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Paraguay women's national football team

Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) Las Guaraníes/La Albirroja
Association Asociación Paraguaya de Fútbol
Confederation CONMEBOL (South America)
Head coach Julio Gómez
Captain Veronica Riveros
Home stadium Estadio Defensores del Chaco
FIFA ranking
Current 53 Decrease 2 (25 September 2015)
Highest 50 (December 2014)
Lowest 131 (December 2012)
First international
 Paraguay 3–2 Uruguay 
(Mar del Plata, Argentina; March 1, 1998)
Biggest win
 Bolivia 2–10 Paraguay 
(Cuenca, Ecuador; September 18, 2014)
Biggest defeat
 Paraguay 0–6 Brazil 
(Buenos Aires, Argentina; November 24, 2006)
 Paraguay 1–7 United States 
(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; July 12, 2007)
Sudamericano Femenino
Appearances 5 (First in 1998)
Best result 4th Place (2006)

The Paraguay women's national football team represents Paraguay in international women's football and is controlled by the Paraguayan Football Association (Asociación Paraguaya de Fútbol). La Albirroja has never reached the World Cup finals, but has finished fourth in the 2006 Sudamericano Femenino, the only time they were not eliminated in the Group Stage. Most of Paraguay's matches are Competitions rather than friendlies.


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