Honduras

By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Oct 16th, 2012
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Honduras progressed to the final phase of World Cup qualifying after condemning Canada to an embarrassing 8-1 defeat on Tuesday. Jerry Bengtson and Carlos Costly scored hat-tricks for Honduras, Mario Martinez chipped in with a brace for the hosts, while Iain Hume netted Canada’s only goal of th...
By IndepthAfrica
In Olympics
Jul 26th, 2012
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Short-handed Morocco held on for a 2-2 draw against Honduras in the Group D opener at the Olympics on Thursday. Morocco left back Zakarya Bergdich received a straight red card in the 71st minute for kicking Mario Martinez in the left knee. But Honduras was unable to take advantage of the ejection. Mo...
By IndepthAfrica
In Olympics
Jul 26th, 2012
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Japan pulled off the first shock of the Olympic football competition by beating 10-man Spain 1-0 at Hampden Park. Spain were second favourites for gold having won the last three major tournaments, as well as last year’s European Under-21 Championship. But Yuki Otsu’s 34th-minute strike wa...