Peru vs Paraguay prediction, odds & betting tips – 08/06/2024

Peru vs Paraguay prediction, odds & betting tips – 08/06/2024
Peru and Paraguay to meet in a friendly match - Photo by Icon Sport
Peru vs Paraguay prediction
Peru and Paraguay to meet in a friendly match – Photo by Icon Sport

Peru will host Paraguay in Lima on Saturday, 8 June, in an international friendly.

Will Peru take the advantage of playing at home or will Paraguay avoid another loss? Find that out and more from our Peru vs Paraguay prediction and preview below.

Peru vs Paraguay prediction: A low-scoring match expected

Key Stats

  • The last three H2H meetings between Peru and Paraguay have all gone under 2.5 total goals.
  • Paraguay have gone under 2.5 total goals in their last seven games across the board.
  • Peru have gone under 2.5 total goals in seven of their last eight matches in all competitions.
  • Three of the previous five duels between Peru and Paraguay have ended in draws.

Pre-game odds and win probability: Bookies without a clear favourite 

  • HOME: 7/5 (2.40) – 41.70%
  • DRAW: 11/5 (3.20) – 31.30%
  • AWAY: 2/1 (3.00) – 33.30%

*odds from Ladbrokes, subject to change

It's obvious from these Peru vs Paraguay matches that the hosts are the expected winners, but not by a big margin, which makes sense since neither of these two teams are in great form.

That being said, Peru have done better recently and won their last two matches, although they were both friendly games. Meanwhile, Paraguay have been better in South American WC qualifiers so far, with Peru sitting at the bottom without any wins in six games.

Anyhow, if you liked our predictions for this duel, make sure to also check out some of our other betting tips for today.

Last five H2Hs: No wins for Paraguay lately

Paraguay have failed to win any games in the last five duels with Peru, with Peru winning twice and three games ending in a draw—one of which was in 2021 in Copa America quarter-finals and Peru have also won that game after penalties.

Meanwhile, when it comes to the overall H2H record between these teams, Paraguay have the advantage there: 23-16-18.

South America - World Cup Qualifying 07/09/23

Paraguay

Paraguay

0
Peru

Peru

0

International Match 17/11/22

Peru

Peru

1
Paraguay

Paraguay

0

South America - World Cup Qualifying 30/03/22

Peru

Peru

2
Paraguay

Paraguay

0

Copa America 02/07/21

Peru

Peru

3 (4)
Paraguay

Paraguay

3 (3)

South America - World Cup Qualifying 08/10/20

Paraguay

Paraguay

2
Peru

Peru

2

Peru preview: Hoping to win third in a row

As we mentioned above, Peru have won their last two matches, both friendlies, so they seem to be doing well lately. They will be hoping to extend this solid run in this game and beyond, once they resume their participation in WC qualifiers. Speaking of which, Peru are at the bottom of the standings there, with two points from the first six rounds.

Predicted lineup: Gallese (GK), Corzo, Santamaria, Abram, Advincula, Tapia, Pena, Quispe, Lopez, Flores & Guerrero

Africa - World Cup Qualifying 11/06/24

D

Kenya

Kenya

0

Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast

0

Africa - World Cup Qualifying 07/06/24

W

Gabon

Gabon

0

Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast

1

International Match 26/03/24

W

Uruguay

Uruguay

1

Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast

2

International Match 23/03/24

D

Benin

Benin

2

Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast

2

Africa Cup of Nations 11/02/24

W

Nigeria

Nigeria

1

Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast

2

Paraguay preview: Not in the best of forms

With one win in their last six games, Paraguay will be hoping for a better performance against Peru, in what will be their first match in 2024 since they haven't played any friendlies this year, unlike their next opponent Peru. When it comes to Paraguay's performances in WC qualifiers, they are currently seventh in the standings with five points.

Predicted lineup: Coronel (GK), Ramirez, Gomez, Balbuena, Espinoza, Cubas, Villasanti, Rojas, Sanchez, Almiron & Gonzalez

Africa - World Cup Qualifying 11/06/24

W

Gambia

Gambia

2

Gabon

Gabon

3

Africa - World Cup Qualifying 07/06/24

L

Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast

1

Gabon

Gabon

0

International Match 25/03/24

D

Congo

Congo

1

Gabon

Gabon

1

International Match 22/03/24

L

Senegal

Senegal

3

Gabon

Gabon

0

Africa - World Cup Qualifying 19/11/23

W

Burundi

Burundi

1

Gabon

Gabon

2

Player to watch: Paolo Guerrero

As one of the oldest and most experienced players in this Paraguay team, Paolo Guerrero is the captain and our player to watch in this duel with Peru.

Paolo Guerrero
Guerrero hoping to lead Paraguay to victory – Photo by Icon Sport

Will Guerrero score his 40th goal for Paraguay?

With 39 goals in 117 games for his national team, Guerrero has been a prolific servant for Paraguay. While he's now 40-years-old, he still has some juice left and he's hoping to prove it in this next game.


Vladimir’s dreams of becoming a professional basketball player ended a long time ago, but his other dream of becoming a writer came true as he combined his love of writing and sports to become a professional content writer who covers multiple sports, including football, basketball, and tennis.