Cristian Gamboa

Date of birth24 October 1989
Place of birthLiberia
NationalityCosta Rica
Weight69 kg
Height1.73 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

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

He joined West Bromwich Albion in August 2014 with a three-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
AD Municipal Liberia 01 Jul 2006 07 Jul 2010
Fredrikstad 07 Jul 2010 01 Aug 2011
FC København 01 Aug 2011 01 Jan 2013
Rosenborg BK 23 Aug 2012 31 Dec 2012 L
Rosenborg BK 01 Jan 2013 05 Aug 2014
West Bromwich Albion 05 Aug 2014 30 Aug 2016
Celtic 30 Aug 2016

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2014-15 West Bromwich Albion FA Cup
1
2014-15 West Bromwich Albion League Cup 2
1
1
2014-15 West Bromwich Albion Premier League 1
9
1
2015-16 West Bromwich Albion FA Cup 1
2015-16 West Bromwich Albion League Cup 1
2015-16 West Bromwich Albion Premier League
1
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
26 Aug 2014 West Bromwich Albion v Oxford United W 1-1 (7-6) League Cup 2nd round
30 Aug 2014 Swansea City v West Bromwich Albion L 3-0 Premier League
13 Sep 2014 West Bromwich Albion v Everton L 0-2 Premier League
24 Sep 2014 West Bromwich Albion v Hull City W 3-2 League Cup 3rd round
28 Sep 2014 West Bromwich Albion v Burnley W 4-0 Premier League
04 Oct 2014 Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion L 2-1 Premier League
28 Oct 2014 AFC Bournemouth v West Bromwich Albion L 2-1 League Cup 4th round
01 Nov 2014 Leicester City v West Bromwich Albion W 0-1 Premier League
09 Nov 2014 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United L 0-2 Premier League
22 Nov 2014 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion L 2-0 Premier League
29 Nov 2014 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal L 0-1 Premier League
20 Dec 2014 Queens Park Rangers v West Bromwich Albion L 3-2 Premier League
26 Dec 2014 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester City L 1-3 Premier League
14 Feb 2015 West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United W 4-0 FA Cup 5th round
29 Aug 2015 Stoke City v West Bromwich Albion W 0-1 Premier League
23 Sep 2015 Norwich City v West Bromwich Albion L 3-0 League Cup 3rd round
10 Feb 2016 Peterborough United v West Bromwich Albion W 1-1 (4-3) FA Cup 4th round replay


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
2009-10 Costa Rica International Friendly
2
2012-13 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 7
1
1
1
2012-13 Costa Rica International Friendly 1
2013-14 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 9
2013-14 Costa Rica International Friendly 4
2014-15 Costa Rica CONCACAF Gold Cup 3
2014-15 Costa Rica International Friendly 6
1
2015-16 Costa Rica Copa America 2
2015-16 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 4
1
1
2015-16 Costa Rica International Friendly 4
1
2016-17 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 6
2
2017-18 Costa Rica CONCACAF Gold Cup 2
1
2017-18 Costa Rica FIFA World Cup 6
2
2017-18 Costa Rica International Friendly 7
1
2018-19 Costa Rica CONCACAF Gold Cup 2
1
1
2018-19 Costa Rica International Friendly 4
2


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
26 May 2010 France v Costa Rica L 2-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 2010 Slovakia v Costa Rica L 3-0 International Friendly
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
14 Nov 2012 Bolivia v Costa Rica D 1-1 International Friendly
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
26 Mar 2013 Costa Rica v Jamaica W 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF North & Central American qualifier
07 Jun 2013 Costa Rica v Honduras W 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF North & Central American qualifier
11 Jun 2013 Mexico v Costa Rica D 0-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF North & Central American qualifier
18 Jun 2013 Costa Rica v Panama W 2-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF North & Central American qualifier
14 Aug 2013 Dominican Republic v Costa Rica W 0-4 International Friendly
06 Sep 2013 Costa Rica v USA W 3-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 4th Round
10 Sep 2013 Jamaica v Costa Rica D 1-1 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
19 Nov 2013 Australia v Costa Rica L 1-0 International Friendly
05 Mar 2014 Costa Rica v Paraguay W 2-1 International Friendly
01 Jun 2014 Costa Rica v Japan L 1-3 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
10 Oct 2014 Oman v Costa Rica W 3-4 International Friendly
14 Oct 2014 Korea Republic v Costa Rica W 1-3 International Friendly
13 Nov 2014 Uruguay v Costa Rica W 3-3 (7-6) International Friendly
06 Jun 2015 Colombia v Costa Rica L 1-0 International Friendly
11 Jun 2015 Spain v Costa Rica L 2-1 International Friendly
27 Jun 2015 Mexico v Costa Rica D 2-2 International Friendly
08 Jul 2015 Costa Rica v Jamaica D 2-2 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
14 Jul 2015 Canada v Costa Rica D 0-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
19 Jul 2015 Mexico v Costa Rica L 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
05 Sep 2015 Costa Rica v Brazil L 0-1 International Friendly
08 Sep 2015 Costa Rica v Uruguay W 1-0 International Friendly
13 Oct 2015 USA v Costa Rica W 0-1 International Friendly
13 Nov 2015 Costa Rica v Haiti W 1-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF preliminary
17 Nov 2015 Panama v Costa Rica W 1-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF preliminary
25 Mar 2016 Jamaica v Costa Rica D 1-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF group B
29 Mar 2016 Costa Rica v Jamaica W 3-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF group B
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
03 Sep 2016 Haiti v Costa Rica W 0-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF group B
11 Nov 2016 Trinidad and Tobago v Costa Rica W 0-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF qualifying
24 Mar 2017 Mexico v Costa Rica L 2-0 FIFA World Cup North and Central America final group
28 Mar 2017 Honduras v Costa Rica D 1-1 FIFA World Cup North and Central America final group
08 Jun 2017 Costa Rica v Panama D 0-0 FIFA World Cup North and Central America final group
14 Jun 2017 Costa Rica v Trinidad and Tobago W 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF qualifying
07 Jul 2017 Honduras v Costa Rica W 0-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group A
11 Jul 2017 Costa Rica v Canada D 1-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group A
01 Sep 2017 USA v Costa Rica W 0-2 FIFA World Cup North and Central America final group
05 Sep 2017 Costa Rica v Mexico D 1-1 FIFA World Cup North and Central America final group
07 Oct 2017 Costa Rica v Honduras D 1-1 FIFA World Cup North and Central America final group
11 Nov 2017 Spain v Costa Rica L 5-0 International Friendly
14 Nov 2017 Hungary v Costa Rica L 1-0 International Friendly
23 Mar 2018 Scotland v Costa Rica W 0-1 International Friendly
27 Mar 2018 Tunisia v Costa Rica L 1-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 2018 Costa Rica v Northern Ireland W 3-0 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
27 Jun 2018 Switzerland v Costa Rica D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Group E
07 Sep 2018 Korea Republic v Costa Rica L 2-0 International Friendly
11 Oct 2018 Mexico v Costa Rica L 3-2 International Friendly
16 Oct 2018 Colombia v Costa Rica L 3-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 2019 Peru v Costa Rica L 1-0 International Friendly
16 Jun 2019 Costa Rica v Nicaragua W 4-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
20 Jun 2019 Costa Rica v Bermuda W 2-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group B
29 Jun 2019 Mexico v Costa Rica L 1-1 (4-5) CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final


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