RELEASE | FC Edmonton winger Dustin Corea named to El Salvador squad to face Canada

FCE Communications | Oct 4, 2017

EDMONTON -- FC Edmonton winger Dustin Corea has been called to the El Salvador National Team ahead of Sunday's friendly against Canada at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston.

The 25-year-old has made 20 international appearances with El Salvador since his first cap in 2013, scoring one goal that came against Costa Rica in a 1-1 draw at the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup. Corea's last international appearance for El Salvador came back in January of 2016 against Armenia, ending in a 4-0 loss at the StubHub Center in Carson, Cali.

The call-up follows a strong showing from the Milwaukie, Ore. product in the North American Soccer League (NASL) this season, scoring six goals and providing four assists in 21 appearances for the Eddies in 2017.

Goalkeepers (2): Derby Carrillo (IBV/ICE), Benji Villalobos (Aguila/SLV)

Defenders (4): Oscar Sorto (Orange County), Fredy Espinoza (Aguila/SLV), Romulo Villalobos (Aguila/SLV), Ronald Rodriguez (Aguila/SLV)

Midfielders (10): Jaime Alas (Municipal/GUA), Andres Flores (New York Cosmos), Arturo Alvarez (Chicago Fire), Richard Menjivar (New York Cosmos), Gerson Mayen (Tapachula/MEX), Pablo Punyed (IBV/ICE), Dustin Corea (FC Edmonton), Junior Burgos (Reno 1868), Victor Garcia (Aguila/SLV), Diego Chavez (Turin FESA/SLV)

Forwards (4): Nelson Bonilla (Oliveirense/POR), Denis Pineda (Santa Clara/POR), Irvin Herrera (New York Cosmos), Alexis Cerritos (D.C. United Academy)


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