Carlos Discua

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Carlos Discua
Personal information
Full name Carlos Israel Discua Castellanos
Date of birth (1984-09-27) 27 September 1984 (age 32)
Place of birth Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 7
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2006 Universidad
2006–2008 Olimpia
2008–2009 Victoria 27 (13)
2009 Olimpia
2009–2010 Xinabajul 40 (31)
2010–2011 Comunicaciones
2011–2015 Motagua 140 (38)
2015–2016 Alajuelense 37 (7)
2016– Motagua 0 (0)
National team
2012– Honduras 13 (1)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 June 2016.

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 2 June 2012
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Discua and the second or maternal family name is Castellanos.

Carlos Israel Discua Castellanos (born 27 September 1984) is a Honduran football player who currently plays for C.D. Motagua in the Honduran Liga Nacional.

Club career[edit]

Nicknamed el Chino,[1] Discua played for Victoria and Olimpia as well as for Guatemalan outfits Deportivo Xinabajul and Comunicaciones[2] before joining Motagua. He scored his first goal for Motagua on 2 November 2011 in the 3–0 home victory over C.D.S. Vida.[3] In July, 2015, Discua joined Costa Rican first division team, Liga Deportiva Alajuelense. He debuted with La Liga on July 26th, 2015, as a starter in the Super Clásico, against Deportivo Saprissa.

International career[edit]

Discua made his debut for Honduras in an April 2012 friendly match against Costa Rica and has, as of June 2015, earned a total of 13 caps, scoring one goal. He scored his first goal against the U.S. in the 2015 Gold Cup.

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Honduras' goal tally first.[4]
Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 7 July 2015 Toyota Stadium, Frisco, United States  United States 1–2 1–2 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup


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