What are the main sports 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 some sports they play in Peru?

Where does the national sport of Peru come from?

The Peru sailing team also have a notable number of world championship wins and awards. The national sport of Peru is Paleta Fronton. The game is similar to squash, but with just one wall and dates back to the 1940’s.

Is football popular in Peru?

Football is the most popular sport in Peru.

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