El Salvador national under-20 football team

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El Salvador Under 20
Nickname(s) La Selecta Sub 20
Association Federación Salvadoreña
de Fútbol
Confederation CONCACAF (North America)
Head coach Colombia Eduardo Lara
FIFA code SLV
First colours
Second colours
First international
 Curaçao 1 - 19 El Salvador El Salvador
(Panama City, Panama; March 6, 1962)
Biggest win
El Salvador El Salvador 16 - 0 Nicaragua 
(Guatemala City, Guatemala; August 17, 1982)
Biggest defeat

 Mexico 12 - 0 El Salvador El Salvador
(Havana, Cuba; September 29, 1970)

Records for competitive
matches only.

The El Salvador Under 20's football team, more commonly known as La Azulita, is controlled by Federación Salvadoreña de Fútbol and represents El Salvador in international Under 20 or youth football competitions.

Their first U-20 World Cup was at the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup, where they saw their first victory at a major FIFA tournament (outside of beach soccer) to Australia by 2-1, scored respectively by Diego Coca and José Peña.

Competitive record[edit]

FIFA U-20 World Cup Record[edit]

Year Round GP W D* L GS GA
Tunisia 1977 Did Not Qualify
Japan 1979
Australia 1981
Mexico 1983
Soviet Union 1985
Chile 1987
Saudi Arabia 1989
Portugal 1991
Australia 1993
Qatar 1995
Malaysia 1997
Nigeria 1999
Argentina 2001
United Arab Emirates 2003
Netherlands 2005
Canada 2007
Egypt 2009
Colombia 2011
Turkey 2013 Group Stage 3 1 0 2 2 7
New Zealand 2015 Did Not Qualify
Total 1/20 3 1 0 2 2 7

Fixtures and results[edit]

Date: Location: Opponent: Score* Competition: El Salvador scorers:
19 February 2014 San Salvador, El Salvador El Salvador Luis Angel Firpo 2–3 F José Villavicencio Goal 9' Bryan Pérez Goal 21'
12 March 2014 Santa Ana, El Salvador El Salvador FAS 1–2 F Amilcar Gonzalez Goal 70'
19 March 2014 San Salvador, El Salvador El Salvador Atletico Marte 2–1 F Bryan Pérez Goal 78' Aldair Rivera Goal 91'
26 March 2014 San Salvador, El Salvador El Salvador Alianza 2–2 F Josue Hernandez Goal 65', Juan Barahona Goal 86'
8 April 2014 San Salvador, El Salvador  Honduras 1–2 F Denis Pineda Goal 83'
30 May 2014 San Salvador, El Salvador El Salvador Atletico Marte 0–0 F
26 June 2014 San Salvador, El Salvador El Salvador Luis Angel Firpo 1–1 F
11 July 2014 San Salvador, El Salvador El Salvador FAS 1–1 F Josué Hernández
17 July 2014 San Salvador, El Salvador  Belize 6–0 U-20 CCQ Juan Barahona Goal 3' (pen.) Roberto Domínguez Goal 44' Bryan Pérez Goal 62' Josué Hernández Goal 77'88' Bryan Tamacas Goal 90+2'
19 July 2014 Santa Tecla, El Salvador  Guatemala 2–2 U-20 CCQ Juan Barahona Goal 64' (pen.) Josué Hernández Goal 78' (pen.)
21 July 2014 San Salvador, El Salvador  Honduras 0–0 U-20 CCQ
25 July 2014 San Salvador, El Salvador  Nicaragua 7–1 U-20 CCQ Pérez Goal 14' (pen.) Pineda Goal 29'46' Hernández Goal 35'44' Landaverde Goal 71' Ventura Goal 77'
27 July 2014 Santa Tecla, El Salvador  Panama 2–1 U-20 CCQ Pineda Goal 30' Dominguez Goal 82'
29 July 2014 San Salvador, El Salvador  Costa Rica 1–2 U-20 CCQ Pineda Goal 58'
10 January 2015 Montego Bay Sports Complex, Montego Bay  Honduras 2–2 U-20 CC Juan Barahona Goal 84' José Villavicencio Goal 90' (pen.)
12 January 2015 Montego Bay Sports Complex, Montego Bay  Haiti 1–1 U-20 CC José Villavicencio Goal 27'
15 January 2015 Montego Bay Sports Complex, Montego Bay  Canada 3–2 U-20 CC Bryan Perez Goal 43' José Villavicencio Goal 77' Romilio Hernández Goal 90+4'
19 January 2015 Montego Bay Sports Complex, Montego Bay  Mexico 1–3 U-20 CC Nelson Moreno Goal 89'
22 January 2015 Montego Bay Sports Complex, Montego Bay  Cuba 2–0 U-20 CC Juan Barahona Goal 57'Goal 87'
24 January 2015 Montego Bay Sports Complex, Montego Bay  United States 0–2 U-20 CC
10 July 2016 Nuevo Estadio Maracaná de Panamá , Ciudad de Panamá  Honduras 1–2 U-20 CC

Key

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following 20-man squad were called up for the 2017 CONCACAF U-20 Championship qualifying.

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1 1GK Mario Martinez El Salvador Luis Angel Firpo
1GK Emilio Rivera El Salvador FAS

3 2DF Roberto Domínguez (1997-05-09) 9 May 1997 (age 19) El Salvador Santa Tecla
16 2DF Diego Chavez El Salvador FAS
2DF Alexis Renderos El Salvador Turín FESA
15 2DF Denilson Vidal El Salvador Quequeisque
20 2DF Amilcar Bermudez El Salvador Toros
2 2DF Oscar Menjivar El Salvador Universidad de El Salvador
2DF Joaquin Lozano El Salvador Turín FESA

3MF Roberto Alvarez El Salvador Municipal Limeño
3MF Hector Pineda United States Georgia United
7 3MF Kevin Reyes El Salvador Santa Tecla
3MF Nidelson Fernandez El Salvador Aguila
6 3MF Emilio Cartagena El Salvador Turín FESA
14 3MF Marco Rodriguez Spain Real Avilés

8 4FW Enrique Contreras El Salvador Alianza
13 4FW Fernando Castillo El Salvador FAS
9 4FW Brayan Paz El Salvador Águila
10 4FW Marvin Marquez El Salvador Alianza
11 4FW Isai Aguilar El Salvador Turín FESA

2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup squad[edit]

Head coach: Mauricio Alfaro El Salvador[1]

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Rolando Morales (1994-03-01)01 March 1994 (aged 19) El Salvador Turín-FESA
2 2DF Oliver Ayala (1994-01-04)04 January 1994 (aged 19) Mexico León
3 3MF Tomás Granitto (1993-06-12)12 June 1993 (aged 20) United States Florida Gulf Coast University
4 2DF Giovanni Zavaleta (1994-09-27)27 September 1994 (aged 18) El Salvador Turín-FESA
5 3MF Romilio Hernández (1995-06-06)06 June 1995 (aged 18) United States Baltimore Bays
6 2DF Marvin Baumgartner (1993-01-13)13 January 1993 (aged 20) Switzerland Zürich
7 3MF Jairo Henríquez (1993-08-31)31 August 1993 (aged 19) El Salvador Turín-FESA
8 3MF José Villavicencio (1995-01-24)24 January 1995 (aged 18) El Salvador Turín-FESA
9 4FW José Peña (1994-12-10)10 December 1994 (aged 18) El Salvador Turín-FESA
10 3MF Diego Coca (1994-08-26)26 August 1994 (aged 18) El Salvador Turín-FESA
11 4FW Maikon Orellana (1993-11-12)12 November 1993 (aged 19) Denmark Brøndby
12 2DF Kevin Barahona (1994-10-01)01 October 1994 (aged 18) El Salvador Turín-FESA
13 2DF Miguel Lemus (1993-10-26)26 October 1993 (aged 19) El Salvador Turín-FESA
14 3MF Óscar Rodríguez (1995-04-16)16 April 1995 (aged 18) El Salvador Atlético San José
15 3MF René Gómez (1993-01-08)08 January 1993 (aged 20) El Salvador Turín-FESA
16 3MF Benjamín Díaz (1993-05-08)08 May 1993 (aged 20) United States University of the District of Columbia
17 2DF Kevin Ayala (1994-07-15)15 July 1994 (aged 18) El Salvador Turín-FESA
18 1GK Adolfo Menéndez, Jr. (1993-07-03)03 July 1993 (aged 19) El Salvador FAS
19 3MF Bernardo Majano (1995-12-09)09 December 1995 (aged 17) United States D.C. United
20 4FW Roberto González (1993-03-25)25 March 1993 (aged 20) El Salvador Santa Tecla
21 1GK Carlos Cañas (1994-09-09)09 September 1994 (aged 18) United States Longwood University

Personnel[edit]

Current staff[edit]

Info may be outdated

Head Coach Colombia Eduardo Lara
Assistant Coach Colombia Jose Silva
GK Coach El Salvador Raúl Antonio García
Physical Coordinator Colombia Harold Rodríguez
Medical Trainer Colombia unknown
Kinesiologist El Salvador José Luis Rodríguez
Equipment Manager El Salvador Abraham Beltrán

Manager History[edit]

Record versus other nations[edit]

Records for competitive matches only. As of 01-22-15

Nat P W D L GF GA GD
 Antigua and Barbuda 1 1 0 0 5 0 +5
 Australia 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1
 Barbados 1 1 0 0 3 0 +3
 Belize 3 2 0 1 8 4 +4
 Bermuda 2 2 0 0 5 2 +3
 Canada 6 1 1 4 4 8 -4
 Colombia 1 0 0 1 0 3 -3
 Costa Rica 8 1 2 5 6 13 -7
 Cuba 4 3 0 1 5 2 +3
 Curaçao 6 3 2 1 9 5 +4
 Grenada 1 1 0 0 3 0 +3
 Guatemala 12 3 3 6 13 20 -7
 Guyana 1 1 0 5 5 0 +5
 Haiti 3 1 1 1 6 3 +3
 Honduras 7 2 2 4 10 16 -6
 Jamaica 3 1 1 1 4 2 +2
 Mexico 8 0 0 8 3 25 -12
 Nicaragua 6 5 1 0 26 5 +21
 Panama 7 4 0 3 13 13 0
 Suriname 1 0 0 1 1 6 -5
 Trinidad and Tobago 4 1 2 1 4 5 -1
 Turkey 1 0 0 1 0 3 -3
 United States 7 3 1 3 11 9 +2

Honours[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Completa la nómina de la Selección Sub-20 para Copa del Mundo Turquía 2013" (in Spanish). www.culebritamacheteada.sv. 2013-05-23. 

External links[edit]