Érick Vallecillo

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Erick Vallecillo
Personal information
Full name Erick Cecilio Vallecillo Paguada
Date of birth (1980-01-29) January 29, 1980 (age 37)
Place of birth Sonaguera, Honduras
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Miami United
Number 27
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1997–2010 Real España 58 (2)
2011 Municipal
2011 Atlético Choloma
2013– Miami United
National team
2003–2007 Honduras 34 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2002.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 2007

Érick Cecilio Vallecillo Paguada (born January 29, 1980) is a Honduran football defender, who currently plays for USA fourth tier-side Miami United.

Club career[edit]

Vallecillo started his career at Real España with whom he spent the majority of his career. He moved abroad to play the 2011 Clausura in Guatemala with Municipal.[1] In summer 2011 he returned home and joined Atlético Choloma[2] but he was released by the club after the 2011 Apertura.[3] In 2012, he played in the Copa Latina for Blue Stars Honduras.

In 2013, he joined compatriot Saúl Martínez at newly formed Miami United of the National Premier Soccer League.[4]

International career[edit]

Vallecillo played at the 1999 FIFA World Youth Championship in Nigeria and made his senior debut for Honduras in an April 2003 CONCACAF Gold Cup qualification match against Trinidad & Tobago and has earned a total of 34 caps, scoring no goals. He has represented his country in 1 FIFA World Cup qualification match[5] and played at the 2005[6] and 2007 UNCAF Nations Cups[7] as well as at the 2003,[8] 2005[9] and 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cups.[10]

His final international was an August 2007 friendly match against El Salvador.

Personal life[edit]

His brother, Orlin Vallecillo, also plays for Real España.


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