Ecuador National Team 2022 FIFA World Cup

by John Max Fri Jun,2022
Ecuador National Team 2022 FIFA World Cup

Ecuador National Team, renowned as La Tri( The Tricolors) South American country, succeed in booking its place in the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar. It is in Group with the nations like  Qatar, Senegal and Netherlands. Ecuador's national team symbolizes the Ecuadorian men's international football and is governed and directed by the Ecuadorian Football Federation. They joined FIFA in 1926. The team has 46th standing in the world FIFA ranking, and their highest was 10th in 2013.

The Tricolors played their first global match with Bolivia on 8 August 1938, and recently they played a draw match with Mexico on June 6, 2022. As of 2022, Ecuador has competed in three global tournaments such as the World Cup for the 4th time since 2002, 29 times for Copa America since 1939 and CONCACAF Gold Cup for the first time since 2002. They are also the gold medalists of the Pan-American Games and the 2x-time champion of the Bolivarian games in 1965 and 1985.

At the moment, the squad is managed by the head coach Gustavo Alfaro. The team is led by Enner Valencia, the captain as well as the highest goal scorer of the team. Likewise, Ivan Hurtado is the player with the most capped record of 168 caps.

The following players are eligible candidates for the Ecuador FIFA World Cup squad.

Goalkeeper

Alexander Dominguez

Hernan Galindez

Moises Ramirez

Jorge Pinos

Pedro Ortiz

Defender

 Robert Arboleda

Pervis Estupinan

Angelo Preciado

Piero Hincapie

Xavier Arreaga

Felix Torres

 Diego  Palacios

Byron Castillo

Jackson Porozo

 Fernando Leon

Andres Lopez

 Romario Caicedo

Williuam Pacho

Frankilin Guerra

Mario Pineida

Midfielder

Carlos Gruezo

Angel Mena

Jhegson Mendez

Gonzalo Plata

Moises Ciecedo

Romario Ibarra

Alan Franco

Jose Cifuntes

Jereny Sarmiento

Alexander Alvarado

Dixon Arroyo

Joao Rojas

Michael Carcelen

Jhojan Julio

Jose Carabali

Jordy Alcivar

Jhonny Quinonez

Forward

Enner Valencia

Michael Estrada

Leonardo Campana

Jordy Caicedo

Djorkaeff Reasco

Jose Angulo

Nilson Angulo

Bryan Angulo

Walter Chala

Janner Corozo

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