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The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador

Updated June 14, 2019 6.5k votes 1.3k voters 70.1k views84 items

List of the best soccer players from El Salvador. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from El Salvador, along with photos when available. This list of best El Salvadorian soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous El Salvadorian soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

This list contains players like José Manfredi Portillo Hernández and Ramón Sánchez.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best El Salvadorian footballers?" and "Who is the greatest El Salvadorian soccer player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of El Salvador in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular El Salvadorian soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.
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    Mágico González is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Mágico González

    Forward, Midfielder

    BirthplaceSan Salvador, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Jorge Alberto González Barillas (born 13 March 1958), popularly known as El Mágico (The... more on Wikipedia
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    Mauricio Cienfuegos is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    BirthplaceSan Salvador, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Mauricio Cienfuegos (born 12 February 1968) is a Salvadoran retired professional soccer player... more on Wikipedia
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    Rodolfo Zelaya is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    BirthplaceUsulután, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Rodolfo Antonio Zelaya García (born July 3, 1988 in Usulután) is a Salvadoran professional... more on Wikipedia
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    Raúl Díaz Arce is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    BirthplaceSan Miguel, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Raúl Díaz Arce (born February 1, 1970 in San Miguel, El Salvador) is a retired Salvadoran... more on Wikipedia
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    Ronald Cerritos is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Ronald Cerritos

    Forward

    BirthplaceSan Salvador, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Ronald Osvaldo Cerritos Flores (born January 3, 1975 in San Salvador) is a former Salvadoran... more on Wikipedia
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    Eliseo Quintanilla is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    BirthplaceSanta Tecla, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Eliseo Antonio Quintanilla Ortíz (born 5 February 1983 in Santa Tecla, La Libertad) is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Léster Blanco is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Léster Blanco

    Forward, Midfielder

    BirthplaceSoyapango, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Mark Léster Blanco Pineda (born January 17, 1989 in Soyapango, El Salvador) is a Salvadoran... more on Wikipedia
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    Arturo Alvarez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Arturo Alvarez

    Forward, Midfielder

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    NationalityUnited States of America, El Salvador

    Arturo Alvarez may refer to: Arturo Álvarez (basketball), Spanish basketball coach Arturo... more on Wikipedia
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    Andrés Flores is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Andrés Flores

    Forward, Midfielder

    BirthplaceSan Salvador, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Andrés Alexander Flores Mejía (born 31 August 1990) is a Salvadoran professional footballer,... more on Wikipedia
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    Isidro Gutiérrez is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Isidro Gutiérrez

    Midfielder

    BirthplaceMoncagua, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    José Isidro Gutiérrez Vásquez (born 21 October 1989), is a Salvadoran professional footballer... more on Wikipedia
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    Alfredo Pacheco is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Alfredo Pacheco

    Defender

    BirthplaceSanta Ana, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Alfredo Alberto Pacheco (December 1, 1982 – December 27, 2015) was a Salvadoran footballer who... more on Wikipedia
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    Edwin Miranda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Edwin Miranda

    Midfielder

    BirthplaceZacatecoluca, La Paz, El Salvador

    NationalityUnited States of America,El Salvador

    Edwin Vladimir Miranda (born January 28, 1981 in Zacatecoluca) is a retired Salvadoran... more on Wikipedia
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    Rudis Corrales is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Rudis Corrales

    Forward

    BirthplaceSociedad, Morazán, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Rudis Alberto Corrales Rivera (born November 6, 1979 in Sociedad, Morazan, El Salvador) is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Alexander Larin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Alexander Larin

    Defender, Midfielder

    BirthplaceSan Salvador, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Alexander Larin is a Salvadoran soccer player.
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    Álvaro Misael Alfaro is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    BirthplaceSanta Tecla, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Álvaro Misael Alfaro Sánchez (born January 6, 1971 in Nueva San Salvador, El Salvador) is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Osael Romero is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Osael Romero

    Midfielder

    BirthplaceUsulután, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    William Osael Romero Castillo (born 18 April 1986 in Usulután) is a former Salvadoran... more on Wikipedia
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    Jaime Alas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Jaime Alas

    Midfielder

    BirthplaceSan Salvador, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Jaime Enrique Alas Morales (born 30 July 1989) is a Salvadoran professional footballer, who... more on Wikipedia
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    Ramón Flores is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Ramón Flores

    Defender

    BirthplaceSanta Ana, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Ramón Ulises Flores Aguirre (born August 21, 1982 in Santa Ana) is a Salvadoran footballer who... more on Wikipedia
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    Herbert Sosa is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Herbert Sosa

    Midfielder

    BirthplaceSan Salvador, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Herbert Arnoldo Sosa Burgos (born January 11, 1990 in San Salvador) is a Salvadoran... more on Wikipedia
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    Gilberto Murgas is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Gilberto Murgas

    Midfielder

    BirthplaceEl Refugio, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Gilberto Alfredo Murgas Fajardo (born January 22, 1981 in El Refugio, El Salvador) is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Guillermo Rivera is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Guillermo Rivera

    José Guillermo Rivera Escobar (born November 25, 1969 in San Rafael Cedros, El Salvador) is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Luis Guevara Mora is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Luis Guevara Mora

    Goalkeeper

    BirthplaceSan Salvador, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Luis Ricardo Guevara Mora (born 2 September 1964) is a Salvadoran former football... more on Wikipedia
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    Óscar Céren is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Óscar Céren

    Óscar Elías Cerén Delgado is a Salvadoran footballer who currently plays as a Midfielder for... more on Wikipedia
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    Richard Menjivar is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Richard Menjivar

    Midfielder

    BirthplacePanorama City, Los Angeles, California

    NationalityUnited States of America, El Salvador

    Richard "Richie" Guillermo Menjivar Peraza is an American-born Salvadoran international... more on Wikipedia
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    Rafael Burgos is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players from El Salvador
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    Rafael Burgos

    Forward

    BirthplaceLa Paz Department, El Salvador

    NationalityEl Salvador

    Rafael Edgardo Burgos (born June 3, 1988 in La Paz, El Salvador) is a Salvadoran professional... more on Wikipedia
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