov. 17 against Jamaica:

Costa Rica National Team for friendly vs. Jamaica
Goalkeepers: Keylor Navas (Albacete, España), Daniel Cambronero (UCR).
Defenders: Bryan Oviedo (Copenhague, Dinamarca), Roy Miller (Red Bulls, EU), Michael Umaña (Chivas USA), Oscar Duarte (Puntarenas), Dave Myrie (Limón FC), José Mena (Saprissa), Dennis Marshall (Aalborg BK, Dinamarca), Heiner Mora (Brujas).
Midfielders: David Guzmán (Saprissa), Michael Barrantes (Aalesunds FK, Noruega), Randall Azofeifa (KAA Gent, Bélgica), Bryan Ruiz (Twente, Holanda), Diego Madrigal (Herediano) , Esteban Ramírez (Herediano) .
Forwards: Marco Ureña (Alajuelense), Víctor Núñez (Herediano), Josué Martínez (Saprissa), Cristian Bolaños (Copenhague, Dinamarca).

Chivas USA will train for the rest of this week before breaking until preseason in early 2011. Season Seats for 2011 are now on sale, with prices remaining at the same low rates as 2010. For more information, or to purchase tickets, please call 1-877-CHIVAS-1 or visit