Bryan Oviedo is set for a recall to the Costa Rica side this afternoon. The Ticos take on Brazil after the Sunderland defender sat out their World Cup opener against Serbia.
Bryan Oviedo's omission from Costa Rica's opening World Cup game was notable.
Kit nerds are beside themselves at the variety of strips on display in the opening stages of the World Cup, but surely we've already seen the best.
Ahead of his probable World Cup debut, Jordan Pickford has made special reference to the part Kevin Ball played in his development at Sunderland, but has the red-and-white legend a role in the new regime at the Stadium of Light?
With the World Cup having kicked off today with hosts Russia taking on Saudi Arabia, I took a look at the eight groups and made my predictions.
It's World Cup Eve and we're all pretty excited to think about football that doesn't involve Sunderland for a little bit.
It's almost World Cup time, and that means we need a quiz (obviously)!
The opening fixture of any World Cup rarely fails to capture the magic of the planet's biggest sporting competition.