Carlos Humberto Ruiz - Century of International Appearances


The outstanding Guatemalan player, who obtained 104 international caps with his National Team, has entered the symbolic but exclusive circle of players with a Century of Caps; he scored 55 international goals for his National Team and thereby entered the symbolic but exclusive circle of players with Two Score Goals for his national team. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Cap Goals 	  Date 		Venue       	Opponent       Score 	Competition     

  1		18-11-98	Los Angeles	Mexico		2-2     Hurricane Relief	
  2		 3- 2-99	Cd.Guatemala	Ecuador		0-0		
  3		 5- 3-99	Cd.Guatemala 	Bolivia		0-3	Copa de la Paz  		
  4		 7- 3-99	Cd.Guatemala	Jamaica		2-4	Copa de la Paz			 
  5		11- 3-99	Los Angeles	USA		1-3	US Cup  
  6		13- 3-99	San Diego	Bolivia		2-1	US Cup 
  7 1  1	19- 3-99	San Jose	El Salvador	1-1	Uncaf Nations Cup 
  8    1	24- 3-99	San Jose	Costa Rica 	0-1	Uncaf Nations Cup
  9    1	26- 3-99	San Jose	El Salvador	1-0	Uncaf Nations Cup
 10    1	28- 3-99	San Jose	Honduras	2-0	Uncaf Nations Cup 	
 11    1	29- 5-99	Toronto		Canada		0-1	 
 12    1	 2- 6-99	Edmonton	Canada		0-2 [!]	Maple Cup
 13    1	 4- 6-99	Edmonton	Ecuador	U-23	1-3 [!]	Maple Cup
 14    1	 6- 6-99 	Edmonton	Iran		2-2 [!]	Maple Cup 
 15    1	 2- 4-00	Cd.Guatemala	El Salvador 	0-1	World Cup Qualifier
 16    1	11- 6-00	St. John's      Antigua/Barbuda	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 17 1  2 	18- 6-00   	Cd.Guatemala    Antigua/Barbuda	8-1	World Cup Qualifier
 18 1  3 	 3- 7-00	Montreal	Haiti		4-1	
 19    3	 7- 7-00	Los Angeles	El Salvador	1-0
 20 1  4	16- 7-00	Cd.Guatemala	USA		1-1	World Cup Qualifier	
 21 1  5 	22- 7-00	Quetzaltenango	Barbados	2-0	World Cup Qualifier 
 22    5 	15- 8-00	Alajuela	Costa Rica 	1-2	World Cup Qualifier
 23 1  6 	 8-10-00	Bridgetown	Barbados	3-1	World Cup Qualifier
 24 2  8 	15-11-00	Mazatenango	Costa Rica 	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
 25 2 10	 6- 1-01	Miami 		Costa Rica 	2-5 	World Cup Qualifier 
 26 1 11	 6- 1-02	La Habana 	Cuba		1-0	 
 27   11	 9- 1-02	La Habana 	Cuba		0-0
 28   11	12- 1-02	Guayaquil	Ecuador		0-1	
 29   11	21- 1-02	Pasadena	Mexico		1-3	Gold Cup  	
 30   11	23- 1-02	Pasadena 	El Salvador	0-1	Gold Cup 	 
 31 1 12	31-10-02	Cd.Guatemala	Jamaica		1-1 	
 32   12	17- 1-03	Santa Ana	El Salvador	0-0		
 33   12	19- 1-03	Los Angeles 	El Salvador	0-0
 34   12	13- 2-03	Cd.Panama 	Costa Rica 	1-1	Uncaf Nations Cup
 35   12	16- 2-03	Cd.Panama	Panama 		0-2	Uncaf Nations Cup
 36 3 15	18- 2-03	Cd.Panama 	Nicaragua 	5-0	Uncaf Nations Cup
 37   15	23- 2-03	Cd.Panama 	Honduras	2-1	Uncaf Nations Cup
 38   15	22- 6-03	Carson 		Honduras 	1-2 
 39   15	15- 7-03	Miami		Jamaica 	0-2	Gold Cup 			
 40 1 16	17- 7-03	Miami  	 	Colombia	1-1	Gold Cup  	 		
 41 1 17	 5- 5-04	Cd.Guatemala 	Haiti		1-0  
 42 2 19	20- 6-04	Cd.Guatemala	Surinam 	3-1	World Cup Qualifier 
 43   19	 6- 8-04	Washington DC	El Salvador 	2-0 	
 44 2 21	18- 8-04	Burnaby		Canada 		2-0	World Cup Qualifier	
 45   21	 5- 9-04	Cd.Guatemala	Costa Rica 	2-1 	World Cup Qualifier 
 46 1 22	 8- 9-04	S.Pedro Sula	Honduras 	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
 47 1 23	13-10-04	Cd.Guatemala	Honduras	1-0	World Cup Qualifier 
 48   23	10-11-04	San Antonio	Mexico 		0-2		
 49 1 24	13-11-04	Washington DC	Bolivia 	1-0
 50   24	17-11-04	Cd.Guatemala	Canada 		0-1 	World Cup Qualifier	
 51 1 25	21-12-04	Caracas		Venezuela 	1-0 
 52 1 26	17- 1-05	Los Angeles 	Colombia 	1-1
 53   26	23- 1-05 	Los Angeles 	Paraguay	1-2 	
 54   26	 9- 2-05	Cd.Panama 	Panama		0-0	World Cup Qualifier 
 55 2 28	26- 3-05 	Cd.Guatemala	Trinidad/Tobago	5-1	World Cup Qualifier 	 
 56   28	30- 3-05 	Birmingham 	USA		0-2	World Cup Qualifier
 57   28	 8- 6-05	San Jose 	Costa Rica 	2-3	World Cup Qualifier 
 58 3 31	 8- 7-05	Carson		Jamaica		3-4	Gold Cup 
 59   31	10- 7-05	Los Angeles 	Mexico		0-4	Gold Cup  
 60   31	13- 7-05	Houston		South Africa	1-1	Gold Cup 	    
 61   31	17- 8-05	Cd.Guatemala	Panama  	2-1	World Cup Qualifier  
 62   31	 3- 9-05	Port of Spain	Trinidad/Tobago	2-3	World Cup Qualifier			    
 63 1 32	 8-10-05	San Luis Potosi Mexico	 	2-5	World Cup Qualifier 
 64 1 33	12-10-05	Cd.Guatemala 	Costa Rica 	3-1	World Cup Qualifier
 65   33	19- 2-06	Frisco		USA 		0-4 	  	    
 66   33	16- 8-06	Miami		Haiti		1-1  
 67   33	 6- 9-06	Cd.Guatemala 	Panama 		1-2  
 68 1 34	10-10-06	Atlanta 	Honduras 	1-2 
 69   34	28- 3-07	Frisco		USA		0-0 
 70   34	 7- 6-07	Carson		USA		0-1	Gold Cup    
 71   34	 9- 6-07	Los Angeles   	El Salvador  	1-0   	Gold Cup   
 72 1 35	12- 6-07	Foxboro 	Trinidad/Tobago	1-1	Gold Cup  
 73   35	16- 6-07	Foxboro 	Canada 		0-3	Gold Cup  	          	  	    
 74   35	22- 8-07	Cd.Panama 	Panama 		1-2 	  
 75   35	17-10-07	Los Angeles 	Mexico 		3-2  
 76   35	 4- 6-08	Rancagua 	Chile		0-2  
 77 4 39	14- 6-08	Cd.Guatemala	Santa Lucia	6-0	World Cup Qualifier 
 78   39	21- 6-08	Los Angeles 	Santa Lucia	3-1	World Cup Qualifier 
 79   39 	20- 8-08        Cd.Guatemala    USA             0-1	World Cup Qualifier 
 80   39 	 6- 9-08        Port of Spain   Trinidad/Tobago 1-1	World Cup Qualifier 
 81 2 41 	10- 9-08        Cd.Guatemala    Cuba            4-1	World Cup Qualifier 
 82   41	11-10-08	Cd.Guatemala	Haiti		0-0 	World Cup Qualifier  
 83   41	15-10-08  	La Habana 	Cuba		1-2 	World Cup Qualifier
 84   41 	16- 1-11        Cd.Panama       Costa Rica      0-2     Uncaf Nations Cup
 85   41	18- 1-11        Cd.Panama       Honduras        1-3     Uncaf Nations Cup
 86   41 	21- 1-11        Cd.Panama       Nicaragua       2-1     Uncaf Nations Cup 
 87 1 42 	28- 3-11        Mazatenango     Bolivia         1-1
 88   42 	 6- 6-11        Carson          Honduras        0-0     Gold Cup 
 89   42 	10- 6-11        Miami           Jamaica         0-2     Gold Cup  
 90 1 43 	13- 6-11        Harrison        Grenada         4-0     Gold Cup 
 91 1 44 	18- 6-11        E.Rutherford    Mexico          1-4     Gold Cup
 92 1 45 	11-10-11 	Cd.Guatemala	Belize 		3-1	World Cup Qualifier	 
 93 1 46	22- 2-12	Luque		Paraguay	1-2		
 94   46	25- 4-12	Cd.Guatemala	Paraguay	0-1
 95 2 48	25- 5-12	San José	Costa Rica	2-3
 96 1 49	 1- 6-12	Cd.Guatemala	Costa Rica	1-0
 97   49	 8- 6-12	Kingston	Jamaica		1-2	World Cup Qualifier
 98   49	12- 6-12	Cd.Guatemala	United States	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
 99   49	11- 8-12	Carson		El Salvador	0-1
100 1 50	15- 8-12	Washington DC	Paraguay	3-3
101 2 52	 7- 9-12	Cd.Guatemala	Antigua/Barbuda	3-1	World Cup Qualifier
102 1 53	11- 9-12	North Sound	Antigua/Barbuda	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
103 1 54	12-10-12	Cd.Guatemala	Jamaica		2-1	World Cup Qualifier
104 1 55	16-10-12	Kansas City	United States	1-3	World Cup Qualifier

[!] these 3 matches are not full internationals for FIFA but they are for the
    Guatemalan FA

NB: the matches against Cameroon U-21 (16- 1-02) and Denmark League XI
    (29- 1-05; Ruiz scored 2 goals) in which Carlos Ruiz played, are
    not considered full internationals and therefore are not included
    here.     


Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
 104      36  24   44     141-144       96       46.15

55 Goals in 104 Matches (% 0.53 per match)



Types of               Goals and Matches

World Cup Qualifiers	30             37
Friendlies           	14             34
Gold Cup 	      	 7             14
Uncaf Nations Cup    	 4             11
Other Tournaments        0              8
  
Total                	55            104


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Prepared and maintained by Luis Fernando Passo Alpuin for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Author: Luis Fernando Passo Alpuin
Last updated: 29 Aug 2013

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