Christian Bolaños

Date of birth17 May 1984
Place of birthHatillo de San Jose
NationalityCosta Rica
Weight67 kg
Height1.78 m
PositionMidfielder

Christian Bolaños agreed to join Charlton Athletic on loan for the 2006-07 season but his application for a work permit was rejected.

He was included in Costa Rica's 2014 World Cup squad.


Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2005-06 Deportivo Saprissa FIFA Club World Championship 1
2008-09 OB Odense UEFA Intertoto Cup
2
2010-11 FC København UEFA Champions League 2
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
15 Dec 2005 Deportivo Saprissa v Liverpool L 0-3 FIFA Club World Cup Semi-final


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2002-03 Costa Rica CONCACAF Under 20 2
3
2004-05 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 1
2004-05 Costa Rica International Friendly 2
1
2005-06 Costa Rica CONCACAF Gold Cup 2
2
1
2005-06 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 3
2
1
2005-06 Costa Rica International Friendly 2
3
2006-07 Costa Rica CONCACAF Gold Cup
1
2006-07 Costa Rica International Friendly
1
2007-08 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup
1
1
2007-08 Costa Rica International Friendly 1
1
2008-09 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup
2
2009-10 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 3
3
3
2009-10 Costa Rica International Friendly 1
1
2010-11 Costa Rica International Friendly 1
2011-12 Costa Rica International Friendly 1
2012-13 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 9
1
2013-14 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 7
1
1
2013-14 Costa Rica International Friendly 1
1
2015-16 Costa Rica Copa America 2
1
2015-16 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 1
2
2015-16 Costa Rica International Friendly 1
2016-17 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 6
1
4
1
2017-18 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 3
2
2017-18 Costa Rica International Friendly 2
2
2018-19 Costa Rica CONCACAF Gold Cup
1
2018-19 Costa Rica International Friendly 1
2021-22 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
10 Sep 2002 Costa Rica v Honduras L 0-2 CONCACAF Under-20
12 Sep 2002 Nicaragua v Costa Rica W 0-6 CONCACAF Under-20
24 May 2005 Norway v Costa Rica L 1-0 International Friendly
08 Jun 2005 Costa Rica v Guatemala W 3-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
19 Jun 2005 China PR v Costa Rica D 2-2 International Friendly
22 Jun 2005 China PR v Costa Rica L 2-0 International Friendly
07 Jul 2005 Canada v Costa Rica W 0-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
09 Jul 2005 Costa Rica v Cuba W 3-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
12 Jul 2005 USA v Costa Rica D 0-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
16 Jul 2005 Honduras v Costa Rica L 3-2 CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
17 Aug 2005 Mexico v Costa Rica L 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
03 Sep 2005 Panama v Costa Rica W 1-3 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
07 Sep 2005 Costa Rica v Trinidad and Tobago W 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
09 Nov 2005 France v Costa Rica L 3-2 International Friendly
11 Feb 2006 Costa Rica v Korea Republic W 1-0 International Friendly
01 Mar 2006 Iran v Costa Rica L 3-2 International Friendly
28 May 2006 Ukraine v Costa Rica L 4-0 International Friendly
30 May 2006 Czech Republic v Costa Rica L 1-0 International Friendly
09 Jun 2006 Germany v Costa Rica L 4-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
20 Jun 2006 Costa Rica v Poland L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
02 Jun 2007 Costa Rica v Chile W 2-0 International Friendly
06 Jun 2007 Costa Rica v Canada L 1-2 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group A
13 Oct 2007 El Salvador v Costa Rica D 2-2 International Friendly
17 Oct 2007 Costa Rica v Haiti D 1-1 International Friendly
14 Jun 2008 Grenada v Costa Rica D 2-2 FIFA World Cup North and Central America 2nd round 1st leg
03 Jun 2009 Costa Rica v USA W 3-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
06 Jun 2009 Trinidad and Tobago v Costa Rica W 2-3 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
12 Aug 2009 Honduras v Costa Rica L 4-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
09 Sep 2009 El Salvador v Costa Rica L 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
10 Oct 2009 Costa Rica v Trinidad and Tobago W 4-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
14 Oct 2009 USA v Costa Rica D 2-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
14 Nov 2009 Costa Rica v Uruguay L 0-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF/CONMEBOL play-off
18 Nov 2009 Uruguay v Costa Rica D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF/CONMEBOL play-off
26 May 2010 France v Costa Rica L 2-1 International Friendly
01 Jun 2010 Switzerland v Costa Rica W 0-1 International Friendly
29 Mar 2011 Costa Rica v Argentina D 0-0 International Friendly
07 Oct 2011 Costa Rica v Brazil L 0-1 International Friendly
07 Sep 2012 Costa Rica v Mexico L 0-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 3rd Round Group B
11 Sep 2012 Mexico v Costa Rica L 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 3rd Round Group B
12 Oct 2012 El Salvador v Costa Rica W 0-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 3rd Round Group B
16 Oct 2012 Costa Rica v Guyana W 7-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 3rd Round Group B
06 Feb 2013 Panama v Costa Rica D 2-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
22 Mar 2013 USA v Costa Rica L 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
07 Jun 2013 Costa Rica v Honduras W 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
11 Jun 2013 Mexico v Costa Rica D 0-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
18 Jun 2013 Costa Rica v Panama W 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
06 Sep 2013 Costa Rica v USA W 3-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
11 Oct 2013 Honduras v Costa Rica L 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
15 Oct 2013 Costa Rica v Mexico W 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
01 Jun 2014 Costa Rica v Japan L 1-3 International Friendly
06 Jun 2014 Costa Rica v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 International Friendly
14 Jun 2014 Uruguay v Costa Rica W 1-3 FIFA World Cup Finals Group D
20 Jun 2014 Italy v Costa Rica W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group D
24 Jun 2014 Costa Rica v England D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group D
29 Jun 2014 Costa Rica v Greece W 1-1 (5-3) FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
05 Jul 2014 Netherlands v Costa Rica L 0-0 (3-4) FIFA World Cup Quarter-final
13 Nov 2015 Costa Rica v Haiti W 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
17 Nov 2015 Panama v Costa Rica W 1-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
25 Mar 2016 Jamaica v Costa Rica D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
29 Mar 2016 Costa Rica v Jamaica W 3-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
27 May 2016 Costa Rica v Venezuela W 2-1 International Friendly
04 Jun 2016 Costa Rica v Paraguay D 0-0 Copa America Group A
07 Jun 2016 USA v Costa Rica L 4-0 Copa America Group A
11 Jun 2016 Costa Rica v Colombia W 3-2 Copa America Group A
02 Sep 2016 Haiti v Costa Rica W 0-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
06 Sep 2016 Costa Rica v Panama W 3-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
11 Nov 2016 Trinidad and Tobago v Costa Rica W 0-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
15 Nov 2016 Costa Rica v USA W 4-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
24 Mar 2017 Mexico v Costa Rica L 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
28 Mar 2017 Honduras v Costa Rica D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
08 Jun 2017 Costa Rica v Panama D 0-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
01 Sep 2017 USA v Costa Rica W 0-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
05 Sep 2017 Costa Rica v Mexico D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
07 Oct 2017 Costa Rica v Honduras D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF final round
11 Nov 2017 Spain v Costa Rica L 5-0 International Friendly
14 Nov 2017 Hungary v Costa Rica L 1-0 International Friendly
07 Jun 2018 England v Costa Rica L 2-0 International Friendly
11 Jun 2018 Belgium v Costa Rica L 4-1 International Friendly
17 Jun 2018 Costa Rica v Serbia L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group E
22 Jun 2018 Brazil v Costa Rica L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group E
05 Jun 2019 Peru v Costa Rica L 1-0 International Friendly
20 Jun 2019 Costa Rica v Bermuda W 2-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
13 Oct 2021 USA v Costa Rica L 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 3rd round


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.