Paraguay national futsal team

The Paraguay national futsal team represents Paraguay during international futsal competitions and is controlled by a branch of the Paraguayan Football Association (Asociación Paraguaya de Fútbol). Its biggest accomplishment is becoming champions of the AMF Futsal World Cup on three occasions (1988, 2003, 2007).

Paraguay
Nickname(s)Guaraníes,
La Albirroja (White and red)
AssociationAsociación Paraguaya de Fútbol (APF)
ConfederationCONMEBOL (South America)
FIFA codePAR
FIFA ranking9 (12 May 2020) [1]
Home colours
Away colours
First international
 United States 0–2 Paraguay 
(Brasília, Brazil; 15 September 1987)
Biggest win
 Paraguay 16–2 Chile 
(Asunción, Paraguay; 26 August 2003)
Biggest defeat
 Brazil 15–0 Paraguay 
(Umuarama, Brazil; 11 July 2005)
World Cup
Appearances7 (First in 1989)
Best resultQuarterfinals, (2016)
South American Futsal Championship
Appearances17 (First in 1965)
Best resultMed 1.png Champions, (1965)
World Cup
Appearances10 (First in 1982)
Best resultMed 1.png Champions, (1988, 2003, 2007)
Grand Prix de Futsal
Appearances8 (First in 2005)
Best resultMed 3.png 3rd place, (2010)

TitlesEdit

Tournament recordsEdit

FIFA Futsal World Cup recordEdit

FIFA Futsal World Cup
Year Round GP W D L GS GA
  Netherlands 1989 Second round 6 2 2 2 14 14
  Hong Kong 1992 First round 3 1 0 2 14 18
  Spain 1996 Did not qualify
  Guatemala 2000
  Chinese Taipei 2004 First round 3 1 0 2 8 11
  Brazil 2008 Second round 7 3 1 3 27 17
  Thailand 2012 Round of 16 4 1 1 2 10 15
  Colombia 2016 Quarterfinals 5 2 1 2 20 13
  Lithuania 2021 Qualified
Total 7/9 28 10 5 13 93 88

FIFUSA/AMF Futsal World Cup recordEdit

South American Futsal Championship recordEdit

  • 1965 - Champions (host)
  • 1969 - Second place (host)
  • 1971 - Third place
  • 1973 - Third place
  • 1975 - Third place
  • 1976 - Second place
  • 1977 - Second place
  • 1979 - did not play
  • 1983 - Second place
  • 1986 - Second place
  • 1989 - Second place
  • 1992 - Third place
  • 1995 - Fourth place
  • 1996 - Fourth place
  • 1997 - Third place
  • 1998 - Second place
  • 1999 - Second place
  • 2000 - First round
  • 2003 - Third place (host)
  • 2008 - Fourth place
  • 2011 - Third place
  • 2015 - Second place
  • 2017 - Third place

Copa América de Futsal (official)Edit

Copa América de Futsal
Year Round Pld W D* L GS GA Dif Pts
  1992 Champions 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1995 Champions 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1996 Champions 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1997 Champions 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1998 Champions 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1999 Champions 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  2000 Champions 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  2003 Third place 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  2008 Champions 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  2011 Champions 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  2015 Champions 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  2017 Third place 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 12/12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

FIFA Futsal World Cup qualification (CONMEBOL) recordEdit

  • 2012 - Second place
  • 2016 - Third place (host)

Grand Prix de Futsal recordEdit

  • 2005 – Fifth place
  • 2006 – did not play
  • 2007 – Twelfth place
  • 2008 – Fourth place
  • 2009 – Eighth place
  • 2010 – BRONZE MEDAL
  • 2011 – Sixth place
  • 2013 – Fourth place
  • 2014 – did not play
  • 2015 – Fourth place

Futsal Mundialito recordEdit

  • 1994 – did not play
  • 1995 – did not play
  • 1996 – Second place
  • 1998 – did not play
  • 2001 – did not play
  • 2002 – did not play
  • 2006 – did not play
  • 2007 – did not play
  • 2008 – did not play

Pan American Games recordEdit

  • 2007 - Bronze Medal (Third place)

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