Peru News

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Pizarro and Farfan left out again by Peru coach

March, 14 2009

Peru's top strikers Claudio Pizarro and Jefferson Farfan were again overlooked by coach Jose del Solar as he named his squad for World Cup qualifing matches against Chile and Brazil.

Pizarro wants to play again for Peru

February, 16 2009

Claudio Pizarro still wants to play for Peru despite falling out with national team coach Jose del Solar and the country's football federation.

Peru announce breakthrough over FIFA ban

December, 13 2008

The Peruvian Football Federation hope to have a FIFA ban prohibiting them from playing in all international competitions lifted after announcing today they had reached a key agreement with the country's government.

Peru banned from international competition

November, 24 2008

Peru have been banned from international competition, a leading official at the South American Football Confederation (CSF) said on Monday.

Blatter gives Peru till Monday to avoid ban

November, 21 2008

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has given Peru until Monday to end a long-running feud between the football federation (FPF) and the government or face an immediate international ban.

Peru coach gives up on World Cup dream

October, 16 2008

Peru coach Jose Guillermo Del Solar has admitted his dream of qualifying for the 2010 World Cup is all but over after Wednesday's 1-0 defeat to Paraguary.

Peru add Vilchez to squad to face Argentina

September, 8 2008

Peru boss Jose Del Solar had called up defender Walter Vilchez for the World Cup qualifier against Argentina in Lima on Thursday.

Guerrero issues apology after appeal fails

August, 27 2008

Peru striker Paolo Guerrero has apologised for verbally abusing referee Pablo Pozo during his side's 6-0 World Cup qualifying defeat to Uruguay in June.

Solar leaves managerial fate up to Peruvian FA

June, 18 2008

Jose Del Solar is prepared to let the officials decide his fate and will not resign as coach following Peru`s 6-0 loss to Uruguay which all but ends their slim World Cup qualification hopes.

Peru jeered at airport after friendly rout

June, 10 2008

Peru, thumped 4-0 by Mexico in a friendly on Sunday, were jeered and insulted on returning to Lima airport while President Alan Garcia said he was ashamed of their performance.

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