5/6/2013 11:27:00 PM Where are they now? Former YC standout plays Saturday in Football Association Cup Final
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Former Yavapai College soccer player Roger Espinoza.
Special to the Courier
Former Yavapai College soccer player Roger Espinoza will be representing Wigan Athletic in the Football Association Cup Final against Manchester City on Saturday, May 11.
The match will kick-off at 11:15 a.m. (Arizona time) at Wembley Stadium in London, England, and televised live on ESPN.
Espinoza played for the Yavapai College Roughriders in 2005 and 2006 before moving on to Ohio State University, YC's Athletics Office reports. The NJCAA Hall of Famer is a member of the Honduras National Team and played in the most recent World Cup. He also played for Sporting Kansas City in Major League Soccer from 2008 to 2012.
The FA Cup is a knockout cup competition in English Football and is the oldest association football competition in the world dating back to 1871. Both Wigan Athletic and Manchester City play in the English Premier League (EPL).