Federico Javier Santander Mereles (born 4 June 1991) is a Paraguayan footballer who plays as a forward for Italian club Bologna and the Paraguay national football team.
Santander ranked number 3 in a list of the most expensive players in Paraguayan football for 2015 published by Diario Extra.
Bologna F.C. 1909
In June 2018 Santander signed a 4 years contract with Italian club Bologna in a deal worth €6m.