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Honduras national under-23 football team

  (Redirected from Honduras Olympic football team)

The Honduras national under-23 football team represents Honduras in international football competitions (final stage and qualifiers) in Olympic Games, as well as in under–23 football tournaments. The selection is limited to players under the age of 23, except three over-age players. The team is controlled by the Federación Nacional Autónoma de Fútbol de Honduras (FENAFUTH). Honduras have qualified for four Men's Olympic Football Tournament, in Sydney 2000, Beijing 2008, London 2012 and Rio de Janeiro 2016.[1]

Honduras U-23
Nickname(s)La Bicolor Olimpica (The Olympic Bicolor)
Sub-23
AssociationFENAFUTH
ConfederationCONCACAF (North America)
Head coachFabián Coito
CaptainVacant
FIFA codeHON
First colours
Second colours
First international
 Guatemala 2–2 Honduras 
(Guatemala; 16 March 1991)
Biggest win
 Honduras 5–0 Nicaragua 
(San Pedro Sula, Honduras; 25 September 2011)
Biggest defeat
 Brazil 6–0 Honduras 
(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; 17 August 2016)
Olympics
Appearances4 (first in 2000)
Best result4th: (2016)

Contents

Tournament historyEdit

Summer OlympicsEdit

Football at the Summer Olympics
Year P W T L F A D Pts Finish
  1900

  1996
Did not enter
  2000 3 1 1 1 6 7 –1 4 Group phase
  2004 Did not enter
  2008 3 0 0 3 0 5 –5 0 Group phase
  2012 4 1 2 1 5 5 0 5 Quarterfinals
  2016 6 2 1 3 8 14 –6 7 4th
  2020 TBD
Totals 16 4 4 8 19 31 –12 16

CONCACAF TournamentEdit

CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Tournament
Year P W T L F A D Pts Finish
19561964 Did not enter
1968 Withdrew
1972 Did not enter
1976 2 0 1 1 0 2 –2 1 First round
1980 Did not enter
1984 2 0 0 2 2 4 –2 0 First round
1988 2 0 1 1 3 4 –1 1 First round
1992 12 5 3 4 21 21 0 13 4th
1996 Did not enter
2000 9 5 3 1 19 9 +10 18 1st
2004 7 3 2 2 11 10 +1 11 3rd
2008 7 4 2 1 8 2 +6 14 1st
2012 7 4 1 2 16 10 +6 13 2nd
2015 7 5 0 2 13 5 +8 15 2nd
Totals 65 26 13 16 93 67 +26 91

Results (2015–2016)Edit

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

The following players were called up to play matches against   Nicaragua on July 17 and 20.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1GK Luis López (1993-09-13)September 13, 1993 (aged 25)   Real España
1GK Enrique Facussè (1998-12-30)December 30, 1998 (aged 20)   Kentucky Wildcats
1GK Alex Barrios (1997-07-20)July 20, 1997 (aged 21)   Olimpia
1GK Jordy Castro (2000-04-20)April 20, 2000 (aged 19)   Progreso
1GK Micheal Perelló (1998-07-11)July 11, 1998 (aged 20)   Real España
2DF José Quiroz (1997-05-26)May 26, 1997 (aged 21)   Real España
2DF Kenneth Hernández (1997-05-25)May 25, 1997 (aged 21)   Progreso
2DF Denil Maldonado (1998-05-26)May 26, 1998 (aged 20)   Motagua
2DF José García (1998-09-21)September 21, 1998 (aged 20)   Real Minas
2DF Riky Zapata (1997-11-23)November 23, 1997 (aged 21)   Real Sociedad
2DF Cristian Moreira (2000-05-21)May 21, 2000 (aged 18)   Alajuelense
2DF Elvin Oliva (1997-10-24)October 24, 1997 (aged 21)   Olimpia
2DF Sendel Cruz (1998-12-31)December 31, 1998 (aged 20)   Juticalpa
2DF Dylan Andrade (1998-03-08)March 8, 1998 (aged 21)   Progreso
3MF Foslyn Grant (1998-10-04)October 4, 1998 (aged 20)   Vida
3MF José Mario Pinto (1997-11-27)November 27, 1997 (aged 21)   Olimpia
3MF Carlos Pineda (1997-09-23)September 23, 1997 (aged 21)   Real Minas
3MF Edwin Rodríguez (1999-09-25)September 25, 1999 (aged 19)   Motagua
3MF Jorge Álvarez (1998-01-28)January 28, 1998 (aged 21)   Olimpia
3MF Alejandro Reyes (1999-09-25)September 25, 1999 (aged 19)   Olimpia
3MF Kervin Arriaga (1998-05-01)May 1, 1998 (aged 21)   Platense
3MF Rembrandt Flores (1999-05-12)May 12, 1999 (aged 20)   Real Minas
3MF Jeancarlo Vargas (1999-05-16)May 16, 1999 (aged 19)   Platense
3MF Kilmar Peña (1999-03-09)March 9, 1999 (aged 20)   UPNFM
4FW Darixon Vuelto (1999-01-15)January 15, 1999 (aged 20)   Real España
4FW Darwin Mendoza (1999-03-11)March 11, 1999 (aged 20)   Real Minas
4FW Alan Fajardo (1999-01-01)January 1, 1999 (aged 20)   Real Minas

Previous squadsEdit

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Year(s) U-23 Goals
1 Eddie Hernández 2012-2014 8
2 David Suazo 2000 6
3 Alberth Elis 2015-2016 5
4 Emil Martínez 2004 4
4 Johnny Leverón 2011-2012 4
4 Anthony Lozano 2012-2016 4
7 Roger Rojas 2012 3

List of coachesEdit

List of managers since 1975 to present:[2]

Fabián Coito

Record versus other nationsEdit

As of 20 August 2016
Includes data from CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Tournament and Summer Olympics only
Opponent Record Goals
  Algeria 1–0–0 3:2
  Argentina 0–1–0 1:1
  Australia 1–0–0 2:1
  Belize 1–0–0 5:0
  Brazil 0–0–2 2:9
  Cameroon 0–0–1 0:1
  Canada 3–1–0 6:2
  Costa Rica 1–2–3 7:9
  Cuba 1–0–0 2:0
  El Salvador 2–0–0 6:2
  Guatemala 2–4–2 9:9
  Haiti 2–1–0 4:2
  Italy 0–0–2 1:6
  Jamaica 1–0–0 2:0
  Japan 0–1–0 0:0
  Mexico 1–3–6 8:20
  Morocco 0–1–0 2:2
  Nicaragua 3–0–0 15:2
  Nigeria 0–1–1 5:6
  Panama 3–1–0 8:3
  Portugal 0–0–1 1:2
  South Korea 1–0–1 1:1
  Spain 1–0–0 1:0
  Suriname 2–0–0 4:0
  Trinidad and Tobago 1–0–0 2:0
  United States 3–1–5 15:18
Totals 30–17–24 110:98

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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