The team has designed confidence when their triumph within the Asian stage when they virtually went through oppositions sort of a bat against a ragdoll.
Still, a remarkable reality is that they got a reality check against Latin opponents once they took on Brazil.
Riding on high of Richardson and Gabriel Jesus, Brazil delivered a 2-0 win, whereas Qatar lost a penalty right at the tip of the tie.
Paraguay was simply unlucky to not qualify for the planet Cup from the CONMEBOL Federation
as they fell short a miserable 2 points competitive against a number of the simplest groups within the world.
The team is going to be explicit regarding creating reparations for that and go an extended method into this competition.
Their preparation for this tournament appearance smart when they registered a win against Central American country, the last match-day.
Though the opponents tried virtually everything with a series of substitutions when going a goal down,
Paraguay controls their finish, and at last else a new to finish a 2-0 win.
Qatar is invited as guests for the 2019 and 2020 Copa tournaments, whereas they’re hoping to follow up a superb year with additional success in another major tournament.
Paraguay finished up in seventh place within the qualifying campaign for the 2018 World Cup,
whereas there’s very little to counsel they’ll do any higher next time around.
They head into the Copa America expected to possess a tough campaign, following their cluster stage exit back in 2016.
As long as they’ve drawn the likes of Argentina and Colombia in their cluster – 2 of the favorites to bag success this summer – it’s exhausting to visualize a lot of-of the simplest way through for Paraguay.
Even creating it into third place are going to be powerful for them, as long as they’re up against Qatar.
Whereas the guests aren’t seen as a footballing power, they’re coming back into this tournament during a sensible position.
They won the Asian Cup in Abu Dhabi earlier this year, their 1st major success at this level.
As they build towards the planet Cup in 2022, will Qatar take another success by impressing at this tournament?
The majority of guests at the Copa America use it as an opportunity to undertake out some younger players, thus most have a tendency to struggle.
Mexico has one amongst the strongest Copa America records due to their ten appearances, however, apart from that, the guests don’t tend to square out.
However, few of them have acquired the tournament on the rear of another major success like Qatar have.
Only once have these 2 groups met, however.
The game was a friendly international virtually 10 years back.
Then, Paraguay reception lost to the current opponent for a two-goal margin.
The scoreline was 0-2, in favor of Qatar.
Paraguay vs Qatar
Copa America 2019 – Group B
Date: Sunday, 16 June 2019
Kick-off at 20:00 UK/ 21:00 CET
Venue: Maracanã (Rio de Janeiro).