Higinio Atilio López Riveros was born on February 5, 1925, and died on July 14, 2016.
He was a Paraguayan football striker and coach.
He was played with the Paraguay national football team that participated in the 1950 FIFA World Cup and the 1953 Copa America, which was eventually won by Paraguay.
During his club years, Atilio played for teams like Nacional and Club Guaraní of Paraguay, Boca Juniors de Cali of Colombia, Atlético Madrid of Spain, Atlético Chalaco of Peru, and Atahualpa and Aucas of Ecuador.
When he retired from football as a player, López managed Paraguayan First Division teams like Sportivo Luqueño, Guaraní and Club Libertad.
Atilio López was also in charge of the youth divisions of several teams around the country.
Atilio López passed away at 91 years old.