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Former goalkeeper Chilavert formalizes his candidacy for the presidency of Paraguay

Ex-goleiro Chilavert anunciou pré-candidatura à presidência do Paraguai.
Former goalkeeper Chilavert announced his candidacy for the presidency of Paraguay .| Photo: Playback/Twitter

Former goalkeeper José Luis Chilavert formalized this Thursday (16) its independent pre-candidacy for the presidency of Paraguay, with the support of the Youth Party. “After reflecting and feeling the responsibility of building a better Paraguay, I decide to formalize my candidacy for the presidency so that our people feel proud to be Paraguayan again”, posted Chilavert, from 56 years, on your Twitter account.

The former athlete thus confirmed his political aspiration after in December 2020 anticipated on the same social network his intention to run in the April elections of 2023, in which Paraguayans will elect their president, among other positions.

The candidacies will actually be formalized only on the next day 06 of December, after the simultaneous internal elections of all the political parties and movements convened for that day by the Superior Court of Electoral Justice (TSJE).

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