Posted on: 2021-10-14 17:09:20
Argentina hosts Peru on Thursday as World Cup qualifying continues in CONMEBOL.
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Peru has not beaten Argentina since 1997 so it would be a massive shock if it could take all three points in Buenos Aires, especially as Argentina has not lost a game so far in qualifying.
Ahead of the game, Goal has the details of how to watch on TV, stream online, team news and more.
TV channel, live stream & how to watch
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Team news and rosters Position Argentina roster Goalkeepers Armani, E Martinez, Andrada, Musso Defenders Otamendi, Acuna, Tagliafico, Pezzella, Montiel, Foyth, Quarta, Molina, Romero, Lissandro Martinez, Medina Midfielders Di Maria, Paredes, De Paul, Lo Celso, Rodriguez, A Correa, Palacios, Dominguez, Gomez Forwards Messi, Lautaro Martinez, Gonzalez, J Correa, Alario, Alvarez
Lionel Messi became the first South American player to score 80 international goals this week and will be looking to add to his tally against Peru.
Lautaro Martinez is likely to partner him in attack, but Marcos Acuna and Joaquin Correa are likely to miss out for Argentina due to injury.
Predicted Argentina starting XI: E Martinez; Montiel, Romero, Otamendi, Tagliafico; Di Maria, Paredes, De Paul, Gonzalez; Messi, Lautaro.
Position Peru roster Goalkeepers Gallese, Carvallo, Caceda Defenders Advincula, Ramos, Trauco, Zambrano, Abram, Santamaria, Callens, Araujo, Lopez, Lora Midfielders Yotun, Cueva, Carrillo, Tapia, Flores, Aquino, Gonzales, Pena, Cartagena, Garcia, Costa Forwards Guerrero, Farfan, Ruidiaz, Lapadula, Ormeno
Peru suffered a disappointing defeat to Bolivia in its last game, losing pace on the teams in qualifying contention.
It now sits five points behind an automatic spot in Qatar and four points behind the inter-confederation play-offs.
Miguel Trauco is back in contention after serving his suspension, while Jefferson Farfan is set to win his 100th international cap.
Predicted Peru starting XI: Gallese; Advincula, Abram, Callens, Lopez; Yotun, Aquino, Gonzales; Farfan, Lapadula, Cueva.
Recent results and head-to-headLast five results Argentina results Peru results Argentina 3-0 Uruguay (Oct 10) Bolivia 1-0 Peru (Oct 10) Paraguay 0-0 Argentina (Oct 7) Peru 2-0 Chile (Oct 7) Argentina 3-0 Bolivia (Sep 10) Brazil 2-0 Peru (Sep 9) Brazil P-P Argentina (Sep 5) Peru 1-0 Venezuela (Sep 5) Venezuela 1-3 Argentina (Sep 3) Peru 1-1 Uruguay (Sep 2) Head-to-head Date Result 11/17/2020 Peru 0-2 Argentina 10/17/2017 Argentina 0-0 Peru 10/7/2016 Peru 2-2 Argentina 10/11/2013 Argentina 3-1 Peru 9/11/2012 Peru 1-1 Argentina
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