Peru News

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Maradona going local ahead of crucial qualifier

October, 5 2009

Argentina coach Diego Maradona has added nine home-based players to his squad for the crucial World Cup qualifying matches against Peru and Uruguay.

Peru's Solano to quit international football

October, 1 2009

Peru midfielder Nolberto Solano announced on Wednesday he will quit international soccer after next month's World Cup qualifiers.

Peru make change to avoid national team boycott

August, 19 2009

Peru's football federation, threatened with a players' boycott of the national team, has announced a number of changes aimed at improving working conditions for the players in the country.

Peru's players threaten to boycott national team

July, 26 2009

Peru could forfeit their World Cup qualifiers next month after about 500 players sent letters of resignation to the Peruvian Football Federation (FPF), local media reported on Saturday.

Peru left player behind in Colombia after qualifier

June, 15 2009

Peru striker Hernan Rengifo has criticised the country's football federation after he was left behind in the team hotel following Wednesday's World Cup qualifier in Colombia, local media reported.

Peruvian players to boycott national team call-ups

May, 28 2009

Peruvian players said they would boycott the national team if the country's soccer authorities do not make wholesale changes to the way the sport is run.

Pizarro cleared over salacious allegations

Soccernet staff | April, 17 2009

Peru striker Claudio Pizarro has successfully appealed against a $10,000 fine for allegedly smuggling prostitutes and alcohol into a hotel while on national team duty.

Chileans single out Solano as danger man

March, 26 2009

Chile have identified Peru captain Nolberto Solano as the main threat in their World Cup qualifier on Sunday.

Politics and football don't mix, says Peru's Solano

March, 25 2009

Peru captain Nolberto Solano has asked for politics to be kept out of next Sunday's World Cup qualifier against bitter rivals Chile.

Pizarro facing two-year ban amid agent claims?

March, 17 2009

Peruvian international striker Claudio Pizarro insists he has done nothing wrong amid reports he could face a two-year ban for acting as an agent.

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