Jorge Humberto Rodríguez
|Full name||Jorge Humberto Rodríguez Alvárez|
|Date of birth||20 May 1971|
|Place of birth||San Alejo, El Salvador|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
He was one of the mainstays of the El Salvador national football team during the second half of the 1990s.
Nicknamed el Zarco, Rodríguez started his career with Salvadoran second division outfit Huracán and has played professionally for Salvadoran Premier Division sides Isidro Metapán, FAS, Águila and Alianza as well as for Dallas Burn (now FC Dallas) of Major League Soccer.
In his six seasons with the Burn, Rodríguez appeared in 155 matches, scoring 25 goals.
Rodríguez made his debut for El Salvador in an April 1991 UNCAF Nations Cup qualification against Nicaragua and has earned over a period of 14 years a total of 71 caps, scoring 9 goals. He has represented his country in 24 FIFA World Cup qualification matches and played at the 1991, 1995 and 2001 UNCAF Nations Cups as well as at the 1996, 1998 and 2002 CONCACAF Gold Cups.
- Scores and results list El Salvador's goal tally first.
|1||12 November 1995||Estadio Flor Blanca, San Salvador, El Salvador||Yugoslavia||1–2||1–4||Friendly match|
|2||10 December 1995||Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, El Salvador||Costa Rica||2–0||2–1||1995 UNCAF Nations Cup|
|3||1 December 1996||Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, El Salvador||Cuba||3–0||3–0||1998 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|4||5 March 2000||Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, El Salvador||Belize||2–0||5–0||2002 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|5||16 April 2000||People's Stadium, Orange Walk Town, Belize||Belize||3–0||3–1||2002 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|6||15 November 2000||Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, El Salvador||Jamaica||2–0||2–0||2002 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|7||23 May 2001||Estadio Excélsior, Puerto Cortés, Honduras||Nicaragua||1–0||3–0||2001 UNCAF Nations Cup|
|8||23 May 2001||Estadio Excélsior, Puerto Cortés, Honduras||Nicaragua||3–0||3–0||2001 UNCAF Nations Cup|
|9||18 August 2004||Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, El Salvador||Panama||2–1||2–1||2006 FIFA World Cup qualification|
The nickname Zarco comes from the Spanish word for light blue, and refers to the color of his eyes.
As a Player
- Primera Division (2): 1994–95, 1995–96
- C.D. Águila
- Dallas Burn:
As a Coach
Professional awards and achievements
- Dallas Burn MVP (1998)
- Dallas Burn Defender of the year (1998)
- Dallas Burn Defender of the year (2000)
- Dallas Burn Defender of the year (2001)
- Jorge Rodriguez – MLS Soccer
- Jorge Humberto Rodríguez – FIFA competition record
- UNCAF Tournament 1995 – RSSSF
- Qualifying Tournament for Gold Cup 2001 – Details – RSSSF
- CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 1996 – Full Details – RSSSF
- CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 1998 – Full Details – RSSSF
- CONCACAF Championship, Gold Cup 2002 – Full Details – RSSSF