Paraguay Features

19 articles returned.

Cabanas makes return four years after shooting

ESPN staff | April, 3 2014

Former Paraguay international Salvador Cabanas is set to return to football four years after being shot in the head. Cabanas, 33, received a near-fatal gunshot wound in a Mexico City bar on January 25, 2010 and still has a bullet fragment lodged ...

CONMEBOL: Falcao sends Colombia through

PA Sport | October, 11 2013

Two Radamel Falcao penalties saw Colombia come from three goals down to clinch their place at the World Cup with a 3-3 draw against 10-man Chile. Nestor Pekerman's side reached the 27-point mark and secured their place in Brazil next year alon...

Uruguay light the way

Sam Kelly, Argentina | July, 25 2011

Sam Kelly hails the rise of Uruguay, a footballing nation that he feels is well and truly on the up.

Copa final illustrates overturned order

Sam Kelly | July, 23 2011

Sam Kelly examines the credentials of 2011 Copa America finalists Uruguay and Paraguay.

Raynor: 50ft Rooney to burn on bonfire

Dominic Raynor | November, 5 2010

This week in Off The Ball, Wayne Rooney is to be burned on a bonfire and Rafa spouts more wibble.

Raynor: Chilean miners play football with president

Dominic Raynor | October, 29 2010

This week in Off The Ball, the Chilean miners take on the president and a red-carded footballer drives his 4x4 at the ref.

New coach, same old Socceroos

Brett Taylor | October, 9 2010

Brett Taylor was in Sydney to see new Australia coach Holger Osieck stick to the old.

Smallest chapter in the book is the hardest to grasp

Dave Roberts | July, 5 2010

Dave Roberts breaks down the controversial offside decision that denied Paraguay a goal against Spain.

End of the quarter-final curse

Phil Ball | July, 3 2010

Spain's quarter-final victory over a rugged Paraguay was a triumph of persistence, writes Phil Ball.

Spain struggling to find inner beauty

John Brewin, Ellis Park Stadium | July, 3 2010

John Brewin was at Ellis Park to watch Spain struggle past Paraguay into a first World Cup semi-final.

19 articles returned.