Costa Rica could have as many as eight players on its World Cup team from MLS but the long winter offseason is a concern for the Tico coaching staff. Three players -- Johan Venegas
and Marco Urena
-- have already finished their seasons and won't play another competitive game for four months.
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Yes, but they will also be in prime shape just in time for the world cup. Everybody else will be battling a full season's worth of injuries & body wear.