Deportivo Petapa

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Full name Club Deportivo Petapa
Nickname(s) Los Canarios ("The Canaries")
Founded 1979
Ground Estadio Julio Armando Cobar,
San Miguel Petapa, Guatemala
Ground Capacity 7,500
Chairman Flag of Guatemala.svg San Miguel Petapa Municipality
Manager Flag of Guatemala.svg Juan Alberto Salguero
League Liga Nacional de Futbol
2010 Clausura
Grupo B (promoted)

Deportivo Petapa is a Guatemalan football team playing in the Primera División de Ascenso, after being relegated in 2009.

It is based in San Miguel Petapa. Deportivo Petapa has won their promotion back to the top league after defeating La Gomera 2–1, with Sandro Zamboni scoring both goals. Petapa calls Estadio Julio Armando Cobar home and they added turf last season due to the heavy rains that always hit the region.


Founded in 1979, Sport Club Petapa Velásquez were named after a significant sportsman of the municipality. They clinched their first promotion to Guatemala's top division in 2001 and their second in 2005.[1]

Current squads[edit]

[2] Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Guatemala GK Ricardo Trigueno Foster
Guatemala GK Rodvin López
El Salvador DF Marcelo Messias Capitán.
Guatemala DF William Castillo
Guatemala DF Rudy Chacón
United States DF Néstor Martínez
Mexico DF Pablo Juárez
Guatemala DF Roberto Cobar
Guatemala DF Julio Antonio Batres
Guatemala DF Emerson García
Brazil MF Eduardo Barros
Guatemala MF Luis Rosito
Guatemala MF Mafre Icuté
Guatemala MF Josué Ruano
No. Position Player
Guatemala MF Edrax Monterroso
Guatemala FW Edgar Meda
Guatemala FW Jorge López
Guatemala FW Rafael Estuardo González
Guatemala FW Fredy Iboy
Austria FW Allan Lenegal
Mexico FW Edgar Duarte
Guatemala Christopher Trujillo
Guatemala Luis Carlos González
Brazil Edson Rodríguez Evangelista
Costa Rica Estuardo Rivas
Guatemala Edgar González
Guatemala Rosendo Rivas
Guatemala Luis Renato García
Guatemala Pedro Yol

Squad Changes for the Apertura 2013[edit]



  • El Salvador Marcelo MessiasTransferred to Alianza

List of Coaches[edit]


  1. ^ Club Deportivo Petapa – DeGuate (Spanish)

External links[edit]