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Paraguay


Federation founded: 1906
FIFA member since: 1921

 
WORLD CUP HISTORY
1930 - First round exit
1934 - Did not participate
1938 - Did not participate
1950 - First round exit
1954 - Did not qualify
1958 - First round exit
1962 - Did not qualify
1966 - Did not qualify
1970 - Did not qualify
1974 - Did not qualify
1978 - Did not qualify
1982 - Did not qualify
1986 - Second round exit
1990 - Did not qualify
1994 - Did not qualify
1998 - Second round exit
2002 - Second round exit
2006 - First round exit

 
STATISTICS
Played
22
Won
6
Drawn
7
Lost
9
Goals for
27
Goals against
36
Points
25
Paraguay are 23rd on the all-time table.

 
TEAM RECORDS
Biggest victory:
3-1 vs Nigeria in 1998 and vs Slovenia in 2002.
Biggest defeat:
3-7 vs France in 1958.
Overall topscorer:
Nelson Cuevas, 3 goals.
Most appearances:
Carlos Gamarra, Roberto Acuņa and Denis Caniza, 11 matches.
Hosted the World Cup:
Never

 
GREATEST PLAYERS
Jose Luis Chilavert

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

YEAR RD OPPONENTS RESULT 1930 1R United States L 0-3 1R Belgium W 1-0 1950 1R Sweden D 2-2 1R Italy L 0-2 1958 1R France L 3-7 1R Scotland W 3-2 1R Yugoslavia D 3-3 1986 1R Iraq W 1-0 1R Mexico D 1-1 1R Belgium D 2-2 2R England L 0-3 1998 1R Bulgaria D 0-0 1R Spain D 0-0 1R Nigeria W 3-1 2R France [gg] L 0-1 2002 1R South Africa D 2-2 1R Spain L 1-3 1R Slovenia W 3-1 2R Germany L 0-1 2006 1R England L 0-1 1R Sweden L 0-1 1R Trinidad & Tobago W 2-0


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