Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
U.S. opponent Guatemala names Carlos Ruiz to Gold Cup roster
May 18th, 2007 7AM

MOST READ
TAGS:  gold cup

MOST COMMENTED

Colombian Hernan Gomez, coach of Guatemala's national team, named his 23-player squad for the Gold Cup, where the Chapines will face the USA, as well as El Salvador and Trinidad & Tobago, in Group B.

MLS star Carlos Ruiz and Pablo Melgar of Chilean club Antofagasta are the only foreign-based players.

Gomez, who coached Colombia and Ecuador to the World Cup, named six players each from Comunicaciones, Municipal and Marquense. The players called up included former Real Salt Lake defender Gustavo Cabrera, who now plays for Comunicaciones, and former Columbus Crew midfieler Mario Rodriguez, who plays for Municipal.

GUATEMALA SQUAD:
Goalkeepers: Ricardo Trigueno (Marquense), Paulo Motta (Municipal), Luis Pedro Molina (Jalapa).
Defenders: Henry Medina (Municipal), Claudio Albizuris (Municipal), Nestor Martinez (Marquense), Yoni Flores (Suchitepequez), Gustavo Cabrera (Comunicaciones), Rigoberto Gomez (Comunicaciones), Pablo Melgar (Antofagasta, Chile).
Midfielders: Carlos Figueroa (Municipal), Carlos Quinonez (Marquense), Leonel Noriega (Marquense), Gregory Ruiz (Marquense), Hector de Matta (Comunicaciones), Jose Contreras (Comunicaciones), Freddy Thompson (Comunicaciones).
Forwards: Carlos Ruiz (FC Dallas, USA), Edwin Villatoro (Municipal), Mario Rodriguez (Municipal), Dwight Pezzarossi (Marquense), Jairo Arreola (Comunicaciones), Marvin Avila (Suchitepequez).



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Keith Olbermann skewers Colorado Rapids president     
[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] Rapids president Tim Hinchey made Keith Olbermann's the “World's Worst Person ...
Real Salt Lake angling for highest possible finish    
[MLS: Week 33] The concept of a "bogey" team -- a foe that no matter how ...
Portland Timbers exit after stunning defeat in Honduras    
[CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] The Portland Timbers exited the Concacaf Champions League Tuesday when they suffered their ...
Concacaf Women's Championship Scoreboard    
[ROUNDUP: Tuesday] Just like in 2010, the USA will face Mexico in the semifinals at the ...
Pep Guardiola: 'It's not normal to win, 7-1'    
[UCL: Week 3] It was Germany-Brazil all over again. Bayern Munich with five German World Cup ...
MLS set to break season attendance record    
[CROWD COUNT] Major League Soccer is set to break its record for average attendance set in ...
What They're Saying: Oli Makin    
"I can't thank [the] police enough. It has saved the club a fortune and the players ...
Soccer America Women's Top 25    
[COLLEGE RANKINGS] UCLA, Florida State and Stanford remained 1-2-3 in the Soccer America Women's Top 25 ...
Soccer America Men's Top 25    
[COLLEGE RANKINGS] Creighton moved ahead of Washington into the No. 1 spot in the Soccer America ...
Soccer America Power Rankings    
[MLS: Week 32] A classic encounter left the LA Galaxy, No. 1 in the Soccer America ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives