Paraguay News

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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...

Paraguay defeat Chile in friendly match

February, 16 2012

Paraguay got the better of Chile in a friendly match played between the two nations on Wednesday.

Gerardo Martino quits Paraguay top job

ESPNsoccernet staff | July, 30 2011

Gerardo Martino stepped down as coach of Copa America runners-up Paraguay after four years in charge on Friday.

Paraguay coach Martino praises Uruguay

ESPNsoccernet staff | July, 25 2011

Paraguay manager Gerardo Martino believes the quality and big-game experience of Uruguay strikers Luis Suarez and Diego Forlan were the difference between the two sides in the Copa America final.

Suarez: Teamwork key to Uruguay triumph

ESPNsoccernet staff | July, 24 2011

Luis Suarez was named Player of the Tournament after helping Uruguay to a 3-0 victory over Paraguay but paid credit to his team-mates for the success.

Paraguay coach Martino banned for Copa final

July, 22 2011

Paraguay coach Gerardo Martino has been handed a two-game touchline ban following his part in the fracas which marred his side's Copa America semi-final win over Venezuela on Wednesday.

Venezuela coach slams 'provocative' Paraguay

ESPNsoccernet staff | July, 21 2011

Venezuela coach Cesar Farias has hit out at Paraguay after the two sides were embroiled in a mass brawl after their Copa America semi-final penalty shoot-out, which Paraguay won.

Copa: Paraguay defeat Venezuela on penalties

ESPNsoccernet staff | July, 21 2011

Paraguay have qualified for their first Copa America final since 1999 after defeating Venezuela in a penalty shootout following their scoreless draw in Mendoza.

Copa: Brazil penalised, Chile eliminated

ESPNsoccernet staff | July, 17 2011

Eight-time Copa America winners Brazil were left stunned and eliminated as they failed to convert a single penalty in their shootout against Paraguay, losing it 2-0.

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