Juan Ramón Paredes
|Full name||Juan Ramón Paredes Zelaya|
|Date of birth||23 May 1950|
|Place of birth||Santa Tecla, El Salvador|
|Height||1.79 m (5 ft 10 1⁄2 in)|
|El Salvador de San Francisco|
|1985–1986||New York Eagles|
|2002–2003||El Salvador Olympic|
|2005–2006||Independiente Nacional 1906|
|2008–2009||Águila San Isidro|
|2014–2015||Atlético Marte (assistant)|
|2016||San Rafael Cedros|
|2018||Brujos de Izalco|
|2018||Sonsonate (technical advisor)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
He became the coach of Alianza at the beginning of 2000 season, he went on to win the Apertura 2001 in the process becoming the first and so far only Salvadoran to win a title with Alianza as coach. He took the team to several final series before quitting the club to become coach of the El Salvador national team.
Paredes led the El Salvador team to the Central American and Caribbean titles in 2002.
Juan Ramón Paredes was signed as coach of Once Municipal on 10 March 2008 after the shock resignation of Hugo Coria. However Juan Ramón Paredes could not reverse the terrible form slump of Once Municipal after only 8 matches in charge with only 3 draws and 5 losses to show for it (including a 5-2 defeat by Isidro Metapán). Paredes resigned as coach on 27 April.
Other Coaching Duties
In October 2009 he replaced Victor Girón at Fuerte Aguilares and in May 2010 Paredes signed up with fellow Second division side Municipal Limeño for the remainder of the 2010 Clausura season. In October 2010 he joined Atlético Marte, replacing Luis Guevara Mora who was moved upstairs to become Director of Sports.
|Apertura 2001||Alianza||Salvadoran Primera División|
|2002||El Salvador national football team||Central American and Caribbean Games Gold Medal|
- Echaron a Paredes - El Diario de Hoy (in Spanish)
- ¡Paredes renunció al Once Municipal! Archived 1 May 2008 at the Wayback Machine - El Gráfico (in Spanish)
- Paredes llega al Aguilares - La Prensa Gráfica (in Spanish)
- Paredes inició ayer con Limeño - La Prensa Gráfica (in Spanish)
- Juan Ramón Paredes nuevo técnico del Atlético Marte - La Pagina (in Spanish)