France will have one eye on the round of 16 spots when they kick-off their second game at the 2018 FIFA World Cup against Peru on 21st June at the Central Stadium Yekaterinburg. Peru is on a high though, as they have been undefeated since the last eight games. France, on the other hand, has been on and off and on and off in their last few games. France does possess all the strength to defeat Peru, but it will be interesting to see whether they’ll be able to do it or not on the big day. If Peru does manage to turn the tables on France, they’ll be in with a golden chance of making it through to the last 16.
Irrespective of the result, France has exhibited some great attacking football in their recent games. If not for anything else, fans will turn up in massive numbers to watch France unleash their attack once again. Mbappe, Griezmann, Pogba, each name aiming for glory for their nation. To match this high quality of football, Peru will have to be at their attacking best. Fans will be desperate to catch every bit of this exhibition of entertaining football. To help you get things sorted, we’ve got this little guide to the game ready.
France vs Peru Live stream
The deciding game of Group C between France and Peru will be a high stake game for all the fans, and thus a live stream of it becomes much more important. For the French fans, beIN Sports will be up with its massive live stream which will also be available for fans from all the MENA countries. Another major live stream for the game will come from FOX Sports which will have an entire live stream channel on their website dedicated entirely to the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The Asian Subcontinent fans will be able to live stream the match exclusively on Sony’s official smartphone app, Sony LIV. Peru, along with all other Caribbean fans, will have to sign up on DirecTV’s website to enjoy the live stream.
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Watch France vs Peru Online
The fans from all of UK will be able to choose from BBC or ITV’s live stream. Same will be the case for the African fans, who’ll have a live stream of France vs Peru game on Canal+, Kwese Sports, and SuperSport. There will be many countries where an official broadcast won’t be available for this game. Fans from those countries can easily get things sorted by using the VPN Gateways available even for free on the internet. Also, cable has spoiled the watching experience for many fans on many occasions. In case you wish to avoid watching France vs Peru game on cable, there will be a second option called Sticky Bundles. fuboTV, DirecTV, PlayStation Vue, and Sling TV have proved to be an excellent replacement for cables.
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The Group C game between France and Peru will be played at the Central Stadium Yekaterinburg on 21st June 2018 with the kick-off scheduled at 18:00 local time. The Ekaterinburg Arena is amongst the smaller stadiums being used at the 2018 FIFA World Cup with a seating capacity of just over 35,000. That number will get further reduced after the World Cup to a mere 23,000.
France manager, Didier Deschamps, will be in a dilemma to pick up the perfect playing XI as he has got a bit too many star players to choose from. Peru, on the other hand, looks much more organized having to be undefeated in their last eight games. Peru hasn’t got a single big name in their squad but has still managed some exceptional results which speak volumes about how well organized their side is. France, on the contrary, is still struggling to find the perfect XI. Here is the team sheets may look for both the sides on match day.
Lloris (GK); Varane, Sidibe, Umtiti, Koscielny; Pogba, Rabiot, Kante; Griezmann, Mbappe, Dembele
Gallese (GK); A. Rodriguez, Advincula, C. Ramos, Trauco; Yotun, Tapia, Hurtado; Farfan, Carrillo, Guerrero
The official broadcast of France vs Peru game will start soon after Denmark vs Australia game comes to an end. The French fans can catch their home side’s action on beIN Sports and TF1. The Peru supporters will have to tune into DirecTV to watch their team take on the mighty French. beIN Sports will broadcast the game to all the MENA Countries along with France. The match will be televised on FOX Sports in America, Sony ESPN in Asian Subcontinent, DirecTV in the Caribbean, Canal+, Kwese Sports, and SuperSport in Africa, and on BBC and ITV in the UK. All the official broadcasts will begin soon after the full-time whistle in Denmark vs Australia game.
The match looks a lot more interesting when the recent results are taken into consideration. Peru, in fact, looks to be the better side. France, however, is still the side most likely to come out as winners given their star-studded lineup. However, France has fallen prey to some horrendous defending in their recent games and that is the only thing they’ll have to avoid to win this one. One gift from the French defense and Peru’s attack will be all over them. Our final scoreline prediction, hoping that French defense would play some good football, reads France 2-0 Peru.