Category Archives: Paraguay

Paraguay 0-0 Japan (5-3 pens)

On the bright side, at least it finished. There was a point where it felt like these two could play all night and still not score. In the end Paraguay won on penalties, the width of a crossbar sending Takeshi … Continue reading

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Paraguay 0-0 New Zealand

Paraguay sealed a place in the last sixteen of the World Cup after this drab draw. New Zealand began the match with a chance of qualifying themselves but were unable to reproduce the form that secured draws against Slovakia and … Continue reading

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Slovakia 0-2 Paraguay

Paraguay put one foot in the second round of the World Cup with an impressive attacking display over a disappointing Slovakia side that puts them top of Group F going into the final round of matches. Slovakia were barely recognisable … Continue reading

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Italy 1-1 Paraguay

Paraguay came so close to giving the tournament its first major shock, but it was not to be. While Italy coach Marcelo Lippi has many things to worry about, he will take comfort in the resilience his side showed to … Continue reading

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