Paraguay has participated in the last four FIFA World Cups, but their place in Brazil 2014 is far from secure and La Albirroja captain Paulo Da Silvia tells FIFA.com he is refusing to miss out on qualification without a fight.
Chile host Uruguay in what looks set to be a crucial game in the hunt for an automatic South American FIFA World Cup™ qualification place, while leaders Argentina visit Bolivia and Colombia travel to Venezuela.
Just 18 months after his brush with death, Salvador Cabanas was back at the Estadio Azteca appearing in a match between his beloved America and Paraguay. FIFA.com was there to see it.
FIFA.com looks back at the 2011 Copa America, which was won by in-form Uruguay, while there were disappointments for Argentina and Brazil, but fresh hope for semi-finalists Peru and Venezuela.
Paraguay and Ecuador continued the goal-shy start to this year's Copa America, with just three in four games, as they served up a meagre 0-0 draw with neither side showing their best in Santa Fe.
Sunderland have confirmed that defender Paulo Da Silva has completed his move to Spanish side Real Zaragoza for an undisclosed fee.