Marvin Sánchez

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Marvin Sánchez
Personal information
Full name Marvin Saúl Sánchez Vallecillo
Date of birth (1986-11-02) 2 November 1986 (age 35)
Place of birth Puerto Cortés, Honduras
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 10
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2008 Platense
2009 Motagua 9 (0)
2009 Hispano
2010 Municipal Limeño 1 (0)
2010-2011 Vida 1 (0)
2011-2012 Atlético Choloma
2013- Platense
National team
2005 Honduras U20 1 (0)
2007–2008 Honduras U23 8 (1)
2008– Honduras 1 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 25 January 2010.
† Appearances (goals)

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 2008-08-13

Marvin Saúl Sánchez Vallecillo (born 2 November 1986) is a Honduran football midfielder who currently plays for Platense in the Primera Division of Honduras.

Club career

Sánchez started his career at Platense before moving to Motagua for the 2009 Clausura.[1] He moved abroad to play for Salvadoran side Municipal Limeño in January 2010[2] and in summer 2010 he joined Vida.[3] In summer 2012, Sánchez reluctantly had to train with Atlético Choloma, since they owned his registration.[4] He later denied any problems with Choloma, though he was said to be close to signing for Real España.[5]

International career

He was part of the Honduran U-20 team at the 2005 World Youth Championship in the Netherlands. Sánchez was also part of the U-23 Honduran national football team who was coached by Colombian trainer Alexis Mendoza but was then coached by Gilberto Yearwood. The U-23 Honduran national football team were CONCACAF champions and qualified to the 2008 Summer Olympics.[6] He made his debut for the senior national side on 22 May 2008 in a friendly against Belize.


  • National team
2008 CONCACAF U-23


International goals

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 2008-03-13 Tampa  Cuba 1 - 0 2 - 0 2008 CONCACAF Men's Pre-Olympic Tournament


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