Panama will be making their maiden World Cup appearance in Russia. Their FIFA ranking is 55.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to be held in Russia from 14th June to 15th July. All teams have qualified for the tournament and these teams are required to register a squad of 23 players, which includes three goalkeepers. Only players from this squad can play in the tournament.
The 32 teams will be divided into eight groups of four teams each – Group A to Group H. The four teams in Group G are: Belgium, England, Panama and Tunisia.
Panama will be making their maiden World Cup appearance in Russia. They defeated Costa Rica 2-1 on the final match day on CONCACAF’s (Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football) qualifiers. Their FIFA ranking is 55. Let’s look at Panama’s official squad for FIFA World Cup, 2018.
Coach: Hernán Gómez
- Jaime Penedo - Goalkeeper - 36 years old - 131 caps
- Michael Murillo - Defender - 22 years old - 22 caps
- Harold Cummings - Defender - 26 years old - 52 caps
- Fidel Escobar - Defender - 23 years old - 23 caps
- Román Torres - Defender - 32 years old - 111 caps
- Gabriel Gómez - Midfielder - 34 years old - 144 caps
- Blas Pérez - Forward - 37 years old - 118 caps
- Édgar Bárcenas - Midfielder - 24 years old - 29 caps
- Gabriel Torres - Forward - 29 years old - 72 caps
- Ismael Díaz - Forward - 21 years old - 11 caps
- Armando Cooper - Midfielder - 30 years old - 98 caps
- José Calderón - Goalkeeper - 32 years old - 31 caps
- Adolfo Machado - Defender - 33 years old - 76 caps
- Valentín Pimentel - Midfielder - 27 years old - 23 caps
- Eric Davis - Defender - 27 years old - 38 caps
- Abdiel Arroyo - Forward - 24 years old - 33 caps
- Luis Ovalle - Defender - 29 years old - 25 caps
- Luis Tejada - Forward - 36 years old - 105 caps
- Ricardo Avila - Midfielder - 21 years old - 5 caps
- Aníbal Godoy - Midfielder - 28 years old - 89 caps
- José Luis Rodríguez - Midfielder - 19 years old - 2 caps
- Álex Rodríguez - Goalkeeper - 27 years old - 6 caps
- Felipe Baloy (captain) - Defender - 37 years old - 102 caps