Latest Primera División de Paraguay News

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Cabanas returns to football after shooting

ESPNsoccernet staff | April, 15 2012

Paraguay international Salvador Cabanas has made his return to football after recovering from being shot in the head 27 months ago.

Gunshot victim Cabanas to join boyhood club

ESPNsoccernet staff | January, 20 2012

Two years after being shot in the head, Paraguay striker Salvador Cabanas is set to return to professional football with boyhood team Club 12 de Octubre, according to reports in his homeland.

Cerro face severe penalties over crowd violence

Reuters | November, 12 2009

Paraguay's Cerro Porteno face serious sanctions after acts of violence by their fans at a Copa Sudamericana match, the South American Football Confederation (CSF) said.

Cerro Porteno win Paraguayan championship

July, 6 2009

Cerro Porteno won Paraguay's Apertura championship on the final day of the season on Sunday when captain Jorge Britez's goal gave them a 1-0 win over 12 de Octubre.

Paraguay postpone fixtures after bus crash

February, 3 2009

The Paraguayan Football Association have postponed this weekend's Apertura fixtures because of the deaths of a Club 2 de Mayo player and a club official on Saturday.

Libertad net fourth successive Paraguayan title

December, 8 2008

Libertad secured their fourth successive Paraguayan League title with a 4-1 win over Sol de America in the final round of the competition.

Sportivo Luqueno fan shot dead in Paraguay

November, 3 2008

A Sportivo Luqueno fan was shot dead after the 3-0 defeat to Libertad in the Paraguayan league on Sunday.

Ardiles dismissed by Paraguay's Cerro Porteno

August, 11 2008

Ossie Ardiles has been sacked as coach of Paraguayan giants Cerro Porteno. The Asuncion team are winless in the Clausura and the goalless draw at Sportivo Luqueno was the final straw.

Paraguay clubs agree to start championship

February, 8 2007

Paraguay's top-flight soccer clubs, embroiled in a row over elections for their federation president, agreed on Wednesday to start the national championship.

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