Latest Honduras National Soccer Team News

Mexico beats Honduras 3-2, reaches Gold Cup semifinal

Jul. 25, 2021 02:06 AM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Rogelio Funes Mori scored his third goal of the tournament in the 26th minute, and defending champion Mexico defeated Honduras 3-0 on Saturday night to advance to the CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinals. Funes Mori, who made his national team debut on...

Germany cuts short Olympic warmup with allegations of racism

Jul. 17, 2021 10:49 AM EDT

WAKAYAMA, Japan (AP) — Germany’s Olympic soccer team walked off the field during a preparation match for the Tokyo Games on Saturday in response to alleged racist abuse from an opposing Honduras player toward German defender Jordan Torunarigha. The players left the...

US to play Canada at Nashville, 1st home World Cup qualifier

Jul. 04, 2021 23:37 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The United States’ first home World Cup qualifier, against Canada on Sept. 5, will be at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee. The venue for the match, announced Sunday, will follow the Americans’ opener at El Salvador on Sept. 2 and precede a Sept....

Pulisic scores in extra time, US beats Mexico 3-2

Jun. 07, 2021 10:12 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Christian Pulisic lifted a trophy for the second time in eight days, this time his first for the United States. Ethan Horvath, back in Colorado for the first time in three or four years, expected to watch the game from the bench and found himself saving...

Siebatcheu scores to lift US over Honduras in Nations League

Jun. 04, 2021 01:05 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Honduras held the United States even for nearly an entire match, giving most of the young Americans their first flavor of the even harsher rough-and-tumble that awaits in World Cup qualifying. Shortly before the game would have gone to penalty kicks,...

Pulisic, Steffen, Robinson start for US vs. Honduras

Jun. 03, 2021 20:17 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Christian Pulisic, Zack Steffen and Antonee Robinson entered the U.S. starting lineup for Thursday night’s CONCACAF Nations League semifinal against Honduras as coach Gregg Berhalter made three changes for the team’s first competitive match since November 2019. ...

Jet setters: US starts grueling stretch Sunday at Swiss

May. 30, 2021 11:32 AM EDT

American soccer players will be piling up air miles -- all in preparation for unprecedented travel. Jet setters like never before, the No. 20 U.S. plays 13th-ranked Switzerland in an exhibition on Sunday at St. Gallen, then travels about 5,200 miles to face Honduras on...

MLS players gear up for busy summer of international duty

May. 27, 2021 20:16 PM EDT

Major League Soccer clubs are about to head into an extended international break ahead of a busy season for national teams. The league has a full slate of games this weekend before many players scatter across the globe to play for their countries in an array of...

Yedlin, Siebatcheu on US roster for Nations League semifinal

May. 24, 2021 16:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Defender DeAndre Yedlin and forward Jordan Siebatcheu earned spots on the 23-man U.S. roster for the CONCACAF National League semifinal against Honduras at Denver on June 3. Midfielder Cristian Roldan and forwards Daryl Dike and Gyasi Zardes were among...

Leipzig's Tyler Adams returning to US with back injury

May. 19, 2021 12:34 PM EDT

American midfielder Tyler Adams is returning to the United States to rehabilitate a back injury and will miss RB Leipzig's final game of the season on Saturday against Union Berlin. The 22-year-old from Wappinger, New York, was hurt during the April 25 Bundesliga match...