Apart from the hosts, La Roja were the first European team to qualify for France 2019 and they did so after a perfect campaign, ending up with 8 wins from 8, having scored 25 goals and conceded just 2.
Appointed after Canada 2015, Vilda began a renewal, bringing in new faces and making tactical changes. His impact has been very positive. In 2017, La Roja won the Algarve Cup and reached the last eight at the UEFA Women's EURO, while in 2018 they qualified for France 2019 and won the Cyprus Cup.
Despite her position as a central defender, she was the 2nd top scorer for La Roja in the Women's World Cup qualifiers with 4 goals. Strong and very talented, Paredes is a natural leader and one of the best defenders in the world. She currently plays for Paris Saint-Germain in France.