France vs Peru match will be held at Yekaterinburg Arena, Yekaterinburg, Thursday (21/06/2018). In the other match, Denmark will face Australia.
France who now top Group C with three points, equal to Denmark, must win against Peru to secure their 16th place. But Antoine Griezmann et al predicted going to trouble.
France had previously won 2-1 over Australia. Griezmann’s VAR goal penalty penalty as well as Aziz Behich’s own assassin ensured their first three points in the 2018 World Cup.
From the game, seen there are a number of problems from France. The second goal against Australia proves his attacking line is still difficult to dismantle the opponent’s defense.
While the back line is also still often make a mistake, which proved to provide a penalty for Australia through hand ball Samuel Umtiti.
No doubt, Peru’s potential complicate France will be present tonight. Los Incas showed a solid performance in his first game.
Despite losing 0-1 from Denmark, Peru played better in the game. They master possession ball reach 52%, release 17 shots, and six on target. Denmark itself ‘helped’ by goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel, who repeatedly secure the net from the onslaught of Peru.
In history, Peru and France had met once in a friendly match in 1982. At that time, Peru won 1-0 at the Parc d Princes.
But since 1978, France has never lost against the Latin American team at the World Cup. France can win three times and draw four times in their last seven meetings. The Rooster Team can clean sheets in the last six meetings.
As for Peru have a bad record when facing the European team. The results of his last five meetings were two draws and three defeats.
The French Chancery won a bigger clear match. However, the team made by Didier Deschamps it must go through the fierce resistance that Peru awarded first.
France favored by European betting house, William Hill, will win the match with a coefficient of 4/7. While the draw is given a coefficient of 11/4, while Peru’s victory is in coefficient 5.