BOCA RATON, Fla.
The suddenly common story line requires a caveat. United States coach Jürgen Klinsmann and his players want to win these friendlies. They do not want to concede late goals to Enner Valencia, Maynor Figueroa or any other Premier League player willing to pop up at the death to snatch a result for their team.
Much of the focus in the wake of the Americans’ 1-1 draw...
BOCA RATON, Florida (AP) Maynor Figueroa headed in a late goal to give Honduras a 1-1 draw with the United States in an international friendly Tuesday.
Jozy Altidore marked the return to his hometown by opening the scoring in the 10th minute for his 24th international goal. Mix Diskerud intercepted a pass and Michael Bradley sent a long ball from midfield, where Altidore chested...
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BOCA RATON, Fla. --
This scene played out a bit differently in East Hartford on Friday, but the pain of another late goal felt all too familiar for the United States.
Maynor Figueroa played the role performed by Enner Valencia a few days earlier and stunned the Americans with another late equalizer. His header in the 86th minutes lifted Honduras to a 1-1 draw at FAU Stadium and sent...
Honduras’ Maynor Figueroa is happy to play anywhere for his country as long as it helps the team’s performance at […]
Honduras defender Maynor Figueroa has joined Premier League newcomer Hull on a free transfer following his release by Wigan.
Figueroa has agreed a two-year deal and is reunited with Hull manager Steve Bruce, who also signed the left back in 2008 when in charge of Wigan.
The 30-year-old Figueroa set his sights on a move to the KC Stadium as soon as Hull secured promotion back to...
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June 17, 2013
Sky Sports understands that Hull City have agreed a two-year deal with Wigan defender Maynor Figueroa.
The 30-year-old is out-of-contract at the DW Stadium, and has opted to leave the relegated side.
A number of clubs had shown an interest in the left-footed stopper - who is comfortable in a number of positions in defence.
But it is Steve Bruce who has captured his signature for...
Maynor Figueroa will serve a one-match ban in Wigan's Premier League clash with QPR on Saturday after the club's appeal was rejected.
The Latics had hoped to overturn the red card shown to the defender during the first half of their 3-0 defeat by Newcastle at St James' Park on Monday.
Figueroa was sent off after he was deemed to have denied Toon striker Papiss Cisse...
Newcastle were given a huge advantage in this game after 13 minutes when Demba Ba was fouled in the penalty area by Maynor Figueroa, and referee Mike Jones gave a penalty and since the foul robbed Ba of a goal scoring opportunity Figueroa was sent off – and Demba Ba hit the penalty beautifully low [...]
Speaking to FIFA.com, Honduras star Maynor Figueroa looks ahead to a key FIFA World Cup qualifier and reflects on how Los Catrachos will cope without key midfielder Roger Espinoza.
Chief executive Jonathan Jackson insists he is not unduly concerned by the number of Wigan players in their final year of their contracts.
Striker Franco di Santo and defenders Antolin Alcaraz and Maynor Figueroa are the most high-profile of those whose current deals expire next summer.
But Jackson said negotiations had been on-going for some time and he was not too concerned they...