With an army of new fans following their run to the quarter-finals of the 2010 FIFA World Cup and the exploits of superbabe Larissa Riquelme, the Paraguay national soccer team is achieving new heights.
As El Albirroja prepares for its Copa America 2011 run July, the Paraguay 2011/12 home jersey has been unveiled. The new kit is based on that worn by Paraguay’s 1979 Copa America winning team and will make its on the field debut when the team meets Mexico on March 26th in friendly action.
Paraguay is pooled with Brazil, Ecuador and Venezuela in Group B of Copa America 2011. It meets Ecuador on July 3rd, defending champions Brazil on July 9th and Venezuela on July 15th.