CURRENT CLUB: Olimpia (Honduras)
Noel Valladares is Honduras’ No. 1 goalkeeper. He has the registered the second most caps in Honduran national team, only behind Amado Guevara.
HONDURAN NATIONAL TEAM
Valladares made his debut back in 2000 and appeared in all three of Honduras’ games in the 2010 World Cup. He was named the best goalkeeper at the 2011 Gold Cup.
After starting his career with Real Comayagua, Valladares went to another Honduran team in Motagua in 1996 and spent nine years with the club. Since 2006 he has played with Olimpia, another Honduran side.