The Central American squads have not appeared in as many World Cups as the Europeans, but they have certainly given football some stellar players.
Take for instance Jorge Alberto Gonzalez, aka El Magico, from El Salvador, or Gilberto Yearwood from Honduras.
Some of these footballers even left their motherland for Europe, where they performed in the first division of the most competitive leagues in the world.
Their experience abroad and proven talent were key in helping their national teams reach the biggest and most important football fiesta.
Let's take a look at the most successful Central Americans who have played at least one World Cup.