Bolivia
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)La Verde (The Green)[1]
AssociationBolivian Football Federation (FBF)
ConfederationCONMEBOL (South America)
Head coachCésar Farías
FIFA codeBOL
Pan American Games
Appearances2 (first in 1975)
Best resultFourth place (2007)

The Bolivia national under-23 football team, also known as the Bolivia Olympic football team, represents Bolivia in international football competitions during Olympic Games and Pan American Games. The selection is limited to players under the age of 23, except for three overage players. The team is controlled by the Bolivian Football Federation.

Competitive record

Olympic Games

Olympic Games record
Year Host Round Pos. GP W D L GS GA
1992 Spain Barcelona Did not qualify
1996 United States Atlanta
2000 Australia Sydney
2004 Greece Athens
2008 China Beijing
2012 United Kingdom London
2016 Brazil Rio de Janeiro
2020 Japan Tokyo
Total 0/8

CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament

CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament record
Year Host Pos. GP W D L GS GA
1992 Paraguay Paraguay Group stage 3 0 0 3 1 9
1996 Argentina Argentina Group stage 4 1 0 3 6 9
2000 Brazil Brazil Group stage 4 0 0 4 4 12
2004 Chile Chile Group stage 4 0 0 4 5 10
2020 Colombia Colombia Group stage 4 2 0 2 8 10
Total Group stage 19 3 0 16 24 50

Pan American Games

Pan American Games record
Year Host Round Pos. GP W D L GS GA
Until 1995 See Bolivia national football team
1999 Canada Winnipeg Did not qualify
2003 Dominican Republic Santo Domingo
2007 Brazil Rio de Janeiro Fourth place 4th 5 2 1 2 7 5
2011 Mexico Guadalajara Did not qualify
2015 Canada Toronto
2019 Peru Lima
Total Fourth place 1/6 5 2 1 2 7 5

Results and fixtures

2020

22 January 2020 (2020-01-22) 2020 Pre-Olympic Tournament Paraguay  2–0  Bolivia Estadio Hernán Ramírez Villegas, Pereira
18:00
  • Bareiro 45', 88'
Report Referee: Nicolás Gallo (Colombia)
25 January 2020 (2020-01-25) 2020 Pre-Olympic Tournament Bolivia  3–2  Uruguay Estadio Centenario, Armenia
18:00
Report Referee: Franklin Congo (Ecuador)
January 28, 2020 2020 Pre-Olympic Tournament Brazil  5–3  Bolivia Armenia, Colombia
20:30 COT
Report
  • Abrego 20', 71'
  • Reyes 79'
Stadium: Estadio Centenario
Referee: Facundo Tello (Argentina)
31 January 2020 (2020-01-31) 2020 Pre-Olympic Tournament Bolivia  2–1  Peru Estadio Centenario, Armenia
18:00 Report
  • Luján 90+6'
Referee: Nicolás Gallo (Colombia)

Current squad

Head coach: Venezuela César Farías

The 23-man squad was announced on 7 January 2020.[2][3]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1 1GK Rubén Cordano (1998-10-16)16 October 1998 (aged 21) Bolivia Blooming
2 2DF Sebastián Reyes (1997-03-12)12 March 1997 (aged 22) Bolivia Jorge Wilstermann
3 2DF Wálter Antelo (2000-10-09)9 October 2000 (aged 19) Bolivia Sport Boys Warnes
4 2DF Jairo Quinteros (2001-02-07)7 February 2001 (aged 18) Bolivia Bolívar
5 2DF José María Carrasco (1997-08-16)16 August 1997 (aged 22) Bolivia Blooming
6 2DF Antonio Bustamante (1997-06-20)20 June 1997 (aged 22) Bolivia Blooming
7 3MF John García (2000-04-13)13 April 2000 (aged 19) Bolivia Oriente Petrolero
8 3MF Moisés Villarroel (1998-09-07)7 September 1998 (aged 21) Bolivia Jorge Wilstermann
9 4FW César Menacho (1999-08-09)9 August 1999 (aged 20) Bolivia Blooming
10 3MF Henry Vaca (1998-01-27)27 January 1998 (aged 21) Brazil Atlético Goianiense
11 4FW Bruno Miranda (1998-02-10)10 February 1998 (aged 21) Bolivia Royal Pari
12 1GK John Jairo Cuéllar (1999-10-15)15 October 1999 (aged 20) Bolivia Guabirá
13 3MF Moisés Calero (1998-09-12)12 September 1998 (aged 21) Bolivia The Strongest
14 3MF Franz Gonzales (2000-06-26)26 June 2000 (aged 19) Bolivia Sport Boys Warnes
15 2DF Rodrigo Cabrera (1997-02-06)6 February 1997 (aged 22) Bolivia Royal Pari
16 2DF Alex Arano (1998-03-14)14 March 1998 (aged 21) Bolivia Blooming
17 2DF Roberto Fernández (1999-07-12)12 July 1999 (aged 20) Bolivia Bolívar
18 4FW Fernando Saldías (1997-02-27)27 February 1997 (aged 22) Bolivia Oriente Petrolero
19 4FW Víctor Abrego (1997-02-11)11 February 1997 (aged 22) Bolivia Destroyers
20 3MF Robert Cueto (1999-05-27)27 May 1999 (aged 20) Bolivia Blooming
21 3MF Ronaldo Sánchez (1997-04-24)24 April 1997 (aged 22) Bolivia Oriente Petrolero
22 4FW Layonel Figueroa (1999-07-06)6 July 1999 (aged 20) Bolivia Royal Pari
23 1GK Leonardo Claros (1998-03-04)4 March 1998 (aged 21) Bolivia Always Ready

Honours

References

  1. ^ "Famous Bolivian Footballers". Your Spanish Translation. Retrieved 22 June 2014.
  2. ^ "Para el Preolímpico Colombia 2020 ESTOS SON LOS ELEGIDOS: BOLIVIA TIENE LISTO SU EQUIPO SUB 23" (in Spanish). FBF Facebook. 7 January 2020.
  3. ^ Rodolfo Aliaga (7 January 2020). "Farías elige a los 23 que irán al Preolímpico de Colombia" (in Spanish). La Razón.