Guatemala national football team

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Guatemala
Nickname(s)La Azul y Blanco
Los Chapines
La Bicolor
La Furia Azul
AssociationNational Football Federation of Guatemala
ConfederationCONCACAF (North America)
Sub-confederationUNCAF (Central America)
Head coachAmarini Villatoro[1]
CaptainVacant
Most capsCarlos Ruíz (133)[2]
Top scorerCarlos Ruiz (68)
Home stadiumEstadio Mateo Flores
FIFA codeGUA
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 149 Steady (7 February 2019)[3]
Highest50 (August 2006)
Lowest163 (November 1995)
Elo ranking
Current 85 Decrease 4 (3 March 2019)[4]
Highest40 (April 1972)
Lowest105 (February 2010)
First international
Guatemala Guatemala 10–1 Honduras 
(Guatemala City, Guatemala; September 14, 1921)
Biggest win
Guatemala Guatemala 10–1 Honduras 
(Guatemala City, Guatemala; September 14, 1921)
Biggest defeat
 Costa Rica 9–1 Guatemala Guatemala
(San José, Costa Rica; July 24, 1955)
CONCACAF Championship
& Gold Cup
Appearances18 (first in 1963)
Best resultChampions, 1967

Guatemala national football team is the national football team of Guatemala.

Most appearances[change | change source]

Pos Player Apps Goals Career
1 Guillermo Ramírez 93 11 1997-present
2 Juan Carlos Plata 86 35 1996-2006
3 Carlos Ruíz 83 41 1998-present
4 Allan Wellmann 82 ?-1989
4 Julio Girón 82 0 1992-2006
6 Gustavo Adolfo Cabrera 80 1 2000-present
6 Edgar Estrada 80 0 1995-2003
8 Fredy Thompson 79 0 2001-present
9 Victor Hugo Monzón 75 1979-1992
10 Julio Gómez Rendón 74 ?

Top scorers[change | change source]

Pos Player Goals Apps Career
1 Carlos Ruíz 41 83 1998-present
2 Juan Carlos Plata 35 86 1996-2006
3 Carlos Toledo 25 ?
4 Mario Camposeco 23 1943-1951
5 Fredy García 20 69 1998-present
6 Oscar Enrique Sánchez 19 ?
7 Edwin Westphal 16 1985-1998
8 Juan Manuel Funes 15 66 1985-2000
9 Hugo Peña 13 ?
10 Byron Pérez 11 ?-1992
10 Guillermo Ramírez 11 1997-present
10 Dwight Pezzarossi 11 2000-present

References[change | change source]

  1. "Guatemala - Association Information". FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. Retrieved 3 November 2018.
  2. Guatemala – Record International Players RSSSF
  3. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  4. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.