• Saturday May 09, 2015

    El Salvador to convene national team, U23 camp

    Bryan Perez (white jersey) was among those called up to a combined El Salvador national team/under-23 training camp, which will take place May 11-14, 2015. (Photo: Mexsport)

    SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador – With an eye on World Cup Qualifying, the CONCACAF Gold Cup and Olympic qualifying in Central America, the Federación Salvadoreña de Fútbol announced Friday that 27 players have been called in for a combined national team/under-23 mini-camp.

     The gathering, which will be led by national team head coach Albert Roca, will start on Monday and run through Thursday.

     Only players not expected to participate in the Salvadoran first-division semifinals were among those receiving an invitation.

     El Salvador will face St. Kitts & Nevis in the second round of CONCACAF qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on June 11 (away) and June 16 (home).

     EL SALVADOR NATIONAL TEAM/UNDER-23 ROSTER

    (Mini-camp: May 11-14, 2015)

    GOALKEEPERS: Oscar Daniel Arroyo (Alianza), Josué Alexander Coreas Arias (Águila), Rolando Ernesto Morales (Alianza)

    DEFENDERS: Kevin Calderon Jerez (UES), Ibsen Castro (Aguila), Edson Melendez Reyes (Alianza), Nelson Moreno (Ciclón del Golfo), Henry Romero (Aguila), Eduardo Vigil (Guadalupano)

    MIDFIELDERS: José Miguel Blanco (Alianza), William Alfredo Canales (Atletico Marte), Oscar Cerén (Aguila), Diego Coca (Aguila), Andres Flores (Alianza), Victor Garcia Hernández (Pasaquina), Rene Gómez (Aguila), Brayan Landverde (UES), José Santos Ortiz Ascencio (Aguila), Isaac Portillo (Alianza), Kevin Leonel Sagastizado (Pasaquina), Ivan Alexander Suazo (UES), Danny Vladimir Torres (Alianza)

    FORWARDS: Christian Cisneros (Isidro Metapan), Cesar Noel Flore (Luis Angel Firpo), Jonathan Jiménez (UES), Romel Mejia Portillo (Dragon), Bryan Pérez (Luís Ángel Firpo)

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