Henry Medina

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Henry Medina
Personal information
Full name Henry Alexander Medina Blasac
Date of birth (1981-03-16) March 16, 1981 (age 36)
Place of birth Nueva Concepción, Escuintla, Guatemala
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Centre back
Club information
Current team
CD Suchitepéquez
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2004 Deportivo Teculután
2004–2008 CSD Municipal 95 (2)
2008–2009 CSD Xinabajul
2010–present CD Suchitepéquez
National team
2004–2007 Guatemala 18 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 February 2010.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 22 February 2010
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Medina and the second or maternal family name is Blasac.

Henry Medina (born 16 March 1981) is a Guatemalan football defender. He currently plays for CD Suchitepéquez in Guatemala's top division.

Club career[edit]

Medina played for Deportivo Teculután prior to joining Guatemalan giants CSD Municipal in 2004. He left the squad after four years to play for Deportivo Xinabajul in Guatemala's top division. However, in November 2009, he announced his departure due to financial complications at the Huehuetenango club.[1]

He subsequently joined Mazatenango side Suchi.[2]

International career[edit]

Medina made his debut for Guatemala in a July 2004 friendly match against El Salvador in which game he immediately scored the only goal. He went on to collect a total of 18 caps, scoring 1 goal. He has represented his country at the UNCAF Nations Cup 2007[3] and was also a member of the Guatemalan national team squad at the 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cup.[4]

Medina's final international was an August 2007 friendly match against Panama.

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list. Guatemala's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 18 July 2004 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, United States  El Salvador 1-0 1-0 Friendly match

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