Merlyn Membreño

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Merlyn Membreño
Personal information
Full name Merlyn Alexis Membreño Flores
Date of birth (1972-06-24) June 24, 1972 (age 44)
Place of birth Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current team
Atlético Olanchano
Number 5
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992–2004 Olimpia
2004–2006 Victoria
2006–2007 Atlético Olanchano
National team
1991–2000 Honduras 17 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2007.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 2001
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Membreño and the second or maternal family name is Flores.

Merlyn Alexis Membreño Flores (born June 24, 1972 in Tegucigalpa) is a retired Honduran football defender.

Club career[edit]

After a lengthy spell at Olimpia and a few seasons at Victoria, Membreño finished his career at Atlético Olanchano in Liga Nacional de Honduras.

International career[edit]

Membreño made his debut for Honduras in a May 1991 UNCAF Nations Cup match against Panama[1] and has earned a total of 17 caps, scoring 1 goal. He has represented his country in 5 FIFA World Cup qualification matches[2] and played at the 1991 UNCAF Nations Cup as well as at the 1998 CONCACAF Gold Cup.[3]

His final international was a March 2000 friendly match against Chile.

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Honduras' goal tally first.
N. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 17 November 1996 Estadio Francisco Morazán, San Pedro Sula, Honduras  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 8–2 11–3 1998 FIFA World Cup qualification


After quitting his playing career, he became assistant coach at Olimpia.[4]


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