France Vs Peru: Match Preview, Team News, Prediction, Statistics, Head To Head

France Vs Peru: Match Preview, Team News, Prediction, Statistics, Head To Head

June 21, 2018 0 By Samuel Daniel
France could potentially seal their place in the last 16 of the World Cup this evening with a game to spare when they play Peru
An opening World Cup victory over Australia in their opening match has left Les Bleus top of Group
However their opponents today Peru went down to a narrow defeat at the hands of Denmark.
Team News
Kylian Mbappe and Olivier Giroud were both doubts with late injuries as well but Mbappe proved his fitness to start the first game, whilst Giroud came off the bench for the French.
France head coach Didier Deschamps should have his full strength squad to call on for this fixture. Peru also escaped their first fixture without any serious injuries, and should be at full strength for their clash with the French.
Possible Line-Ups
France: Lloris, Sidibe, Varane, Umtiti, Hernandez, Matuidi, Kante, Pogba, Mbappe, Griezmann, Dembele
Peru : Gallese, Advincula, Ramos, Rodriguez, Trauco, Tapia, Yotun, Carrillo, Cueva, Flores, Guerrero


Head To Head
France and Peru have only ever met once before, with that coming in an April 1982 friendly in Paris.
Peru ran out 1-0 winners on that occasion, with Juan Carlos Oblitas scoring the only goal of the game against a French team captained by Michel Platini.
prediction
France 2 Vs 1 Peru