Maynor Figueroa

Maynor Figueroa
Maynor Figueroa
Maynor Figueroa
Defender
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Real Name: Maynor Figueroa
HT: 5' 11" WT: 187
Pronunciation: My-noor
International
Age: 35 (05/02/1983)
Birthplace: Jutiapa, Honduras
Hometown: Jutiapa, Honduras

Acquired

FC Dallas acquired the Honduran defender in January 2016 after sending General Allocation Money to the Colorado Rapids.

Professional

2017: Started in 26 regular season matches, three CONCACAF Champions League games and one U.S... Open Cup match... Scored three goals and one assist... Scored the game-winning-goal and first MLS goal for FC Dallas against Sporting Kansas City on 4/22. Featured in MLS Team of the Week for Week 16 following eight clearances, six interceptions, two blocks and seven recoveries vs. Vancouver on 6/17. Scored his second goal against Houston on 8/23 and third goal against Colorado on 9/27... Recorded 2,325 minutes played.
2016: Figueroa started 28 regular season games, three U.S. Open Cup games, three CCL games and both playoff games against Seattle... FCD went 13-7-8 in matches he started... Finished the season with one game-winning assist... Scored one CONCACAF goal on 8/4 against Real Estelí in the 84th minute, FCD won 2-1... He logged 2,434 minutes this season.
2015: Figueroa started all 10 matches played for Colorado Rapids in his first season at MLS... Logged 900 minutes of play, scoring his only goal on the 53rd minute against Sporting KC.

International

2017: Figueroa appeared in nine World Cup Qualifiers with the Honduras National Team, captained six matches... Figueroa and Honduras advanced to the World Cup qualification playoff stage after beating Mexico 3-2 on Oct. 11. Lost in the second leg of the qualification round to Australia 3-1... Appeared and captained in the 2017 Gold Cup group stages and quarterfinals.
2016: Figueroa started in seven World Cup Qualifiers with the Honduras National Team.
2015: The Honduras international has World Cup, CONCACAF Gold Cup, Olympic Games and English Premier League experience to his name... He captained Honduras’ 2015 Gold Cup squad, which opened the tournament with a 2-1 loss to the U.S. at Toyota Stadium last July... The 32-year-old operated at left back or center back during his eight seasons in the Premier League. Initially, he joined Wigan Athletic on loan in 2008 from Honduran side Olimpia but the deal was made permanent the following year…In total, Figueroa played 200 games for Wigan, scoring six goals…He moved to Hull City in 2013 and played 45 games over two seasons before his release at the end of the 2015 campaign.

Personal

Figueroa enjoys spending time with his two sons watching their favorite movie Stuart Little… Some of his greatest moments are the birth of his sons and winning the 2016 US Open Cup with FC Dallas… He greatly admires his parents and sons… His favorite artist to listen to at the moment is Honduras’ Big Nango… He is a fan of Real Madrid and retired Brazilian soccer player Roberto Carlos.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2018FC Dallas1411199701469020
2017FC Dallas262632325134620180
2016FC Dallas282802434121427171
2015Colorado Rapids10101900012410030
Career Totals-78755665628120662201
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