PERU

Daily Mail - - World Cup 2018 -

THE BOSS RICARDO GARECA

Nick­named ‘Tiger’, the Ar­gen­tinian’s side pounced as Chile and Paraguay floun­dered in qual­i­fy­ing.

THE STAR JEF­FER­SON FAR­FAN

Loko­mo­tiv Moscow for­ward who scored Peru’s opener in their 2-0 play-off win over New Zealand.

THE PROSPECT EDISON FLORES

The winger, who plays for Aal­borg in Denmark, was Peru’s joint-top scorer in qual­i­fy­ing with five goals.

KEY STRENGTH

Al­ready un­beaten in 15 games, Peru have cap­tain Paolo Guer­rero, 34, back af­ter a drug ban for co­caine was lifted for the World Cup.

BIG­GEST WEAK­NESS

A lack of tour­na­ment ex­pe­ri­ence and vul­ner­a­bil­ity at set-pieces.

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