Celso Borges is one of Costa Rica’s main attacking threats coming from central midfield. Borges is capable of playing in an advanced role, behind the striker, but has mainly been used in a more withdrawn position for the Ticos.
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Borges has more than 60 caps for the Ticos since making his debut in 2008. Borges is already one of the top 10 goalscorers in Costa Rican history despite being just 26.
Borges made his debut for Saprissa in 2006 as an 18-year-old. After four successful seasons, he made the move to Fredrikstad in Norway, where he scored 29 goals over three seasons. Prior to the 2012 season, Borges moved to AIK in Sweden.