Father and son team up in Peru

[OFF THE POST] Juan Carlos Bazalar and his son, Alonso, played together in midfield for Cienciano in its 3-2 win over Juan Aurich in the Peruvian First Division on Sunday. The 40-year-old Juan Carlos has played for the Peruvian national team, including appearances at last year's Copa America. Alonso, 18, represented Peru at the 2007 U-17 World Cup and is considered one the nation's top prospects.

Alonso and Juan Carlos both played the full 90 against Juan Aurich.

"It's a dream come true," said the elder Bazalar told before kickoff.

 

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