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Peru
Nickname(s) La Blanquirroja
(The White and Red)
Los Incas
(The Incas)
Association Peruvian Football Federation (FPF)
Confederation CONMEBOL
(South America)
Head coach Ricardo Gareca
Captain Paolo Guerrero
Most caps Roberto Palacios (128)
Top scorer Paolo Guerrero (35)
Home stadium Estadio Nacional
FIFA code PER
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 20 Steady (7 February 2019)
Highest 10 (October 2017)
Lowest 91 (September 2009)
Elo ranking
Current 16 Decrease 4 (3 March 2019)
Highest 10 (March–June 2018)
Lowest 76 (2009)
First international
 Peru 0–4 Uruguay 
(Lima, Peru; 1 November 1927)
Biggest win
 Peru 9–1 Ecuador 
(Bogotá, Colombia; 11 August 1938)
Biggest defeat
 Brazil 7–0 Peru 
(Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia; 26 June 1997)
World Cup
Appearances 5 (first in 1930)
Best result Top 8, 1970 (Quarterfinals) & 1978 (Round 2)
Copa América
Appearances 29 (first in 1927)
Best result Champions, 1939 and 1975
CONCACAF Gold Cup
Appearances 1 (first in 2000)
Best result Semifinals, 2000

Peru national football team is the national football team of Peru.

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