Brazil to hold World Cup qualifier against Peru on Sunday

Brasilia will host the World Cup Qualifier against Peru in its capital, São Paulo on Sunday.

Brazil’s two matches against the former colonial power in the country’s third consecutive edition of the World Championship are expected to be the most important in the team’s preparations for the 2017 tournament.

The Confederations Cup hosts Chile, Colombia and Costa Rica and will be played in its home stadium.

The opening round of qualifying for the World cup will be held on March 16, with Brazil hosting Colombia, Peru and Costa Rico in the group stage.