How to Watch Peru vs. New Zealand

How to Watch Peru vs. New Zealand

Chasing a goal, New Zealand brought on Burnley striker Chris Wood and his introduction caused problems for the Peru defence.

He led Peru to the semi-finals of the 2015 Copa America but they struggled in the early World Cup qualifiers, winning just one of their first six fixtures. "Now we have to keep working and prepare for the finals".

Lima shook after Jefferson Farfan's opener gave Peru the advantage it needed to get to the World Cup, and did so hard enough to set off some earthquake-detection apps.

Defender Christian Ramos netted the second in the 65th from Cueva's corner.

Peruvian players dedicated the win to striker Paolo Guerrero, who was suspended on doping suspicions.

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How to Watch Peru vs. New Zealand

"It is a wait of 35 years, we didn't deserve to be away from the World Cup for so long", Cueva said. 'All Peruvians should take this Thursday to celebrate as never before'. I can't imagine scenes like this in the United States even if the USA won the World Cup, let alone just qualifying.

The qualification of Peru in the early hours of Thursday (in Nigeria) meant all 32 finalists for the 21st FIFA World Cup finals taking place in Russian Federation between June 14 and July 15, 2018 are now known. Peru will be in a pot of second-seeded teams alongside Spain, Switzerland, England, Colombia, Mexico, Uruguay and Croatia.

"He was very important for us at this turbulent moment", Gareca said.

New Zealand failed in a bid to reach its third World Cup. "Let's celebrate with responsibility".