Tomás Róchez

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Tomás Róchez
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Full nameTomás Róchez Miguel
Date of birth (1964-10-01) 1 October 1964 (age 54)
Place of birth Santa Fe, Honduras
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1987–1988 Marathón
1990–1991 Santos Laguna 10 (0)
1993–1994 Petrotela
National team
1991–1994 Honduras 25 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Tomás Róchez Miguel (born 1 October 1964) is a retired Honduran football player who made his name with the national team in the early 1990s.

Association football Team field sport

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Club career

Róchez played for Marathón, Olimpia, Tela Timsa and had a short spell at Mexican side Santos Laguna alongside compatriot Luis Enrique Cálix. [1]

C.D. Marathón Honduran football club

Club Deportivo Marathón is a Honduran football club, based in San Pedro Sula, which currently plays in the Liga Nacional de Fútbol Profesional de Honduras.

Luis Enrique Cálix Acosta is a retired Honduran football player who made his name with the national team in the early 1990s.

International career

Róchez made his debut for Honduras in a June 1991 CONCACAF Gold Cup match against Jamaica and has earned a total of 25 caps, scoring 1 goal. He has represented his country in 6 FIFA World Cup qualification matches [2] and played at the 1993 UNCAF Nations Cup, [3] as well as at the 1991, [4] and 1993 CONCACAF Gold Cups. [5]

Honduras national football team mens national association football team representing Honduras

The Honduras national football team nicknamed Los Catrachos, La Bicolor or La H, is governed by the Federación Nacional Autónoma de Fútbol de Honduras (FENAFUTH). To date, the team has qualified three times for the FIFA World Cup, in 1982, 2010 and 2014.

1991 CONCACAF Gold Cup The first edition of the Gold Cup

The 1991 CONCACAF Gold Cup was the first edition of the Gold Cup, the football (soccer) championship of North America, Central America and the Caribbean (CONCACAF), and the eleventh overall CONCACAF tournament. The last time the CONCACAF Championship was held was 1971, from that point on the first-place finishers of World Cup qualifying were considered continental champions.

The Jamaica national football team is controlled by the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF), the governing body for football in Jamaica. A member of CFU and CONCACAF, Jamaica has won the Caribbean Cup six times, with their latest win being the 2014 Caribbean Cup when they beat Trinidad and Tobago in the final. Jamaica finished as the runner-up in the 2015 and 2017 editions of the CONCACAF Gold Cup, which was their best performance in the competition; losing to Mexico and USA.

His final international was a June 1994 friendly match against South Korea.

South Korea national football team mens national association football team representing South Korea

The Korea Republic national football team represents South Korea in international association football and is organised by the Korea Football Association.

International goals

Scores and results list Honduras' goal tally first.
N.DateVenueOpponentScoreResultCompetition
1.27 January 1993 Lima, Peru Flag of Peru (state).svg  Peru 1–11-1 Friendly match

Honours and awards

Country

Honduras

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References

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