Six MLS players headline Honduras' list for August friendly

Jerry Bengtson will be one of the main attractions for La H as the Central American team faces legendary club Boca Juniors in Miami.

Olympic hero Jerry Bengtson headlines Honduras' latest senior team call-up, for its Aug. 15 clash against Boca Juniors in Miami.

The New England Revolution striker is one of five MLS players selected for the game, with Mario Martinez of Seattle, Marvin Chavez of San Jose, Boniek Garcia of Houston and Victor Bernardez of the Earthquakes joining the Revs' Bengtson, who famously scored to knock Spain out of London 2012.

Andy Najar of D.C. United was not selected for the match, allowing the teenager to return to club duty following the Olympic campaign.

GOALKEEPERS (2): Noel Valladares (Olimpia), José Mendoza (Marathón).

DEFENDERS (8): Mauricio Sabillón (Marathón), Arnold Peralta (Vida), Mario Berríos  (Marathón), Osman Chávez  (Wisla Krakow), Maynor Figueroa (Wigan Athletic), Víctor Bernárdez (San José Earthquakes), Juan Carlos García (Olimpia), José Velásquez Colón (Victoria).

MIDFIELDERS (7): Edder Delgado (Real España)Mario Martínez (Seattle Sounders), Luis Garrido (Olimpia), Marvin Chávez (San Jose Earthquakes), Boniek García (Houston Dynamo), Wilson Palacios (Stoke City), Roger Espinoza (Sporting Kansas City).

FORWARDS (3): Jerry Bengtson (New England Revolution), Georgie Welcome (Motagua), Juan Ramón Mejía (Olimpia).

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