Peru vs Iceland Today’s Soccer Prediction
The Peruvians did very well in the first game of the friendly series. On Friday, March 23, they defeated Croatia 2-0. They increased to a 3-game sequence in which their defense was not leaked. Carrilo, in the 12 minutes of the first half, and Flores, 3 minutes from the final stage, the goals scored.
The confrontation showed more the efficiency of the finalization than the quality of play of the South American team. The Europeans dominated the ball most of the time (60% to 40%), tried to hit the goal more than twice as many times (16 to 7), hit the target more (7 to 3) but failed overcome the goalkeeper Caceda.
The loss was due to the midfielder Yotun, who was sent off in the 29th minute of the final stage. Thus, he will not be able to participate in the duel of this Tuesday. However, the penalty will not be extended to official matches. This will allow him to be called up for the 2018 Russia game without any limitation, provided, of course, coach Ricardo Gareca wishes to call him.
The Icelanders were hit by the Mexicans in Friday’s duel, March 23, also disputed in the United States. They did not have any chance to hold on to the rivals and took a unopposed 3 to 0.
The only aspect that can be considered positive in acting was offensive objectivity. The Iceland team had possession of the ball by only 35% against 65% of the rivals. However, he managed to create more opportunities to risk kicks. It was 13 against nine. But Mexico sent more balls on the target (5 to 4) and with greater danger.
Soccer Prediction of the Day Peru vs Iceland
It will be up to the Peruvians to take control of the game against an Iceland that does not make the slightest question of keeping the ball in their feet. When he picks up the ball, he tries to define the moves quickly trying to explore possible failures in the marking of the opponent. The draw seems to be a good choice for a guess.
Prediction Today: A tie