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Paraguay National Team Roster | Copa America

TOURNAMENT BASICS:

Final Roster

  • GK - Barreto, Diego (Olimpia / Paraguay)
  • GK - Silva, Antony (Cerro Porteño / Paraguay)
  • GK - Villar, Justo (Colo Colo / Chile)
  • D - Piris, Ivan (Udinese / Italy)*
  • D - Balbuena, Fabian (Corinthians / Brazil)
  • D - Da Silva, Paulo (Toluca / Mexico)
  • D - Gomez, Gustavo (Lanus / Argentina)
  • D - Riveros, Blas (Olimpia / Paraguay)
  • D - Samudio, Miguel (América / Mexico)
  • D - Valdez, Bruno (Cerro Porteño / Paraguay)
  • M - Almiron, Miguel (Lanus / Argentina)
  • M - Ayala, Victor (Lanus / Argentina)*
  • M - Ortiz, Celso (AZ Alkmaar / Netherlands)
  • M - Piris Da Motta, Robert (Olimpia / Paraguay)
  • M - Rojas, Rodrigo (Cerro Porteño / Paraguay)
  • M - Romero, Oscar (Racing / Argentina)
  • F - Benitez, Edgar (Queretaro / Mexico)
  • F - Benitez, Jorge (Cruz Azul / Mexico)
  • F - Gonzalez, Derlis (FC Dynamo / Ukraine)
  • F - Haedo Valdez, Nelson (Seattle Sounders / MLS)
  • F - Iturbe, Juan (AFC Bournemouth / England)
  • F - Lezcano, Dario (FC Ingolstadt / Germany)
  • F - Sanabria, Antonio (Sporting Gijon / Spain)

* On May 27, it was announced that Ivan Piris would replace the injured Pablo Aguilar (Club America / Mexico), while Victor Ayala takes the place of Nestor Ortigoza (San Lorenzo / Argentina) due to injury.

The following players made the preliminary roster but were not in the final 23-man selection:

Goalkeeper: Aguilar, Alfredo (Guaraní / Paraguay)

Defenders: Caceres, Raul (Cerro Porteño / Paraguay), Patino, Juan (Guarani, Paraguay), Salcedo, Saul (Olimpia / Paraguay)

Midfielders: Caceres, Victor (Al-Rayyan / Qatar), Martinez, Osvaldo (América / Mexico), Medina, Jesus (Libertad / Paraguay), Mendieta, William (Olimpia / Paraguay), Santana, Jonathan (Cerro Porteño / Paraguay)

Forwards: Barrios, Lucas (Palmeiras / Brazil), Bobadilla, Raul (FC Augsburg / Germany), Perez, Hernan (Espanyol / Spain), Romero, Angel (Corinthians / Brazil), Santa Cruz, Roque (Malaga / Spain)