Over the course of the 2010 World Cup, a sexy soccer fangirl named Larissa Riquel has put the central South American country of Paraguay on the map for more than just an impressive futbol team. Three weeks ago a flattering photo of Riquel cheering on her country from the sidelines began to circulate. Within hours, Riquel was identified by sports blogs as a lingerie model. However, what really caught the world's attention was her promise to run through the streets of her home country nekked if Paraguay won the World Cup.
Although Spain stomped Paraguay on Saturday, Riquel still plans on running, further convincing us that this small South American nation of only six million people is teeming with beautiful and exotic women. Thus, we figured now was as good of a time as any to take a look at the 25 sexiest smokeshows Paraguay has to offer. Check out all the chicas after the jump.
This 26-year old model won the Valentino "Model of the Year" award in 2002.
Yeruti Garcia was choosen as Paraguay's 2008 representative to the Miss Earth competition.
Another former Miss Paraguary, Giselle Riveros is a model and beauty queen.
When she wears clothes, Rossana Barrios turns heads as a scantily-clad swimsuit model.
Lourdes Arevalos landed third runner-up in 2006's Miss Universe pageant.
This brown-eyed bitty won Miss Paraguay 2007. According to her Facebook page, this Elite model now spends her time in Miami.
Known for her appearances on Germany's version of "So You Think You Can Dance," Stefanie Kuster was born to German parents while residing in Paraguay.
María José Maldonado
Maria Jose Maldonado, a fatherless law student from the capital city of Asunción, represented her country in the 2007 Miss Universe pageant.
María de la Paz Vargas
This 23-year-old smoke show from Fuerte Olimpo participated in the 2007 Miss World competition. Unforunately, she didn't qualifiy as a finalist.
This emerald-eyed beauty turned heads at the 2005 Miss Universe contest, where she represented her home country.
Currently one of Paraguay's hottest fashion models, Alba launched her career by winning a Miss Hawaiian Tropic contest in Punta De Estes, Uruguay, in 2009.
Jazmin Rojas is another glamour model who knows how to show her patriotism for her home country.
In 2008, the blogosphere was mesmerized by Paraguay's hot Olympic javelin thrower, who also enjoys a career as professional model.
This curvaceous smoke show is known for wearing skimpy clothes in the international editions of Maxim magazine.
Twenty-six-year-old Paraguayan bikini model Dallys Ferreira caught our attention back in March when she pledged to embark on a wild sexcapade in the event of Paraguay winning the World Cup.
Paraguay’s number-one soccer fan is a stunning lingerie model who's now more popular than ever after the World Cup. Despite her country's loss to Spain, Larissa Riquelme is still planning on running through the streets of her home country nekked. She told ESPN.com, “It will be a present to all of the players, and for all the people in Paraguay to enjoy, because they tried as hard as possible and gave it their all on the field."