Next tie 15-17 July 2016
El Salvador will host Venezuela in the second round of Americas Zone Group II with the winner advancing to the third round where it will compete for a chance to earn promotion. Venezuela has won all three of the previous meetings between the two nations, most recently a 3-2 win at the same stage last year.
Last tie 4-6 March 2016
El Salvador recorded a 3-2 win over Puerto Rico in the opening round of Americas Zone Group II in 2016. Sebastian Arcila gave Puerto Rico the lead but Marcelo Arevalo levelled the tie for El Salvador at the end of the opening day. In the doubles rubber, Marcelo teamed up with his brother, Rafael, to record a win and take a 2-1 lead, before Marcelo sent his nation through to the second round with a straight set win over Arcila.
El Salvador's best Davis Cup performance was reaching the Americas Zone Group II third round play-off for promotion to Group I, which they achieved in 2013.