2010 Fifa World Cup squads: Group H

The final 23 players for the 32 squads competing in South Africa’s 2010 Fifa World Cup were announced after the deadline for confirmed teams passed on 1 June. Get the low-down on the 736 footballers who will be battling it out for the sport’s biggest trophy from 11 June to 11 July.

 

2010 FIFA WORLD CUP: FIRST STAGE GROUPS
Group A
South Africa
Mexico
Uruguay
France
Group B
Argentina
Nigeria
South Korea
Greece
Group C
England
USA
Algeria
Slovenia
Group D
Germany
Australia
Serbia
Ghana
Group E
Netherlands
Denmark
Japan
Cameroon
Group F
Italy
Paraguay
New Zealand
Slovakia
Group G
Brazil
North Korea
Côte d’Ivoire
Portugal
Group H
Spain
Switzerland
Honduras
Chile

 

GROUP H

SPAIN

Coach: Vicente del Bosque

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Position

Player

Date of Birth

Caps

Club

1

Goalkeeper

Iker Casillas (captain)

20 May 1981 (aged 29)

103

Real Madrid

2

Defender

Raúl Albiol

4 September 1985 (aged 24)

22

Real Madrid

3

Defender

Gerard Piqué

2 February 1987 (aged 23)

15

Barcelona

4

Defender

Carlos Marchena

31 July 1979 (aged 30)

57

Valencia

5

Defender

Carles Puyol

13 April 1978 (aged 32)

82

Barcelona

6

Midfielder

Andrés Iniesta

11 May 1984 (aged 26)

41

Barcelona

7

Forward

David Villa

3 December 1981 (aged 28)

56

Valencia

8

Midfielder

Xavi

25 January 1980 (aged 30)

85

Barcelona

9

Forward

Fernando Torres

20 March 1984 (aged 26)

72

Liverpool

10

Midfielder

Cesc Fàbregas

4 May 1987 (aged 23)

47

Arsenal

11

Defender

Joan Capdevila

3 February 1978 (aged 32)

44

Villarreal

12

Goalkeeper

Víctor Valdés

14 January 1982 (aged 28)

0

Barcelona

13

Midfielder

Juan Manuel Mata

28 April 1988 (aged 22)

7

Valencia

14

Midfielder

Xabi Alonso

25 November 1981 (aged 28)

67

Real Madrid

15

Defender

Sergio Ramos

30 March 1986 (aged 24)

58

Real Madrid

16

Midfielder

Sergio Busquets

16 July 1988 (aged 21)

12

Barcelona

17

Defender

Álvaro Arbeloa

17 January 1983 (aged 27)

14

Real Madrid

18

Forward

Pedro

28 July 1987 (aged 22)

1

Barcelona

19

Forward

Fernando Llorente

26 February 1985 (aged 25)

6

Athletic Bilbao

20

Midfielder

Javi Martínez

2 September 1988 (aged 21)

1

Athletic Bilbao

21

Midfielder

David Silva

8 January 1986 (aged 24)

34

Valencia

22

Midfielder

Jesús Navas

21 November 1985 (aged 24)

4

Sevilla

23

Goalkeeper

Pepe Reina

31 August 1982 (aged 27)

19

Liverpool

SWITZERLAND

Coach: Ottmar Hitzfeld

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Position

Player

Date of Birth

Caps

Club

1

Goalkeeper

Diego Benaglio

8 September 1983 (aged 26)

25

Wolfsburg

2

Defender

Stephan Lichtsteiner

16 January 1984 (aged 26)

26

Lazio

3

Defender

Ludovic Magnin

20 April 1979 (aged 31)

61

Zürich

4

Defender

Philippe Senderos

14 February 1985 (aged 25)

38

Everton

5

Defender

Steve von Bergen

10 June 1983 (aged 27)

10

Hertha Berlin

6

Midfielder

Benjamin Huggel

7 July 1977 (aged 32)

36

Basel

7

Midfielder

Tranquillo Barnetta

2 May 1985 (aged 25)

50

Bayer Leverkusen

8

Midfielder

Gökhan Inler

27 June 1984 (aged 25)

34

Udinese

9

Forward

Alexander Frei (captain)

15 July 1979 (aged 30)

73

Basel

10

Forward

Blaise Nkufo

25 May 1975 (aged 35)

29

Twente

11

Midfielder

Valon Behrami

19 April 1985 (aged 25)

26

West Ham United

12

Goalkeeper

Marco Wölfli

22 August 1982 (aged 27)

4

Young Boys

13

Defender

Stéphane Grichting

30 March 1979 (aged 31)

33

Auxerre

14

Midfielder

Marco Padalino

8 December 1983 (aged 26)

7

Sampdoria

15

Midfielder

Hakan Yakin

22 February 1977 (aged 33)

80

Luzern

16

Midfielder

Gelson Fernandes

2 September 1986 (aged 23)

21

Saint-Étienne

17

Defender

Reto Ziegler

16 January 1986 (aged 24)

10

Sampdoria

18

Forward

Albert Bunjaku

November 29, 1983 (age 26)

1

Nuremberg

19

Forward

Eren Derdiyok

12 June 1988 (aged 21)

19

Bayer Leverkusen

20

Midfielder

Pirmin Schwegler

9 March 1987 (aged 23)

3

Eintracht Frankfurt

21

Goalkeeper

Johnny Leoni

30 June 1984 (aged 25)

0

Zürich

22

Defender

Mario Eggimann

24 January 1981 (aged 29)

8

Hannover 96

23

Midfielder

Xherdan Shaqiri

10 October 1991 (aged 18)

1

Basel

HONDURAS

Coach: Reinaldo Rueda

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Position

Player

Date of Birth

Caps

Club

1

Goalkeeper

Noel Valladares

3 May 1977 (aged 33)

71

Olimpia

2

Goalkeeper

Donis Escober

3 February 1980 (aged 30)

11

Olimpia

3

Goalkeeper

Ricardo Canales

30 May 1982 (aged 28)

2

Motagua

4

Defender

Maynor Figueroa

2 May 1983 (aged 27)

66

Wigan Athletic

5

Defender

Sergio Mendoza

23 May 1981 (aged 29)

46

Motagua

6

Defender

Oscar García

4 September 1984 (aged 25)

42

Olimpia

7

Defender

Víctor Bernárdez

24 May 1982 (aged 28)

40

Anderlecht

8

Defender

Emilio Izaguirre

10 May 1986 (aged 24)

39

Motagua

9

Defender

Osman Chávez

29 July 1984 (aged 25)

26

Platense

10

Defender

Mauricio Sabillón

11 November 1978 (aged 31)

25

Hangzhou Greentown

11

Defender

Johnny Palacios

20 December 1986 (aged 23)

4

Olimpia

12

Midfielder

Amado Guevara (captain)

2 May 1976 (aged 34)

133

Motagua

13

Midfielder

Danilo Turcios

8 May 1978 (aged 32)

82

Olimpia

14

Midfielder

Julio César de León

13 September 1979 (aged 30)

74

Torino

15

Midfielder

Wilson Palacios

29 July 1984 (aged 25)

69

Tottenham Hotspur

16

Midfielder

Edgar Álvarez

9 January 1980 (aged 30)

46

Bari

17

Midfielder

Hendry Thomas

23 February 1985 (aged 25)

39

Wigan Athletic

18

Midfielder

Ramón Núñez

14 November 1984 (aged 25)

16

Olimpia

19

Forward

Carlos Pavón

19 October 1973 (aged 36)

98

Real España

20

Forward

David Suazo

5 November 1979 (aged 30)

50

Genoa

21

Forward

Walter Martínez

29 March 1982 (aged 28)

34

Marathón

22

Forward

Georgie Welcome

9 March 1985 (aged 25)

11

Motagua

23

Forward

Roger Espinoza

25 October 1986 (aged 23)

10

Kansas City Wizards

 

CHILE

Coach: Marcelo Bielsa

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Position

Player

Date of Birth

Caps

Club

1

Goalkeeper

Claudio Bravo (captain)

13 April 1983 (aged 27)

41

Real Sociedad

2

Goalkeeper

Miguel Pinto

4 July 1983 (aged 26)

13

Universidad de Chile

3

Goalkeeper

Luis Marín

18 May 1983 (aged 27)

2

Unión Española

4

Defender

Pablo Contreras

11 September 1978 (aged 31)

49

PAOK

5

Defender

Gonzalo Jara

29 August 1985 (aged 24)

31

West Bromwich Albion

6

Defender

Ismael Fuentes

4 August 1981 (aged 28)

25

Universidad Católica

7

Defender

Gary Medel

3 August 1987 (aged 22)

23

Boca Juniors

8

Defender

Waldo Ponce

4 December 1982 (aged 27)

23

Universidad Católica

9

Defender

Arturo Vidal

22 May 1987 (aged 23)

21

Bayer Leverkusen

10

Defender

Mauricio Isla

12 June 1988 (aged 21)

10

Udinese

11

Midfielder

Jorge Valdivia

19 October 1983 (aged 26)

36

Al-Ain

12

Midfielder

Matías Fernández

15 May 1986 (aged 24)

35

Sporting CP

13

Midfielder

Rodrigo Tello

14 October 1979 (aged 30)

32

Beşiktaş

14

Midfielder

Marco Estrada

May 28, 1983 (aged 27)

20

Universidad de Chile

15

Midfielder

Rodrigo Millar

3 November 1981 (aged 28)

19

Colo-Colo

16

Midfielder

Carlos Carmona

21 February 1987 (aged 23)

18

Reggina

17

Midfielder

Gonzalo Fierro

21 March 1983 (aged 27)

16

Flamengo

18

Forward

Humberto Suazo

10 May 1981 (aged 29)

41

Real Zaragoza

19

Forward

Mark González

10 July 1984 (aged 25)

38

CSKA Moscow

20

Forward

Alexis Sánchez

19 December 1988 (aged 21)

26

Udinese

21

Forward

Jean Beausejour

1 June 1984 (aged 26)

23

América

22

Forward

Fabián Orellana

27 January 1986 (aged 24)

13

Xerez

23

Forward

Esteban Paredes

1 August 1980 (aged 29)

12

Colo-Colo

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