Paraguayan sports legend and one of the all-time great South American soccer players. He spent the bulk of his club career with Independiente from 1933 to 1947.
He made his Paraguayan national team debut when he was just 15 years old.
He became the all-time highest goal scorer in Paraguayan soccer history with 295 career goals.
He was born and raised in Asuncion, Paraguay.
He and goalkeeper Jose Chilavert both had long successful careers for the Paraguayan national team.