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List of the best soccer players from Paraguay. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Paraguay, along with photos when available. This list of best Paraguayan soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous Paraguayan soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

Examples of players on this list: Blas Romero, Claudio Morel Rodríguez and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Paraguayan footballers?" and "Who is the greatest Paraguayan soccer player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Paraguay in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Paraguayan soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.

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Adriano Samaniego Forward Adriano Samaniego Giménez is a former football striker.

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Aldo Adorno Forward, Midfielder Aldo Osmar Adorno is a Paraguayan footballer who plays as a forward for Ermis Aradippou in the Cypriot First Division.

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Aldo Bobadilla Goalkeeper Aldo Antonio Bobadilla Ávalos is a Paraguayan retired football goalkeeper.

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Alfredo Mendoza Forward Alfredo Damián Mendoza Sulewski is a retired football striker from Paraguay. A player of Cerro Porteño he was a member of the national team that competed at the 1986 FIFA World Cup ...more

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Antolín Alcaraz Defender Antolín Alcaraz Viveros is a Paraguayan professional footballer who plays for English club Everton as a central defender. He rarely settled with a team in his early career, before signing ...more

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Arístides Rojas Arístides Fabián Rojas Aranda is a former Paraguayan footballer who played as a striker. He represented Paraguay at the 1998 FIFA World Cup. At club level he played for Club ...more

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Arsenio Erico Forward Arsenio Pastor Erico Martínez was a Paraguayan football striker. He is the all-time highest goalscorer in the Argentine first division, with 295 goals according to Argentine Football ...more

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Attila Sallustro Forward Attila Sallustro born in Asunción, Paraguay was a professional Italian-Paraguayan football player. He was considered a great player in S.S.C. Napoli, where he was praised a lot by the

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Aureliano Torres Defender, Midfielder Aureliano Torres Román is a Paraguayan footballer who plays for Club Sol de América in the Paraguayan Primera División. At club level, Torres achieved the 2002 Emperor's Cup ...more

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Aurelio González Aurelio González Benítez was a Paraguayan football player. González is one of the greatest football players of Paraguay, considered by many as the second best player behind ...more

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Carlos Bonet Defender Carlos Bonet Cáceres is a Paraguayan footballer who plays as a right winger for Cerro Porteño in the Paraguayan Primera División. He has been chosen to represent his country ...more

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Carlos Diarte Forward Carlos Martínez Diarte, alias Lobo, was a Paraguayan football striker and coach.

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Carlos Gamarra Defender Carlos Alberto Gamarra Pavón is a former football player. He captained the Paraguay national team at international level, playing at centre back, and is the most capped player in ...more

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Carlos Humberto Paredes Midfielder Carlos Humberto Paredes Monges is a Paraguayan footballer who currently plays as a defensive midfielder for Olimpia Asunción. His style of play has led the Paraguayan media to call him ...more

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Carlos Jara Saguier Carlos de los Santos Jara Saguier is a former Paraguayan football player who works as a coach. He is currently the head coach of Rubio Ñu. Carlos is one of the seven Jara Saguier brothers ...more

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Carlos Lugo Carlos Maria Lugo Aquino is a Paraguayan football defender. He currently plays for Sport Boys in Peru. Lugo started in the youth divisions of Olimpia Asunción he then had a spell with All ...more

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Carlos Morales Santos Carlos Leonardo Morales Santos is a Paraguayan retired footballer who played mainly as an attacking midfielder.

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Catalino Rivarola Defender Catalino Rivarola Méndez is a former football defender from Paraguay.

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Cayetano Ré Forward Cayetano Ré Ramírez was a Paraguayan footballer striker and coach who was born in Asunción.

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Celso Ayala Defender Celso Rafael Ayala Gavilán is a retired Paraguayan football defender. With 85 caps and 6 goals, he is one of the most capped players in the Paraguayan national team. Ayala became a key ...more

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Celso Esquivel Defender Celso Esquivel González is a Paraguayan footballer who is currently a free agent.

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Claudio Morel Rodríguez Defender Claudio Marcelo Morel Rodríguez is a Paraguayan footballer who currently plays for Sol de América in the Primera División Paraguaya. He also plays as a left back for the ...more

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Claudio Vargas Midfielder Claudio Vargas fullname Claudio David Vargas Villalba is a Paraguayan footballer, who plays for Luqueño.

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Cristian Riveros Midfielder Cristian Miguel Riveros Núñez is a Paraguayan professional footballer who plays for Olimpia Asunción in the Primera División Paraguaya and the Paraguay national ...more

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Cristian Rolando Ledesma Forward Cristian Rolando Ledesma Núñez is a Paraguayan football striker currently playing for Olimpia in Paraguay. After scoring 10 goals in 19 games for Club Olimpia in the Paraguayan ...more

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Daniel Sanabria Defender Daniel Horacio Sanabria Gueyraud is a Paraguayan football defender. During his career he played for Sportivo Luqueño, Club Libertad, Colo-Colo, Shonan Bellmare, Kyoto Purple Sanga, ...more

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Danilo Aceval Goalkeeper Danilo Vicente Aceval Maldonado is a retired Paraguayan football goalkeeper. He represented his native country at the 1998 FIFA World Cup.

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Dante López Forward Dante Rafael López Fariña is a football player from Paraguay. He currently plays as a striker in the Liga MX for UNAM. López's good form with lowly club Crotone earned him a ...more

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Delfín Benítez Cáceres Forward Delfín Benítez Cáceres was a Paraguayan football striker. Benítez started his career in Libertad of his native country. As one of the key players of the Paraguayan ...more

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Delio Toledo Defender Delio César Toledo Rodas is a Paraguayan retired football player who played as a left back. During his professional career he represented clubs in five different countries. Toledo ...more

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Denis Caniza Defender Denis Ramón Caniza Acuña is a Paraguayan retired football defender who last played for Rubio Ñu in the Primera División Paraguaya.

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Derlis Gómez Goalkeeper Derlis Venancio Gómez López is a Paraguayan footballer. He plays as a goalkeeper for 12 de Octubre in Paraguay.

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Diego Barreto Goalkeeper Diego Daniel Barreto Cáceres is a Paraguayan football goalkeeper. He currently plays for Cerro Porteño in the Paraguayan Primera División. Diego is the brother of fellow ...more

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Diego Figueredo Diego Antonio Figueredo Matiauda is a Paraguayan football player who currently plays for Club Rubio Ñú in the Primera División Paraguaya.

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Diego Gavilán Midfielder Diego Antonio Gavilán Zarate is a Paraguayan former footballer and current coach of Cerro Porteño U15. As a national team player, he earned 43 caps for his country.

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Dionisio Arce Dionisio Arce is a former Paraguayan football player. Arce played as a forward and was known for his ability to handle the ball and heading skills. He started playing for Paraguayan side ...more

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Domingo Salcedo Defender, Midfielder José Domingo Salcedo González is a Paraguayan football midfielder currently playing for Sol de América in the Primera División Paraguaya.

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Edgar Aguilera Edgar Milcíades Aguilera Aranda is a retired Paraguayan footballer. He played either as a defender or midfielder. Aguilera represented Paraguay at the 1998 FIFA World Cup. At the club ...more

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Édgar Barreto Midfielder Édgar Osvaldo Barreto Cáceres is a Paraguayan footballer who currently plays for Italian Serie A club Palermo and played for the Paraguay national football team from 2004 to 2011. ...more

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Emilio Martínez Defender Emilio Damián Martínez is a Paraguayan footballer. He currently plays for Sport Colombia in Paraguay. Martinez was part of Paraguay's silver medal-winning team at the 2004 ...more

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Enrique Vera Midfielder Enrique Daniel Vera Torres, nicknamed Rambert is a Paraguayan football midfielder who plays for LDU Quito and the Paraguayan national team. Vera has been primarily based since LDU Quito since ...more

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Ernesto Cristaldo Midfielder Ernesto Cristaldo is a Paraguayan footballer who plays for Bolivian club The Strongest.

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Estanislao Struway Midfielder Estanislao Struway Samaniego is a former football midfielder from Paraguay, who was nicknamed Taní during his career.

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Eulogio Martínez Forward Eulogio Martínez Ramiro was a Paraguayan-Spaniard football striker. He played for the Spanish side FC Barcelona in the 1950s and 1960s, and is remembered for being a prolific striker with ...more

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Ever Hugo Almeida Goalkeeper Ever Hugo Almeida is a Paraguayan former footballer who played as a goalkeeper and is currently manager of Asunción side Olimpia. Almeida was born in Salto, Uruguay, but became a ...more

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Francisco Arce Defender Francisco Javier "Chiqui" Arce Rolón is a retired Paraguayan footballer and coach. He played at the right defender position, competing a total of 61 times for the Paraguay ...more

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Fredy Bareiro Forward Fredy José Bareiro Gamarra is a Paraguayan footballer who currently plays for Olimpia Asunción in the Paraguayan Primera Division. Bareiro is one of very few footballers to have ...more

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Jerry Laterza Gerardo "Jerry" Laterza is a retired Paraguayan American soccer player. He is the technical director of Newport Mesa Soccer Club. Laterza graduated from Walnut High School where he was ...more

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Guido Alvarenga Midfielder Guido Virgilio Alvarenga Torales is a retired football player from Paraguay, who was nicknamed "El Mago". He played as an attacking midfielder during his career. Alvarenga is a ...more

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Gustavo Benítez Gustavo Benítez is a retired Paraguayan football defender. He currently works as a coach.