Paraguay national football team manager Ramon Diaz has announced his preliminary squad for the show piece event this summer in Chile. One of the biggest surprising names in the Paraguay squad is 17-years old Saul Salcedo who has played under-20 matches. Oscar Cardozo is another surprise package in Paraguay’s probable roster.
Two times Copa America Champion Paraguay team is laced in Group B of competition and will be meeting Uruguay, Argentina and Jamaica in the initial stage of tournament. Paraguay will face 2014 world cup finalist Argentina in their first match of 2015 Copa America on 13 June at Estadio La Portada, La Serena.
Let’s have a look at the announced Paraguay squad.
Goalkeepers: Justo Villar, Anthony Silva, Joel Silva, Alfredo Aguilar.
Defenders: Paulo Da Silva, Marcos Caceres, Miguel Samudio, Ivan Piris, Jorge Moreira, Fabian Balbuena, Bruno Valdez, Saul Salcedo.
Midfielders: Victor Caceres, Osvaldo Martinez, Nestor Ortigoza, Richard Ortiz, Celso Ortiz, Oscar Romero, Osmar Molinas, Eduardo Aranda, Jonathan Fabbro.
Strikers: Roque Santa Cruz, Lucas Barrios, Nelson Haedo Valdez, Oscar Cardozo, Edgar Benitez, Hernan Perez, Derlis Gonzalez, Raul Bobadilla.
Paraguay viewers can tune Tigo Sports and Telefuturo to watch live broadcast of Copa America matches 2015.