Wouldn’t it be in March? García Pye revealed when the qualifiers for the 2026 World Cup would start

Peru vs. Paraguay will play this Wednesday, November 16, at the Monumental de Ate stadium, with the aim of observing soccer players and preparing for what will be the next qualifiers for the World Cup 2026. Although this process will begin next year, the exact date is not yet officially known.

In recent months, It was mentioned that the date would not change compared to the last qualifiers and that it would start in March; however, the selection manager of the Peruvian Football Federation (FPF), Antonio García Pye, He told in a recent interview that it would be postponed for a few months.

“The start of the Qualifiers has not yet been made official, apparently it will be in June, but it is not 100% confirmed. If so, we would have more friendlies.” told RPP.

In this same line, Garcia Pye He stated that the UNSA Monumental Stadium in Arequipa would be one of the venues where the Peruvian team would play at home. The friendly against Bolivia will be a great thermometer to evaluate how those led by Juan Reynoso perform.

“There is a possibility that Arequipa is one of the venues to play some of the Qualifying games, so playing against Bolivia there was a good opportunity as a pilot plan,” accurate.

The friendly match between the Bicolor and the Albirroja will be played this Wednesday, November 16, at the Monumental Stadium, at 8:00 pm (Peruvian time).