Neymar was the star again as Brazil clinched a 2-0 victory over Peru at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife for the 10th round of the South American World Cup Qualifiers 2022. Check out the highlights and goals of this exciting match.
The PSG forward assisted Everton Ribeiro in Brazil's first goal and then scored the team's second strike to claim a new victory. The national team coached by Tite leads the South American World Cup Qualifiers 2022 standings, followed byArgentina.
Brazil vs Peru: Match Preview
Brazil and Peru clash today, September 9, at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife on Matchday 10 of the South American 2022 World Cup Qualifiers. La Verde-Amarela come from a controversial situation during their clash against Argentina, while La Blanquirroja got a breath of fresh air on Sunday against Venezuela. The hosts, with Neymar as their main star, will try to extedn their winning run in the tournament to stay safe at the top of the standings, while Peru know they will face one of their biggest challenges. Here, check out everything there is to know about this exciting soccer game, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, and odds. To watch this game in the US, tune in to FuboTV.
La Canarinha were set for a blockbuster showdown last weekend until the local health authorities invaded the pitch. While they keep on waiting for the Conmebol and FIFA decision about the points, Brazil have to focus on taking care of business again.
Peru, on the other hand, head into this game after taking a big monkey off their back on Matchday 6. Ricardo Gareca's men claimed a much-needed win that enables them to remain in contention for a Qatar 2022 berth. Will they build from there to upset the hosts?
Brazil vs Peru: Match Information
Date: Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021
Time: 8:30 PM (ET)
Location: Arena Pernambuco, Recife
Brazil vs Peru: Time by State in the US
ET: 8:30 PM
CT: 7:30 PM
MT: 6:30 PM
PT: 5:30 PM
Brazil vs Peru: Storylines and Head-to-Head
Before Sunday's shocking turn of events, Brazil extended their perfect streak to seven games when they defeated Chile on Matchday 9. Although they might lose the points of the game vs. Argentina, Tité's side has been unstoppable in the tournament so far.
It's not been an easy start to the World Cup Qualifiers for Peru, who headed to their last game with the weight of the world on their shoulders. Gareca's team didn't shine but got the job done and beat Venezuela. They'll obviously try to pick up from where they left off but it's never easy to do so against Brazil.
These two familiar foes have met 12 times in the World Cup Qualifying so far. La Canarinha have been invincible so far, winning on eight occasions while they draw in the other four games.
Brazil vs Peru: South American 2022 World Cup Qualifiers Standings
Brazil continue atop the South American 2022 World Cup Qualifiers table with 21 points after seven games played. Peru are in a tougher spot as they stand seventh with eight points.
How to watch or live stream Brazil vs Peru in the US
The game to be played between Brazil and Peru at Arena Pernambuco in Recife on Matchday 10 of the South American 2022 World Cup Qualifiers will be broadcast in the US by FuboTV.
Brazil vs Peru: Predictions and Odds
Bookmakers in the US have placed their bets for this game and they see the hosts as heavy favorites. FanDuel has given Brazil odds of -330, while Peru have +800, and a tie would result in a +410 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel.