What is soccer called in Peru?

Is soccer called football in Peru?

Association football is the most popular sport in the world, but there is no consensus around the world for what it is called.

Name by Nation.

Team Nickname notes
Peru fútbol the Spanish term for football
Philippines soccer and football Soccer is more common, a result of the American influence

Is soccer popular in Peru?

Football is the most popular sport in Peru, and the Peru national football team have competed in the FIFA World Cup five times. The national team has also won two Copa América trophies: 1939 and 1975.

What are the sports played in Peru?

Which is the national sport of Peru?

De facto national sports

Country Sport
Peru Paleta Frontón
Philippines Sipa, Basketball
Poland Motorcycle speedway
Romania Oina
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