Join Now  | 
Home About Contact Us Privacy & Security Advertise
Soccer America Daily Soccer World Daily Special Edition Around The Net Soccer Business Insider College Soccer Reporter Youth Soccer Reporter Soccer on TV Soccer America Classifieds Game Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalk Soccer America Confidential Youth Soccer Insider World Cup Watch
RSS Feeds Archives Manage Subscriptions Subscribe
Order Current Issue Subscribe Manage My Subscription Renew My Subscription Gift Subscription
My Account Join Now
Tournament Calendar Camps & Academies Soccer Glossary Classifieds
Ruiz to face Americans in World Cup qualifier
August 12th, 2008 7AM
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily

MOST READ

MOST COMMENTED

[USA-GUATEMALA] Guatemala national team coach Ramon Maradiaga will welcome three foreign-based players -- the Los Angeles Galaxy's Carlos Ruiz, Jose Contreras of Argentina's Arsenal and Gustavo Cabrera of Danish club Aarhus -- who will join 16 player currently in training for the Aug. 20 World Cup 2010 qualifier against the USA at Guatemala City's Mateo Flores Stadium. Recent Chicago Fire signing Marco Pappa could also get a call-up.

Cabrera, who played for Real Salt Lake, is one of four Guatemalans who previously played in MLS, along with Municipal players Fredy Garcia, Guillermo Ramirez and Mario Rodriguez.

GUATEMALA ROSTER:
Goalkeeper: Ricardo Trigueno (Petapa), Luis Pedro Molina (Jalapa)
Defenders: Carlos Gallardo (Comunicaciones), Carlos Castrillo (Comunicaciones), Yony Flores (Marquense), Cristian Noriega (Municipal), Jaime Vides (Municipal), Luis Rodriguez (Xelaju), Gustavo Cabrera (Aarhus, DEN).
Midfielders: Fredy Garcia (Municipal), Guillermo Ramirez (Municipal), Mario Rodriguez (Municipal), Gonzalo Romero (Municipal), Jean Marquez (Comunicaciones), Abner Trigueros (Comunicaciones), Jose Contreras (Arsenal, ARG), Fredy Thompson (free agent)
Forwards: Dwight Pezzarossi (Comunicaciones), Carlos Ruiz (Los Angeles Galaxy, USA).



No comments yet.

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




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Video Pick: Messi-like golazo by Barcelona youth    
In UEFA Youth League play, 17-year-old Barcelona striker Jordi Mboula scored a spectacular solo goal in ...
What They're Saying: Roy Keane    
"No way Wayne Rooney should be going to China. He can still play football at the ...
What They're Saying: Josh Mitchell    
"We didn't know whether to laugh or cry. It was an incredible experience to be playing ...
MLS Camp Chatter: Atlanta United shows off weapons    
Atlanta United got goals from all three Designated Players -- including goals from Josef Martinez in ...
Sneak Peek: Union coach Curtin promises 'fun'    
Philadelphia reached the playoffs for just the second time in its history last year and exited ...
Sneak Peek: Near-miss ramps up expectations for TFC    
Less than three months after breaking through as the first Canadian team to play in the ...
Sneak Peek: Quakes seek help for Wondo    
It's been rough going for the San Jose Earthquakes since they won the Supporters' Shield in ...
CCL: More frustration for New York Red Bulls    
Playing their first game ever in the knockout stage of the Concacaf Champions League against the ...
TV Report: MLS regional broadcast deals announced    
MLS teams are starting to announce regional television plans for the 2017 season. Houston and Sporting ...
Video Pick: Pouting keeper protests by giving up    
So upset was the goalkeeper of Vietnamese team Long An at a penalty kick call he ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives