Honduras U-20
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)La Mini H
AssociationFENAFUTH
ConfederationCONCACAF
Head coachLuis Alvarado
CaptainAaron Zúñiga
FIFA codeHON
First colours
Second colours
First international
 Costa Rica 1–2 Honduras 
(Panama; 7 March 1962)
Biggest win
 Sint Maarten 0–12 Honduras 
(Bradenton, Florida, United States; 3 November 2018)
Biggest defeat
 Norway 12–0 Honduras 
(Lublin, Poland; 30 May 2019)
FIFA U-20 World Cup
Appearances9 (first in 1977)
Best resultGroup stage (1977, 1995, 1999, 2005, 2009, 2015, 2017, 2019)
CONCACAF Under-20 Championship
Appearances24 (first in 1962)
Best resultWinner
Gold medal icon.svg
 : 1982, 1994

The Honduras national under-20 football team is the national under-20 association football team of Honduras. They have made nine FIFA U-20 World Cup appearances.[1]

Tournament history

FIFA U-20 World Cup
Year P W T L F A D Pts Finish
Tunisia 1977 3 2 0 1 3 1 +2 4 Group phase
Japan 1979

Australia 1993
Did not qualify
Qatar 1995 3 0 0 3 5 14 –9 0 Group phase
Malaysia 1997 Did not qualify
Nigeria 1999 3 0 0 3 4 10 –6 0 Group phase
Argentina 2001

United Arab Emirates 2003
Did not qualify
Netherlands 2005 3 0 0 3 0 15 –15 0 Group phase
Canada 2007 Did not qualify
Egypt 2009 3 1 0 2 3 3 0 3 Group phase
Colombia 2011

Turkey 2013
Did not qualify
New Zealand 2015 3 1 0 2 5 11 −6 3 Group phase
South Korea 2017 3 1 0 2 3 6 −3 3 Group phase
Poland 2019 3 0 0 3 0 19 –19 0 Group phase
Indonesia 2021 Cancelled
Indonesia 2023 Qualified
Totals 24 5 0 19 23 79 –56 13
CONCACAF Under-20 Championship
Year P W T L F A D Pts Finish
Panama 1962 3 1 1 1 3 4 –1 3 Group phase
Guatemala 1964 6 2 1 3 9 7 +2 5 Runners-up
Cuba 1970

Canada 1974
Did not qualify
Puerto Rico 1976 8 7 1 0 24 3 +21 15 Runners-up
Honduras 1978 7 6 0 1 14 3 +11 12 Third place
United States 1980 5 3 2 0 12 2 +10 8 Semifinalist
Guatemala 1982 7 6 1 0 13 4 +9 13 Champions
Trinidad and Tobago 1984 6 4 0 2 8 8 0 8 Second round
Trinidad and Tobago 1986 Did not qualify
Guatemala 1988 2 0 0 2 2 5 –3 0 Qualifying round
Guatemala 1990 2 1 0 1 3 4 –1 2 Group phase
Canada 1992 6 2 2 2 6 6 0 6 Fourth
Honduras 1994 6 6 0 0 18 6 +12 18 Champions
Mexico 1996 3 1 1 1 3 1 +2 4 Group phase
Guatemala Trinidad and Tobago 1998 5 3 1 1 10 6 +4 10 2nd Group A
Canada Trinidad and Tobago 2001 7 2 0 5 4 9 –5 6 4th Group B
Panama United States 2003 4 2 0 2 10 5 +5 6 Qualifying round
Honduras United States 2005 3 2 0 1 6 3 +3 6 2nd Group B
Panama Mexico 2007 2 1 1 0 6 5 +1 4 Qualifying round
Trinidad and Tobago 2009 10 6 3 1 26 9 +19 15 Third place
Guatemala 2011 5 4 0 1 12 4 +8 12 Quarterfinalist
Mexico 2013 2 0 1 1 0 1 –1 1 Qualifying round
Jamaica 2015 12 7 3 2 26 16 +10 24 Playoff winner
Costa Rica 2017 10 6 3 1 16 7 +9 21 Runners-up
United States 2018 7 5 1 1 31 7 +24 16 Qualification stage
Totals 128 77 22 29 262 125 +137 215
UNCAF U-19 Tournament
Year P W T L F A D Pts Finish
Honduras 2018 6 2 1 3 11 11 0 7 4th
Totals 6 2 1 3 11 11 0 7

Current squad

The following 20 players were named to the squad for the 2022 CONCACAF U-20 Championship.[2]

Caps and goals are updated as of 28 June 2022, after the match against Panama.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Juergen García (2005-01-28) 28 January 2005 (age 17) 5 0 Honduras Lone
12 1GK José Valdez (2003-04-17) 17 April 2003 (age 19) 0 0 Honduras Vida

2 2DF Darlin Mencia (2003-04-09) 9 April 2003 (age 19) 1 0 Honduras Real España
3 2DF Geremy Rodas (2004-03-19) 19 March 2004 (age 18) 5 0 Honduras UPNFM
4 2DF Anfronit Tatum (2005-06-02) 2 June 2005 (age 17) 2 0 Honduras Real España
5 2DF Aaron Zúñiga (2003-11-04) 4 November 2003 (age 18) 5 1 Honduras Real España
13 2DF Jeyson Contreras (2003-03-16) 16 March 2003 (age 19) 5 1 Honduras Marathón
14 2DF Javier Arriaga (2004-08-01) 1 August 2004 (age 18) 4 0 Honduras Atlético Junior

6 3MF Edson Rocha (2003-06-29) 29 June 2003 (age 19) 5 0 Honduras Platense
7 3MF Odin Peña (2004-02-16) 16 February 2004 (age 18) 5 0 Honduras Marathón
8 3MF Tomás Sorto (2003-01-16) 16 January 2003 (age 19) 5 0 Honduras Honduras Progreso
10 3MF Antony García (2004-10-29) 29 October 2004 (age 17) 5 0 Honduras Vida
16 3MF Isaac Castillo (2003-05-24) 24 May 2003 (age 19) 4 1 Honduras Marathón
17 3MF Miguel Carrasco (2003-06-10) 10 June 2003 (age 19) 5 1 Honduras Real España
19 3MF Jefryn Macías (2004-01-02) 2 January 2004 (age 18) 5 3 Honduras UPNFM
20 3MF Jafet Núñez (2003-09-28) 28 September 2003 (age 18) 4 0 Honduras Olimpia

9 4FW Exon Arzú (2004-05-19) 19 May 2004 (age 18) 4 0 Honduras Real España
11 4FW Marco Aceituno (2003-12-28) 28 December 2003 (age 18) 5 6 Honduras Real España
15 4FW Kolton Kelly (2004-02-12) 12 February 2004 (age 18) 5 0 Honduras Victoria
18 4FW Kevin Güiti (2003-03-08) 8 March 2003 (age 19) 1 0 Honduras Olimpia

Top goalscorers

Rank Player Year(s) U-20 Goals
1 Bryan Róchez 2013–2015 9
2 Marco Aceituno 2022– 6
3 Alberth Elis 2014–2015 4
4 José Güity 2005 3
4 Mario Martínez 2009 3
4 Roger Rojas 2009 3
4 Anthony Lozano 2011 3

Record v other nations

As of 28 June 2022
Includes data from FIFA U-20 World Cup, CONCACAF Under-20 Championship and UNCAF U-19 Tournament only
Opponent Record Goals
 Antigua and Barbuda 3–0–0 11:4
 Argentina 0–0–1 2:4
 Barbados 2–0–0 6:1
 Belize 5–0–0 23:1
 Bermuda 2–0–0 5:2
 Brazil 0–0–1 0:3
 Canada 7–0–4 14:11
 Chile 0–0–1 0:7
 Costa Rica 7–5–5 18:21
 Cuba 2–0–0 6:1
 Curaçao 1–0–0 4:1
 Dominican Republic 3–0–0 15:1
 El Salvador 6–3–2 20:11
 France 0–0–1 0:3
 Fiji 0–0–1 0:3
 Germany 0–0–1 1:5
 Grenada 1–1–0 3:1
 Guatemala 6–1–4 15:12
 Guyana 1–0–0 2:0
 Haiti 1–0–0 3:2
 Hungary 2–0–0 5:0
 Jamaica 6–0–2 23:8
 Martinique 2–0–0 6:1
 Mexico 1–4–8 4:20
 Morocco 1–0–1 1:5
 Netherlands 0–0–1 1:7
 Netherlands Antilles 4–0–1 19:4
 New Zealand 0–0–2 1:8
 Nicaragua 6–2–1 31:8
 Norway 0–0–1 0:12
 Panama 7–2–3 24:16
 Portugal 0–0–1 2:3
 Puerto Rico 1–0–0 5:0
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1–0–0 3:1
 Sint Maarten 1–0–0 12:0
 South Africa 0–0–1 0:2
 Spain 0–0–2 1:6
 Suriname 1–0–0 1:0
 Trinidad and Tobago 3–1–0 11:6
 United Arab Emirates 0–0–1 0:1
 United States 4–4–2 5:6
 Uruguay 0–0–2 0:3
 Uzbekistan 1–0–0 4:3
 Vietnam 1–0–0 2:0
 Zambia 0–0–1 3:4
Totals 89–23–50 310:218

List of coaches

List of managers since 1956 to present:[3]

Honours

References

  1. ^ FIFA.com – Honduras (HON) Profile[dead link] – FIFA U-20 World Cup
  2. ^ "Honduras National Team Roster" (PDF). CONCACAF. 10 June 2022. Retrieved 18 June 2022.
  3. ^ LaPrensa.hn – Desafíe a Ismael – 17 November 2011