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Match 39 Suwon - SUWON
Rain
29 August
1:1 a.e.t. (1:1, 1:1) 5:4 PSO
  • Reimond MANCO (13')
  • Nuriddin DAVRONOV (15')

Referee Matthew BREEZE (AUS)

Summary

Hero Hermoza sends Peru through

Hero Hermoza sends Peru through

Peru overcame Tajikistan 5-4 in a typically nailbiting penalty shoot-out to take their place in the last eight at Korea 2007. The hero of the hour was shot-stopper Eder Hermoza, who saved the Tajiks' first spot-kick before Irven Avila coolly finished the job off with the decisive penalty.As the rain teemed down in Suwon, it was the South Americans who adapted more quickly to the soggy pitch, ...

Highlights

Line-up

PER
TJK
Substitute(s)
Coaches
Juan Jose ORE (PER)
(TJK) Pulod KODIROV
Officials
  • Referee: Matthew BREEZE (AUS)
  • Assistant Referee 1: Matthew CREAM (AUS)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Jim OULIARIS (AUS)
  • Fourth official: KWON Jong Chul (KOR)
  • Not eligible to play
  • Injured

Photos

  • Peru – Tajikistan
  • Peru – Tajikistan
  • Peru – Tajikistan
  • Peru – Tajikistan
  • Peru – Tajikistan
  • Peru – Tajikistan
  • Peru – Tajikistan
  • Peru – Tajikistan
  • Peru – Tajikistan

Quotes

Juan Jose Ore (PER), Peru coach
"Obviously I'm very happy with the result. I think justice was done in the end because we pressed more during the game and we had some good chances to win it. I'd like to dedicate this win to all the people of Peru."

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    STATISTICS
    PeruStatisticsTajikistan
    27Shots16
    11Corner kicks8
    1Yellow cards2
    0Second yellow card and red card0
    0Red Cards0
    57%Possession (%)43%