Ecuador managed to win 2-0 over Qatar in the first round World Cup 2022 through goals that were bought up by Enner Valencia.
Qatar met Ecuador in the opening match of the 2022 World Cup at Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor, on Sunday (20/11) evening WIB.
Ecuador immediately appear kicked off since the early minutes. In the third minute, Ecuador managed to shake the nets after Enner Valencia’s goal.
Unfortunately Valencia’s goal was disallowed by the referee because it was deemed offside.
Ecuador kept trying to launch attacks through direct balls to Valencia as the targetman.
In the 16th minute awarded a penalty after Qatar goalkeeper Saad Al Sheeb fouled Valencia in the penalty box. Valencia as the executioner successfully carried out his duties perfectly. Ecuador won 1-0 over Qatar.
Valencia again became a scourge for the Qatar defense after scoring the second goal in the 32nd minute. This time Valencia scored a goal with a header after following Angelo Preciado’s bait.
Until the first half ended no additional goals were created. Ecuador won 2-0 over Qatar.
In this match Qatar coach Felix Sanchez fielded his best players in a 3-4-3 formation.
In the goalkeeper position, Qatar played Saad Al Sheeb. Then the three defenders are filled with experienced players such as Abdelkarim Hassan, Boualem Khoukhi and Bassam Al Rawi.
Then Abdulaziz Hatem and Karim Boudiaf were tasked with maintaining depth in the midfield. Meanwhile, Pedro Miguel and Homam Ahmed operate on the wings.
Then Akram Afif, Almoez Ali and Hassan Al Haydos will operate in three attacking positions.
Meanwhile, Ecuador played a 4-4-2 formation. In guard position Gustavo Alfaro lowered Hernan Galindez.
Then four Ecuador defenders played Angelo Preciado, Felix Torres, main defenders Piero Hincapie and Pervis Estupinan.
Then in the Ecuador midfield played Plata, Mendez, Caicedo and Ibarra.
While the Ecuador forwards who were deployed in this match were Enner Valencia and Michael Estrada.
Qatar XI (3-5-2): Saad Al Sheeb; Abdelkarim Hassan, Boualem Khoukhi, Bassam Al Rawi; Pedro Miguel, Abdulaziz Hatem, Karim Boudiaf, Homam Ahmed; Akram Afif, Almoez Ali, Hassan Al Haydos
Ekuador XI (4-4-2): Hernan Galindez; Angelo Preciado, Felix Torres, Piero Hincapie, Pervis Estupinan; Silver, Mendez, Caicedo, Ibarra; Enner Valencia Dan Michael Estrada