After the historic victory against Brazil, the Colombia selection already thinking about what will be the sixth date of the South American qualifiers for the 2026 World Cup, in which, before Paraguay, will seek to close its last official international match of the year with a victory.
Those led by Nestor Lorenzo They will visit the Defensores del Chaco stadium on a crucial day in which they will seek to continue extending their positive streak of being undefeated for more than 26 years in qualifying rounds. The coffee squad will seek to chain two wins in this start of the playoffs and with a motivated roster after the victory against the canarinhathe probabilities of causing harm in foreign territory are high.
In the middle of a work day and until now at the beginning of the week, Tricolor lovers will wear their colors and support the national team from anywhere possible. The time is not an inconvenience and the places to watch the game, much less so. The main Caracol and RCN television networks They will be in charge of transmitting the contest.
Even those who cannot be present to see the commitment on the big screen will also be able to tune in to the broadcast from their cell phones or mobile devices from online platforms of the previously mentioned means.
- Paraguay vs. Colombia
- Place: Defensores del Chaco Stadium, Asunción, Paraguay – date 6 2026 World Cup Qualifiers
- Date and Time: Tuesday, November 21, 6:00 p.m
- Transmission: Caracol and RCN television
- Possible Paraguay alignment: Carlos Miguel Coronel; Juan Cáceres, Gustavo Gómez, Omar Alderete, Matías Espinoza; Mathías Villasanti, Andrés Cubas, Alejandro Romero Gamarra; Gabriel Ávalos and Antonio Sanabria.
- DT selection Paraguay: Daniel Garnero.
- Possible Colombia alignment: Camilo Vargas; Daniel Muñoz, Carlos Cuesta, John Janer Lucumí, Cristian Borja; Kevin Castaño, Matheus Uribe, Jhon Arias; Luis Díaz, James Rodríguez and Santos Borré.
- Colombia national team coach: Nestor Lorenzo
There have been a total of 13 parties those that Colombia has played in Lorenzo’s new tactical era, within which it has added seven victories (a historic one against Germany) and two draws. The same ones that currently have it in the 17th place in the FIFA ranking.
Guatemala, Mexico, Paraguay, the United States, South Korea, Japan, Iraq, Germany, Venezuela, Chile, Uruguay, Ecuador and Brazil have all been the rivals of the coffee growers since the Lorenzo cycle began in 2022 and In all of them Colombia added victories or draws, but no defeats.
As for the Guarani, so far in 2023, they have played a total of seven games in which they have added a total of two wins, two draws and three losses, a balance that reflects their sporting irregularity.
Chile (x2), Nicaragua, Peru, Venezuela, Argentina and Bolivia have been the rivals of the Paraguayans and compared to Colombia, they have not been able to find tactical stability, since they have been forced to change coaches.
His current strategist, the Argentine Daniel Garnero He took charge of the Paraguayan national team in September of this year. Before, he had been Guillermo Barros Schelotto the one who commanded the ship, but the leadership forced him to abandon it.
It was on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at the Metropolitano de Barranquilla the last time that both teams met in a qualifying round. At that time, the Tricolor led by Reinaldo Rueda He was unable to break the tie and the match closed 0-0.
As for the last visit of the coffee growers to Paraguayan soil through qualifying, it was on Monday, September 6, 2021, this also closed in draws with a score of 1-1.
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