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Suspended Peru captain Paolo Guerrero to miss World Cup in Russia
Posted by Markus Skagbrant on Dec 10, 2017 Leave a comment

Suspended Peru captain Paolo Guerrero to miss World Cup in Russia

Peru’s amazing World Cup qualification will see them participate in the biggest football tournament for the first time since 1982, but they have been dealt a crushing blow to their  Full Article »

Peru enters FIFA Top 10 for first time in history
Posted by Nic Waddell on Oct 16, 2017 Leave a comment

Peru enters FIFA Top 10 for first time in history

Peru’s performance during the World Cup 2018 Qualifiers has pushed them into the FIFA World Rankings top 10 for the first time in history. Following Los Incas’ unbeaten record during 2017, which  Full Article »

Peru to extradite soccer boss to US on FIFA corruption charges
Posted by Colin Post on Jun 3, 2016 1 comment

Peru to extradite soccer boss to US on FIFA corruption charges

A court in Peru has approved the extradition of former Peruvian Soccer Federation (FPF) director Manuel Burga to the United States. Judge Javier Villa ruled that Burga could be extradited  Full Article »

Peru set to extradite FIFA executive to US
Posted by Colin Post on Dec 7, 2015 1 comment

Peru set to extradite FIFA executive to US

Police in Peru have detained former Peruvian Soccer Federation (FPF) chief Manuel Burga in anticipation of extraditing him to the United States. Burga was arrested Friday night at his home  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 doubtful for 2018 World Cup after loss to Chile
Posted by Colin Post on Oct 14, 2015 Leave a comment

Peru doubtful for 2018 World Cup after loss to Chile

A ten-man Peru lost its second consecutive World Cup elimination match to Chile last night after falling to Colombia last week. Peru needed a win at home against its historic  Full Article »

Paolo Guerrero nominated for Ballon d’Or soccer award
Posted by Colin Post on Oct 3, 2015 Leave a comment

Paolo Guerrero nominated for Ballon d’Or soccer award

Peru soccer star Paolo Guerrero was nominated two win the FIFA Ballon d’Or soccer award in 2015. Guerrero was one of 59 nominees to win the award for best player  Full Article »