Venezuela vs Peru (By: PlayMaker)
In the group with a strong Brazilian home team and Bolivia is not appreciated, the outcome of the upcoming match on the Arena do Grêmio stadium will play a decisive role to the 2nd place in Group A of Venezuela and Peru.
The two teams' latest preparation match for 2019 Copa America had conflicting results, while Venezuela had an impressive 3-0 victory over the USA, Ricardo Gareca's team were not good and had to fail 0-3 by Colombia.
Venezuela is ranked 29th in the Fifa ranking, the recent performance of Rafael Dudamel's players are quite good, in the last 10 matches Venezuela draws 3 and wins 4. Especially they have just had a good run for Copa America. In the Copa America history, Venezuela also play quite well, they often pass the group stage, even winning 4th place in Copa America 2011.
On the other side of the Peruvian front line, there is a poor performance, 10 matches have been played and they men of Ricardo Gareca lost to 6. In terms of FIFA rankings, Peru is not much better than Venezuelawith only 8 higher rank, a distance does not make much sense in the region. Peru's squad has no outstanding stars but is fairly balance. Their players compete in many countries around the world from Europe to North America, Central America and even South America.
Venezuela and Peru often encounter in both official and recent matches, so both of them understand each other's play. The history of confrontation is not on neither side, 10 times the most recent meeting, both teams are sharing 4 wins and 2 draws.
The last two encounters between Venezuela and Peru have a draw of 2-2. Both teams have quality attacking players such as Rondon, Martínez or Ruidíaz, who have high scoring rate in their club shirt. The upcoming match is very important for both Venezuela and Peru. Combined with the enthusiasm of South American football, promises to have an extremely exciting match on Arena do Grêmio for fans.
The same time last year, Peru are playing their historic World Cup, but at the moment the momentum is on the Venezuela's side.
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Venezuela vs Peru predictions
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Venezuela vs Peru betting preview represents the personal opinion of the author (PlayMaker).