Cerro Porteño

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Cerro Porteño
Nickname(s)El Ciclón de Barrio Obrero,
Azulgrana, Gigantes
Foondit1 October 1912
GroundGeneral Pablo Rojas Stadium (La Olla),
Asunción, Paraguay
Ground Capacity32,900
ChairmanJuan José Zapag
ManagerFrancisco Arce
LeagueParaguayan Primera División
2014 AperturaPrimera División, 4th

Club Cerro Porteño is a profeesional Paraguayan fitbaw club, based in the neebourheid o Barrio Obrero in Asunción, an it is kent for being the maist popular soccer club in Paraguay. The club wis foondit in 1912 an haes wan 28 Primera División titles. Its main rival is Club Olimpia, which is the seicont maist popular fitbaw club in Paraguay in terms o their number o supporters.

They play their hame games at the General Pablo Rojas Stadium, also kent as "La Olla" (the Boiler).

The club holds the record o haein played mair Copa Libertadores games than ony ither club no tae hae wan the tournament.

Honours[eedit | eedit soorce]

Naitional honours[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Primera División (30): 1913, 1915, 1918, 1919, 1935, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1944, 1950, 1954, 1961, 1963, 1966, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1977, 1987, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 2001, 2004, 2005, 2009 Apertura, 2012 Apertura
  • Torneo República (3): 1989, 1991, 1995