4 Quarter-Finals (1970)
Paolo Guerrero. He looked destined to miss the finals after receiving a year-long ban for a doping violation. But the Flamengo hitman, 34, has had his suspension halved and delayed until after the tournament. His timely return will fuel Peru’s belief they can cause a few shocks. Group
Despite making the last four at the Copa America in
2011 and 2015, this is the first time in 36 years Peru have qualified for the World Cup. They will need Guerrero and Edison Flores, who both scored five times in the qualifiers, to produce similar stats to make it out of this group.