Brazil will lock horns against Peru in the Group A match of Copa America 2021 on 17th June/ 18th June (India), at Estádio Nilton Santos, Rio de Janeiro. Brazil defeated Peru in the 2019 Copa America final, and they will be looking for a similar performance as they look to make it two wins in a row. Whereas, Peru would be eyeing revenge and begin their campaign on a positive note.
Brazil vs Peru : Team Preview
Brazil may have won the Copa America opener with a thumping victory, but they now face their 2019 final opponent, Peru. With goals from Marquinhos, Neymar, and Gabriel Barbosa, they blasted their way through the first game against Venezuela, winning 3-0.
The hosts will want to maintain their momentum against Peru in order to establish their dominance in the current season of the competition. A win would put them in charge of Group A and give them a chance to advance to the knockout rounds of the competition.
Peru will be aiming for a strong start to their season, despite the fact that facing Brazil in such a match is usually a difficult job. They’ll be looking to take encouragement from their 2-1 triumph against Ecuador in the World Cup Qualifiers, which came after four straight losses.
Peru produced a tremendous performance in the 2019 edition, reaching the final, and they are anticipated to do so again.
BRA VS PER Head to Head
Brazil and Peru have faced each other in 48 matches with Brazil having a clear edge winning 34 games to Peru’s five wins. They last encountered in 2020 with Brazil handing a 4-2 defeat to Peru.
Match Name: Brazil vs Peru
Date: 17th June/ 18th June (India)
Timings: 8:00 pm ET/ 5:30 am IST
Venue: Estádio Nilton Santos
Squads to choose from
Gabriel Jesus, Roberto Firmino, Everton, Weverton, Éder Militão, Casemiro, Gabriel, Felipe, Neymar, Lucas Paquetá, Danilo, Richarlison, Renan Lodi, Alisson, Éverton Ribeiro, Emerson, Vinícius Júnior, Fabinho, Alex Sandro, Ederson, Fred, Thiago Silva, Douglas Luiz, Marquinhos
Renato Tapia, Santiago Ormeño, Anderson Santamaría, Gerald Távara, Carlos Lora, Renzo Garcés, Gianluca Lapadula, Marcos Johan López, Christian Cueva, Luis Iberico, Raziel García, Miguel Araujo, Alex Valera, Alexis Martín Arias, Alexander Callens, Yoshimar Yotún, José Carvallo, Luis Abram, Wilder Cartagena, André Carrillo, Pedro Gallese, Sergio Peña, Carlos Cáceda, Aldo Corzo, Christian Ramos, Miguel Trauco
Probable Playing XI
Alisson Becker, Danilo, Eder Militao, Marquinhos, Renan Lodi, Casemiro, Fred, Lucas Paqueta, Neymar, Gabriel Jesus, Richarlison
Pedro Gallese, Luis Advincula, Christian Ramos, Luis Abram, Miguel Araujo, Renato Tapia, Yoshimar Yotun; Christian Cueva, Sergio Pena, Andre Carillo, Gianluca Lapadula
Brazil: Neymar, Marquinhos, Casemiro
Peru: Gianluca Lapadula, Christian Cueva, Miguel Araujo
Alisson Becker, Marquinhos (VC), Miguel Araujo, Eder Militao, Casemiro, Christian Cueva, Andre Carillo, Yoshimar Yotun, Neymar (C), Gianluca Lapadula, Gabriel Jesus
Brazil are clear favorites to win this matching owing to the strength and balance in their squad. They have a great record against Peru, also they are coming off a big victory in their last game and would be looking to keep their momentum going forward.
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