The Paraguay national football team represents Paraguay in men's international football competitions and is controlled by the Paraguayan Football Association.
Paraguay is a member of CONMEBOL.
FIFA Ranking: 35 (2020)
Head coach: Eduardo Berizzo
Top scorer: Roque Santa Cruz (32 goals)
Most caps: Paulo da Silva (150 appearances)
Team Captain: Gustavo Gómez
Home Ground: Estadio Defensores del Chaco
The national team's most successful period was under the coaching of Argentine Gerardo Martino, who was awarded the South American Coach of the Year in 2007.
With him at the helms, Paraguay got to the quarter-finals stage of the FIFA World Cup competition for the first time in history (in 2010) and also to the final of the 2011 Copa América, where Paraguay finished as runners-up.