Juan Bautista Agüero

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Juan Bautista Agüero
Juan Agüero (1965).jpg
Personal information
Full name Juan Bautista Agüero Sánchez
Date of birth (1935-06-24)24 June 1935
Place of birth Caacupé, Paraguay
Date of death 27 December 2018(2018-12-27) (aged 83)[1]
Place of death Caacupé
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1955–1958 Olimpia ? (?)
1958–1965 Sevilla FC 116 (32)
1965–1966 Real Madrid 5 (1)
1966–1967 Granada CF 13 (1)
National team
Paraguay 35 (19)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Juan Bautista Agüero Sánchez (24 June 1935 – 27 December 2018) was a football striker.


He started his career at Olimpia Asunción, which was at time coached by the great Aurelio González. There, Agüero won some national championships. He was later transferred to Sevilla FC of Spain, where he would spend 8 years, playing more than 100 games.[2] For the 1965/1966, he signed for Real Madrid and he also had a brief stint in Granada CF.

Agüero was part of the Paraguay national football team that qualified for and played in the 1958 FIFA World Cup, where he scored two goals for Paraguay.[3]


Season Team Title
1955 Olimpia Paraguayan 1st division
1956 Olimpia Paraguayan 1st division
1957 Olimpia Paraguayan 1st division