Honduras announces roster for Colombia friendly
Harrison, NJ – Honduras announced its roster Thursday for an upcoming international friendly against Colombia.
Honduras plays Colombia on Saturday at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, N.J., at 8 p.m. (ET), and manager Luis Suarez named English-based players Maynor Figueroa and Hendry Thomas of Wigan among the 22-man team.
After playing Colombia, Honduras is scheduled to play Paraguay at the Estadio Olimpico Metropolitano in San Pedro Sula, Honduras on Tuesday.
Following is the complete roster (club team, country):
Goalkeepers: Noel Valladares (Olimpia, HON), Marlon Licona (Motagua, HON).
Defenders: Victor Bernardez (Indios, MEX), Brayan Beckeles (Olimpia, HON), Jhony Leveron (Motagua, HON), Mauricio Sabillon (Marathon, HON), Maynor Figueroa (Wigan, ENG), Rommel Murillo (Marathon, HON), Mario Chavez (Vida, HON).
Midfielders: Mario Martinez (Real Espana, HON), Arnold Peralta (Vida, HON), Bonieck Garcia (Olimpia, HON), Edder Delgado (Real Espana, HON), Hendry Thomas (Wigan, ENG), Javier Portillo (Olimpia, HON) , Marvin Chavez (FC Dallas, USA), Andy Najar (DC United, USA), Roger Espinoza (Sporting Kansas City, USA).
Forwards: Jerry Bengtson (Motagua, HON), Roger Rojas (Olimpia, HON), Marco Vega (Marathon, HON), Carlo Costly (Houston Dynamo, USA).