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The Best Soccer Players from Honduras 

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Updated June 14, 2019 4.9k votes 860 voters 71.9k views 72 items

List of the best soccer players from Honduras. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Honduras, along with photos when available. This list of best Honduran 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 Honduran soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

Players here include everything from Ian Osorio to Leonardo Isaula.

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

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

Nationality: Honduras

Carlos Alberto Pavón Plummer (born 9 October 1973 in El Progreso) is a retired Honduran football striker. He is most prominently related to Real España of the Liga Nacional de ...more
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Carlo Costly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Forward from San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Carlo Yaír Costly Molina (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈkaɾlo ˈkostli]; born 18 July 1982) is a Honduran footballer striker who is currently playing for C.D. Marathón. He was a member ...more
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Emilio Izaguirre is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Defender from Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Emilio Arturo Izaguirre Girón (Spanish pronunciation: [eˈmiljo iθaˈɣire]; born 10 May 1986) is a Honduran footballer who plays as a left back for Motagua. He started his career at ...more
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Roger Espinoza is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Defender and Midfielder from Puerto Cortés, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Roger Aníbal Espinoza Ramírez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈroʝeɾ espiˈnosa]; born 25 October 1986) is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Sporting Kansas City in Major ...more
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Maynor Figueroa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Defender from Jutiapa, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Maynor Alexis Figueroa Róchez (born 2 May 1983) is a Honduran professional footballer who plays as a centre back or left back for the Houston Dynamo in MLS. He currently plays for the ...more
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Andy Najar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Forward and Midfielder from Choluteca, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Andy Ariel Najar Rodríguez ( nə-HAR; Spanish: [naˈxaɾ]; born 16 March 1993) is a Honduran footballer who plays for Anderlecht in the Belgian Pro League, and the Honduras national team.
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Wilson Palacios is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Wilson Palacios Midfielder from La Ceiba, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Wilson Roberto Palacios Suazo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈwilsom paˈlasjos]; born 29 July 1984) is a Honduran footballer who plays as a midfielder. He currently plays for C.D. Real Sociedad.Born ...more
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Marvin Chávez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Marvin Chávez Midfielder from La Ceiba, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Marvin Antonio Chávez (born November 3, 1983 in La Ceiba) is a Honduran footballer who played as a midfielder, most recently for C.D. Marathón in the Liga Nacional.
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Noel Valladares is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Goalkeeper from Comayagua, Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Noel Eduardo Valladares Bonilla (born 3 May 1977 in Comayagua, Honduras) is a Honduran former football goalkeeper, who last played for Liga Nacional team Olimpia. Valladares is Honduras' third ...more
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Jerry Bengtson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Jerry Bengtson Forward from Santa Rosa de Aguán, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Jerry Ricardo Bengtson Bodden (born 8 April 1987 in Santa Rosa de Aguán, Honduras) is a Honduran footballer who plays as a forward for Club Deportivo Olimpia. He has played for the ...more
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Brayan Beckeles is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Brayan Beckeles Defender from La Ceiba, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Brayan Antonio Beckeles is a Honduran football player who currently plays for Boavista F.C. in Portugal. He is also a member of the Honduran national football team and plays as a defender.
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Julio César de Le... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Midfielder from Puerto Cortés, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Julio César de León Dailey (American Spanish: [ˈxuljo ˈsesaɾ ðe leˈon]; born 13 September 1979) is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Olancho F.C. in the Honduran ...more
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Juan Carlos Garcí... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Juan Carlos García Defender from Tela, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Juan Carlos García is a Honduran footballer who plays for English club Wigan Athletic and the Honduras national football team, as a left back. He began his career at Marathón and ...more
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Gilberto Yearwood is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Gilberto Yearwood Midfielder from La Lima, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Gilberto Jerónimo Yearwood (born 15 March 1956) is a retired Honduran football player who currently is an Assistant coach of the varsity team of the El Salvador national football team. He ...more
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Porfirio Armando Betanco... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Porfirio Armando Betancourt Forward from La Lima, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Porfirio Armando Betancourt Cortez, born 10 October 1957 in Lima, Honduras, is a retired Honduran football player.
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Julio César Arz&u... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Julio César Arzú Goalkeeper from Tela, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Julio César Arzú (born 5 June 1954) a.k.a. Tile is a retired Honduran football player.
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Arnold Peralta is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Arnold Peralta Midfielder from La Ceiba, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Arnold Fabian Peralta Sosa is a footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Olimpia and the Honduras national football team.
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Walter Martínez ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Walter Martínez Forward and Midfielder from Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Walter Julián Martínez Ramos (28 March 1982 – 11 August 2019) was a Honduran professional footballer who played as a striker.
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Milton Flores is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Goalkeeper from La Lima, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Milton Javier Flores Miranda (5 December 1974 – 19 January 2003) was a Honduran football player.
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Anthony Lozano is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Anthony Lozano Forward from Yoro, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Anthony Rubén Lozano Colón (born 25 April 1993), also known as Choco Lozano, is a Honduran professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Girona FC and the Honduras national
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Mario Martínez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Mario Martínez Midfielder from San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Mario Roberto Martínez Hernández (born 30 July 1989) is a Honduran footballer who plays as a midfielder for Marathón. Born in San Pedro Sula, Martínez also plays for
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Milton Núñ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Milton Núñez Forward from Sambo Creek

Nationality: Honduras

Milton Omar Núñez García (born October 30, 1972) is a retired Honduran footballer who played as a striker. Nuñez played a few seasons in Honduras before moving abroad ...more
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Jimmy Steward is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Jimmy Steward Goalkeeper from Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

James "Jimmy" Steward Bodden is a Honduran football goalkeeper who played for Honduras in the 1982 FIFA World Cup.
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Anthony Costly is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Anthony Costly Defender from Tela, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

Allan Anthony Costly Blyden (born 13 December 1954) is a Honduran former footballer who played at both professional and international levels, as a defender.
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José Manuel Burgo... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
José Manuel Burgos Defender from San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Nationality: Honduras

José Manuel Burgos Bacilá is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Necaxa in the Honduran national league.