Bryan Josué Oviedo Jiménez, widely recognized as Bryan Oviedo, is a distinguished Costa Rican professional soccer player celebrated for his remarkable contributions as a full-back and midfielder in top European and North American soccer leagues. He was born in San José, Costa Rica, on February 18, 1990.
Oviedo honed his skills in the youth system of Deportivo Saprissa, the nation's leading club. In 2009, he took his initial strides into professional soccer by joining Saprissa's senior team, marking the commencement of an illustrious career. Oviedo's journey subsequently led him to prominent clubs like Copenhagen, Nordsjælland, Everton, Sunderland, Copenhagen (once more), and Real Salt Lake, where he made indelible marks on the pitch. During his tenure with Real Salt Lake, Oviedo shared the field with notable talents such as Justen Glad, Damir Kreilach, and Pablo Ruiz.
Moreover, Oviedo has been a stalwart representative of the Costa Rican national team since his senior international debut in 2010, consistently showcasing his skills and dedication on the international stage. His career boasts impressive accomplishments, including triumphs in the Danish Superliga and Danish Cup.