Brazil vs Peru: Copa America 2021 | Head to Head | Preview | Prediction | Lineup | Trivia
Brazil's quest for their 10th Copa America title moves ahead after beating Chile 1 - 0 in the Quarter Finals and will go against Peru.
Brazil vs Peru: Copa America Head to Head Preview
Brazil had their striker Gabriel Jesus sent off for a high kick on Chile's Eugenio Mena at the 48th minute of the match, still, Brazil won by the narrowest of margins to clinch their place in the Top 4.
Peru defeated much-spirited Paraguay who was one of the surprises of the season, the score was 3 - 3 at the end of full time where Peru edged out 4 - 3 on penalties.
Brazil has defeated Peru in this year's Copa America group stages on the 2nd matchday where they comprehensively won 4-0 where the goals were scored by Alex Sandro, Neymar, Riberio, and Richarlison.
Match Details: Copa America
Quarter-Finals: Brazil v/s Peru
Date: 6 July 2021
Location: Estadio Olimpico Nilton Santos, Rio de Janeiro
Kick-off: 4.30 AM IST
Brazil vs Peru: Sportco Copa America Trivia
★ Peru is the last team that beat Brazil as a visitor in the Copa America – the Incas beat them 3-1 in the 1975 semi-final.
★ Since then Brazil has never lost a game at home in Copa America - W13 D8
★ Gareca will lead Peru for the fourth time in Copa America – he is the coach with the most matches in charge of the national team in the competition (16).
★ Peru won their 1st Copa America Title in 1939 and have won the competition two times - 1939, 1975
Brazil vs Peru: Head to Head Record
★ Brazil has gone head to head with Peru 46 times in all competitions, Brazil has come up as the dominant side in the fixture by winning it 33 times. Peru has won the tie just 5 times where there have been 8 draws.
★ In Copa America, the teams have faced each other 12 times - Brazil has won 8 times, Peru has won 2 times and there have been two draws.
★ Brazil v/s Peru was the Copa America Finals match-up in 2019 - Brazil won the match 3-1
★ In their latest encounter, in the group stage of this competition, Brazil knocked off Peru 4-0 in the group stage matchup.
Brazil vs Peru: Last 5 Head to Head Results
Brazil vs Peru: Copa America Flashback
Brazil vs Peru: Head to Head Form Guide
Brazil - Alisson Becker; Danilo, Eder Militao, Marquinhos, Alex Sandro; Casemiro, Lucas Pacqueta; Roberto Firmino, Richarlison, Neymar; Gabigol
Peru - Pedro Gallese; Miguel Trauco, Alexander Callens, Christian Ramos, Aldo Corzo; Yoshimar Yotun, Renato Tapia; Christian Cueva, Sergio Pena, Santiago Ormeño; Gianluca Lapadula
Brazil vs Peru: Head to Head Prediction
Brazil v/s Peru has produced a goal-fest for the Samba boys. In the last 5 meet-ups, they have scored an average of 2+ goals and have lost just once in the last 5 games.
Brazil is the favorite to win it and move into the finals for the consecutive edition of Copa America.
Peru would be without their top scorer Andre Carrillo who was red-carded in the quarter-finals and Brazil will be without their striker Gabriel Jesus who is ruled out due to suspension.