Qatar will host Ecuador in the opening game of the 2022 World Cup on Sunday, November 20. The home side are the underdogs for the opening match of Group A.
Gustavo Alfaro’s side finished fourth in the CONMEBOL qualifying tournament and showed they were defensively solid by keeping six consecutive clean sheets.
Ecuador even managed to secure a 1-1 draw against both Argentina and Brazil during the qualifying stages.
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They will be looking to assert their dominance against Qatar early on, while Felix Sanchez and his side remain relatively unknown.
Qatar’s qualification was guaranteed given they are the host nation but they did register a win over Bulgaria and a draw with Slovenia in…