World Trip of LD Alajuelense (Costa Rica) 1960

Record: P24 W14 D3 L7 F71 A47

18- 9-60  Willemstad     Jong Holland         2-1  LD Alajuelense
20- 9-60  Oranjestad     Racing Club Aruba    0-0  LD Alajuelense
25- 9-60  Paramaribo     Suriname             1-5  LD Alajuelense
28- 9-60  Geleen         Fortuna '54          3-1  LD Alajuelense
 1-10-60  Rotterdam      Sparta Rotterdam     4-1  LD Alajuelense
 4-10-60  Eindhoven      PSV                  3-3  LD Alajuelense
10-10-60  London         West Ham United FC   3-2  LD Alajuelense
12-10-60  Bratislava     Red Star Bratislava  6-1  LD Alajuelense
16-10-60  Ostrava        Baník Ostrava        3-0  LD Alajuelense
26-10-60  Petah-Tikva    Hapoel Petah-Tikva   1-4  LD Alajuelense
29-10-60  Haifa          Maccabi Haifa        0-4  LD Alajuelense *
 2-11-60  Ramat-Gan      Maccabi Tel-Aviv     0-3  LD Alajuelense +
 4-11-60  Tehran         Shahin FC            2-7  LD Alajuelense
 6-11-60  Tehran         Taj Club             2-4  LD Alajuelense
 9-11-60  Singapore      Singapore            3-5  LD Alajuelense
10-11-60  Singapore      Singapore Selection  1-4  LD Alajuelense
12-11-60  Jakarta        PSSI                 3-5  LD Alajuelense 
13-11-60  Jakarta        Persija (Jakarta)    1-3  LD Alajuelense
16-11-60  Jakarta        Persib (Bandung)     2-7  LD Alajuelense
19-11-60  Kuala Lumpur   Malaya               3-3  LD Alajuelense
21-11-60  Kuala Lumpur   Malaya               0-5  LD Alajuelense
26-11-60  Hong Kong      All-Hong Kong        0-1  LD Alajuelense
27-11-60  Hong Kong      Hong Kong Selection  3-0  LD Alajuelense
30-11-60  Hong Kong      Combined Chinese     1-2  LD Alajuelense

* Maccabi Haifa used three guest players from other clubs.
+ Abandoned at 63' due to darkness and heavy rain.

SQUAD (including some guest players from other clubs, as indicated in brackets): 
Goalkeepers: Carlos Alvarado, Felipe Induni (Saprissa)
Full-backs: José Luis Vivo Quesada, Orlando Chambers, José Manuel 'Manelo' Villalobos (Herediano),
            Francisco Montanaro, Alvaro Vega, Edgar Barrantes
Half-backs: Isaías 'Macatre' Esquivel, Marvin Rodríguez (Saprissa), Eduardo Albella Salas,
            Walter Pearson, Juan José Gámez
Forwards: Juan Ulloa, Rubén 'Rata' Jiménez (Saprissa), Carlos 'Cuca' Herrera, Guillermo 'Tierra' Acuña,
          Oldemar 'Gato' Bolaños
Coach: Hugo Tassara (Chile)
FNF official: Ernesto Montealegre
Empresario: Max Gold (Austria)
Reporter: Luis Cartín
Translator: Fritz Leer
Masseur: Hernán Rimola

Countries Visited: 12
Continents Visited: 3 (America, Europa, Asia)

About this document

Sources: ALZ Deportes, Straits Times, China Mail, La Nación, goalgoalgoal forum

Thanks: Frank Rankmore, Alex Calderón, Francisco Vrolijk, Yaniv Bleicher

Prepared and maintained by Gerardo Coto and Neil Morrison for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Authors: Gerardo Coto ( and Neil Morrison
Last updated: 31 Mar 2011

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