Peru head coach optimistic about the country’s footballing progress

Peru head coach Ricardo Gareca has said that there are plenty of positives for the South American nation after their strong performance in the recent Copa America tournament. Peru were ranked outsiders to secure continental glory for the summer but they managed to surprise many as they reached up to the final, where they suffered […]

Gareca proud of his players

Peru coach Ricardo Gareca said that he is proud of what his players have achieved so far and want the team to continue to progress. He was speaking after the match that saw his team beat Chile for the first time since he has been appointed as manager. He said that it was an important […]

PERU TO PLAY ARGENTINA IN WC QUALIFIERS

Argentina’s World Cup qualifying campaign has already taken them to Córdoba, Mendoza and San Juan for home matches and after another disappointing result in the Monumental, La Albiceleste are now set to try their luck at the iconic Bombonera. Following the draw with Venezuela, rumors immediately surfaced that Argentina will play their final qualifier against […]

MARKARIAN SACKED

Sergio Markarian is not the manager of the Peru national football team anymore. He resigned a couple of days back. The 69 years old Uruguayan had said earlier that he would not continue at his post if Peru fails in making it to the World Cup finals and he did exactly that. The performance of […]

PIZARRO WILL FEATURE

Peruvian striker Claudio Pizarro is expected to become one of the important players at the club following the departure of Mario Gomez to Fiorentina recently. Gomez was sold to Fiorentina in the anticipation that Bayern Munich will be able to sign Robert Lewandowski from Borussia Dortmund. It is believed that the Champions League holders have […]

PERU LINE UP FRIENDLY

The Peru national football team will play a friendly match in South Korea next month. This announcement was made by the Korean Football Association yesterday. However, it hasn’t been decided yet that the match will take place at which venue. The KFA is likely to announce that soon. This is only the second time that […]

TOUGH MATCH

Trinidad and Tobago coach Hutson Charles has said that the team are already looking forward to playing against teams like Peru in friendly matches. The national team has been scheduled to play against Peru and Belize ahead of the CONCACAF Gold Cup that will resume in July. Trinidad will be first taking on Belize at […]

PIZZARO BACKS PERU

The Bayern Munich striker Claudio Pizarro is regarded as one of the best footballers from Peru of all-time. He has played for various high-profile clubs like Bayern Munich and Chelsea over the years. He has now said that he is extremely confident that the Peruvian national team can qualify for the 2014 FIFA World Cup […]

MESSI LOOKING FORWARD TO PERU MATCH

The Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has said that the game with the Peruvian national team as part of the World Cup qualifying fixtures was more of a fight than a football match. However, he has also said that he is extremely delighted to come out of the match with the positive result of having drawn […]