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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
Carlos Pavón Forward Carlos Alberto Pavón Plummer is a retired Honduran football striker. He is most prominently related to Real España of the Liga Nacional de Fútbol de Honduras and is ...more

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Carlo Costly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Carlo Costly Forward Carlo Yaír Costly Molina is a Honduran footballer striker who is currently without a club. He was a member of the Honduras national football team until after the 2014 FIFA World Cup. ...more

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Roger Espinoza is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Roger Espinoza Defender, Midfielder Roger Aníbal Espinoza Ramírez is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Sporting Kansas City in Major League Soccer. Capable of playing both as a defensive midfielder and as ...more

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Emilio Izaguirre is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Emilio Izaguirre Defender Emilio Arturo Izaguirre Girón is a Honduran footballer who plays as a left back for Scottish Premiership side Celtic and for the Honduras national team. He has represented his country at ...more

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Maynor Figueroa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Maynor Figueroa Defender Maynor Alexis Figueroa Róchez is a Honduran professional footballer who plays as a centre back or left back for Hull City and the Honduras national football team. He spent most of his ...more

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Andy Najar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Andy Najar Forward, Midfielder Andy Ariel Najar Rodríguez 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 Wilson Roberto Palacios Suazo is a Honduran footballer who plays in the Premier League for Stoke City. Born in La Ceiba, he played for Victoria and Olimpia in Honduras before moving to England ...more

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Marvin Chávez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Marvin Chávez Midfielder Marvin Antonio Chávez is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for San Antonio Scorpions in the North American Soccer League.

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Noel Valladares is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Noel Valladares Goalkeeper Noel Eduardo Valladares Bonilla is a Honduran football goalkeeper, who currently plays for Olimpia, a Honduras football club based in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Valladares is Honduras' second most ...more

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Julio César de León is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Julio César de León Midfielder Julio César de León Dailey is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Platense in the Liga Nacional de Fútbol de Honduras. He is known for being a free-kick specialist ...more

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Brayan Beckeles is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Brayan Beckeles Defender 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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Juan Carlos García is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Juan Carlos García Defender 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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Jerry Bengtson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Jerry Bengtson Forward Jerry Ricardo Bengtson Bodden is a Honduran footballer who plays as a forward for Belgrano on loan from New England Revolution in Major League Soccer. He has played for the Honduras national ...more

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Julio César Arzú is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Julio César Arzú Goalkeeper Julio César Arzú aka Tile is a retired Honduran football player.

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Gilberto Yearwood is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Gilberto Yearwood Midfielder Gilberto Jerónimo Yearwood is a retired Honduran football player who currently is coach of Guatemalan side, Sacachispas. He is by many regarded as one of Honduras' best players of all

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Porfirio Armando Betancourt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Porfirio Armando Betancourt Forward Porfirio Armando Betancourt Cortez, born 10 October 1957 in Lima, Honduras, 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 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, Midfielder Walter Julián Martínez Ramos aka Pery, is a Honduran football striker who plays for Xelaju MC in Liga Nacional de Guatemala.

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Milton Flores is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Milton Flores Goalkeeper Milton Javier Flores Miranda was a Honduran football player.

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Mario Martínez is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Mario Martínez Midfielder Mario Roberto Martínez Hernández is a Honduran footballer who plays as a midfielder for Real España. Born in San Pedro Sula, Martínez also plays for the Honduran

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Anthony Lozano is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Anthony Lozano Forward Anthony Rubén Lozano Colón is an Honduran footballer who plays for C.D. Olimpia as a forward.

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José David Velásquez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
José David Velásquez Defender José David Velásquez Colón is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Club Nacional de Football in the Uruguayan premier division.

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Jimmy Steward is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Jimmy Steward Goalkeeper James "Jimmy" Steward Bodden is a Honduran football goalkeeper who played for Honduras in the 1982 FIFA World Cup.

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Milton Núñez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Milton Núñez Forward Milton Omar Núñez García, aka Tyson is a Honduran football player who currently plays as a striker for USAC in Guatemala's top division.

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David Daniel Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
David Daniel Álvarez Defender, Midfielder David Daniel Álvarez Martínez is a Honduran football defender.

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José Manuel Burgos is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
José Manuel Burgos Defender José Manuel Burgos Bacilá is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Necaxa in the Honduran national league.

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Anthony Costly is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Anthony Costly Defender Allan Anthony Costly Blyden is a Honduran former footballer who played at both professional and international levels, as a defender.

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Alexander López is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Alexander López Midfielder Alexander Agustín "Alex" López Rodríguez is a Honduran footballer who currently plays as an attacking midfielder for Major League Soccer club Houston Dynamo and

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Roberto Bailey is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Roberto Bailey Roberto James Bailey Sargent is a Honduran football forward who played for Honduras in the 1982 FIFA World Cup.

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Kevin Hernández is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Kevin Hernández Goalkeeper Kevin Vance Hernández Kirkconnell is a Honduran football goalkeeper who currently plays for Real España in the Liga Nacional de Fútbol de Honduras.

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Luis Garrido is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Luis Garrido Defender Luis Fernando Garrido is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Houston Dynamo. Most often deployed as a defensive midfielder, he also plays for the Honduran national team.

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Mario Padilla is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Mario Padilla Defender Mario Alexander Padilla Aguilar is a Honduran football defender currently playing for Deportes Savio in the Honduran Liga Nacional.

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Walter Hernández is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Walter Hernández Midfielder Walter Joel Hernández Ordoñez is a Honduran football midfielder who currently plays for Platense in the Liga Nacional de Honduras.

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Kevin Osorio is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
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José Manuel Portillo is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
José Manuel Portillo Jose Manuel Portillo is a Honduran footballer who played for Deportes Savio as a goalkeeper.

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Eddie Hernández is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Eddie Hernández Forward Eddie Gabriel Hernández Padilla is a Honduran footballer who plays for Correcaminos UAT of Ascenso MX as a forward.

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José Luis Cruz is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
José Luis Cruz Defender José Luis Cruz Figueroa is a retired Honduran football player.

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Erick Ayala is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Erick Ayala Erick Ayala is a Honduran footballer who played for Club Deportivo Victoria in the Liga Nacional de Honduras in 2008.

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Rony Martínez is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Rony Martínez Rony Darío Martínez Alméndarez is a Honduran football forward who currently plays for Real Sociedad.

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Bani Lozano is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Bani Lozano Defender Bani Ramón Lozano Núñez is a Honduran international footballer who plays for Platense in the Liga Nacional de Honduras. His usual position is left back, but he is also ...more

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Wilmer Velásquez is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Wilmer Velásquez Forward Wilmer Raynel Neal Velásquez is a retired Honduran footballer. He is currently the all-time top goalscorer in the Honduran National Football League with 196 goals, and was the second ...more

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Rigoberto Padilla is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Rigoberto Padilla Midfielder Rigoberto Padilla Reyes is a Honduran footballer who plays for Olimpia.

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Jonathan Mejía is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Jonathan Mejía Forward Jonathan Mejía Ruiz, commonly known as Jona, is an Honduran professional footballer who plays for Cádiz CF on loan from Granada CF as a striker.

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Walter Ramirez is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Walter Ramirez Defender, Midfielder Walter Isidro Ramírez is a Honduran footballer who plays for Fort Lauderdale Strikers in the North American Soccer League.

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Marvin Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Marvin Sánchez Midfielder Marvin Saúl Sánchez Vallecillo is a Honduran football midfielder who currently plays for Platense in the Primera Division of Honduras.

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Ronald Martínez is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Ronald Martínez Midfielder Ronald Edgardo Martínez Ponce is a Honduran footballer.

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Diktmar Hernández is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Diktmar Hernández Diktmar José Hernández Sánchez is a Honduran footballer.

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Meller Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Meller Sánchez Meller Alexander Sánchez Rodas is a Honduran football player, who most recently played for Motagua.

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Junior Sandoval is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Junior Sandoval Midfielder Junior Josué Sandoval López is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Jaguares de Córdoba.

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Julián Rápalo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Honduras
Julián Rápalo Midfielder Julián Mauricio Rápalo Agüero is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Marathón.