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Luck and persistence take Peru to Copa America quarterfinals
Posted by Colin Post on Jun 15, 2016 1 comment

Luck and persistence take Peru to Copa America quarterfinals

Peru has emerged from group play with two shaky victories over Brazil and Haiti to advance to the elimination stage in the Copa America Centenario. After an unimpressive victory over  Full Article »

Peru national soccer team named for Copa America Centenario
Posted by Colin Post on May 17, 2016 Leave a comment

Peru national soccer team named for Copa America Centenario

The Peruvian Soccer Federation (FPF) has named the official national selection for the centennial Copa America tournament in the United States. Team manager Ricardo Gareca surprised Peru’s sports fans in  Full Article »

Former head of Peru soccer indicted in US probe of FIFA
Posted by Colin Post on Dec 4, 2015 Leave a comment

Former head of Peru soccer indicted in US probe of FIFA

U.S. prosecutors have charged 16 soccer officials including former Peruvian Soccer Federation (FPF) president Manuel Burga in its FIFA corruption probe. Swiss police arrested the presidents of FIFA’s confederations for  Full Article »

Peru beats Paraguay 2-0 to finish third in Copa America
Posted by Colin Post on Jul 3, 2015 Leave a comment

Peru beats Paraguay 2-0 to finish third in Copa America

Goals from Andre Carrillo and Paolo Guerrero led Peru past Paraguay 2-1 at the Ester Roa Rebolledo Stadium in Concepcion, Chile last night to win third place in the 2015  Full Article »

Peru out of Copa America finals after tough loss to Chile
Posted by Colin Post on Jun 29, 2015 Leave a comment

Peru out of Copa America finals after tough loss to Chile

Chile defeated Peru 2-1 in the Copa America semifinals match last night to advance to the championship against the winner between Argentina and Paraguay. Last night’s game was another controversial  Full Article »

Peru to face Chile after Guerrero hat trick dispatches Bolivia
Posted by Colin Post on Jun 26, 2015 Leave a comment

Peru to face Chile after Guerrero hat trick dispatches Bolivia

Peru defeated Bolivia 3-1 in the Copa America quarterfinals last night to qualify for a semifinals match against tournament host Chile. Paolo Guerrero scored two goals in the first 23  Full Article »

Peru advances to Copa America quarterfinals
Posted by Colin Post on Jun 23, 2015 Leave a comment

Peru advances to Copa America quarterfinals

Peru won, lost and tied in Copa America group play to secure a spot in the tournament quarterfinals. The squad faces Bolivia on Thursday. The Copa America tournament features a round  Full Article »

National soccer team selected for Copa America tournament
Posted by Colin Post on May 27, 2015 1 comment

National soccer team selected for Copa America tournament

The coach of Peru’s national soccer team has selected the players who will represent the country at the 2015 Copa America tournament in Chile. The biggest surprise from coach Ricardo Gareca’s  Full Article »