Having not appeared in a World Cup in 36 years, the nation of Peru was all about soccer as its soccer team took on Denmark in Russia on Saturday.
As is customary, both nation’s played their national anthem prior to the match. Though it was the absolutely amazing scene of Peru playing it’s nation’s song that gave us all chills.
Check it out here.
Peru waited 36 years to sing their national anthem on the world's biggest stage. What a moment. 🇵🇪 pic.twitter.com/huZCQzGbnr
— FOX Sports (@FOXSports) June 16, 2018
Locked arms. Every player singing the anthem word for word. Just simply amazing stuff right here.
Peru last appeared in the World Cup back in 1982, having failed to make it out of the initial round. Its best finish was seventh overall back in 1970.