All Whites face Peru for World Cup place

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Prediction of the match Peru – Colombia

The Chileans lost to Brazil 3-0 and needed Colombia to beat Peru to secure their place in Russian Federation. Ricardo Gareca's side will now prepare to face New Zealand over a two-legged play-off.

Hudson told reporters he was glad to get Peru, rather than a star-studded outfit such as Colombia, Chile or Lionel Messi's Argentina.

Peru equalised in the match through national hero Pablo Guerrero in the 76 minute, presenting both sides with a favourable tied scoreline.

Asked by Colombian media in the mixed zone after the match what he'd said to Peru's captain Paolo Guerrero, Falcao said: "We knew what was happening in the other matches, we were playing with (the knowledge of) the other results and in that moment (I tried) to transmit that (to Peru)".

"Whoever we get, it's a tough game, very tough", Hudson said.

He's the best player in the world, and perhaps now his Argentine critics will give him his due.

Despite Hudson's fighting words, the Ricardo Gareca-coached Peru are 12th in the Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings, while New Zealand are ranked 113th.

The first leg will be played in New Zealand on November 6 with the return fixture scheduled for November 14 in Lima.

All that stands between them and a chance at glory is New Zealand.

In a game wrought with tension, the first half offered little in the way of action, with both teams aware that too much of a gung-ho approach could potentially cause them problems, should they be caught on the break. We know we can compete with anyone. But then, in an indirect free kick at goal, Peru equalized.

Argentina, meanwhile, earned a 3-1 win over Ecuador in Quito.

In a helter-skelter final round of South American qualifying, Los Incas' 1-1 draw with Colombia was enough to see them finish fifth, at the expense of Chile.



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