The Ecuadorian National Team is now ready for one of the last double qualifying dates of 2021, in which he will seek to add to Venezuela and Chile to maintain third place in the table.
This is how the footballers who will be part of the National Team arrive. Key numbers and data.
Alexander Dominguez – Cerro Largo (URU)
In Uruguay he recovered the continuity necessary to be the starting goalkeeper of the Tri. He played the last five games for his team and in three he did not receive goals against. Arrives at a good level.
Pedro Ortiz – Emelec (ECU)
Always a starter in his club, he played all the matches of the Ecuadorian championship and comes from being in the 4-0 victory over Mushuc Runa, which keeps the electrical panel in the fight. He wants to fight for the position among the eleven with Domínguez and Galíndez.
Moses Ramirez – Independent of the Valley (ECU)
Although it failed in the last triple date, it is recognized as the future of the Ecuadorian arc. At just twenty years old, he is the leading goalkeeper of the national tournament and the owner of the least defeated fence in Ecuador. On the last date participated in the 2-0 victory over Guayaquil City. He dreams of playing the final.
Hernan Galindez – Catholic University (ECU)
He returns to the National Team after an injury that made him lose the starting position he had won in the Copa América. He played the last four matches of the Ecuadorian championship. The last saturday was in the 1-0 win over Orense.
Byron Castillo – Barcelona (ECU)
He has been one of the great figures of Fabián Bustos’ team this season and he has already shown that he can also be in the selected team. The last saturday was not in the 2-0 victory over Olmedo by accumulating yellow cards. It was the first match that was lost in the tournament.
Angelo Preciado – Genk (BEL)
He started adding more playing minutes in the last month. In fact, gave an assist in the 1-1 draw against Círculo Brujas of the last day of the Belgian League and also participated in one of the goals against West Ham in the Europa League. He hopes to regain his level in the Tri.
Xavier Arreaga – Seattle Sounders (USA)
He is the undisputed starter in Seattle, the leader of his area in the MLS. On Sunday played in a 1-0 victory over Vancouver. It will seek to return to ownership in the selected one.
Felix torres – Santos (MEX)
At 24, he is having the best season of his career. Key piece of his club, on the last date of Liga MX he played the 90 minutes in the goalless draw against St. Louis.
Fernando Leon – Barcelona (ECU)
He has been a fundamental man for Barcelona semifinalist in the Copa Libertadores, a tournament in which he played every minute. He is also a starter in the Ecuadorian League and last day played in victory over Olmedo.
Piero Hincapié – Bayer Leverkusen (ALE)
The great appearance of Ecuadorian soccer took almost no time to adapt to the European rhythm, something that describes its enormous hierarchy. He played every game in the UEFA Europa League and the last three in the Bundesliga. The last Sunday played 61 minutes in 1-1 against Hertha Berlin. He has played as a center back and also as a right back.
Robert Arboleda – Sao Paulo (BRA)
He regained continuity and ownership in his team after the injury. He played the 90 minutes in the last four games for Brasileirao. In the last day suffered a 1-0 defeat against Bahia.
Diego Palacios – Los Angeles FC (USA)
The left-back is untouchable in LAFC and that’s why Alfaro began to give him opportunities in the Copa América and confirmed it in the last three lists. He was headline and played every minute in the last five MLS games. In the previous day his team fell 5-2 against Colorado.
Pervis Estupiñán – Villarreal (ESP)
Little by little, he becomes the soccer leader of the National Team and increasingly adds more minutes of play in Villarreal, in the League and in the Champions League. The last saturday He started and played the ninety minutes, 1-0 over Getafe.
Christian cross – Quito League (ECU)
One of the new summoned, after his good performance against Mexico. The left back of Liga de Quito earned the citation for his ability to play at height and his offensive contribution, as he scored three goals and gave three assists in the second stage. He comes from playing in the 1-1 draw against Delfín.
Jackson Rodriguez – Emelec (ECU)
He arrives for the first time in the National Team in Qualifying thanks to Alfaro’s search for alternatives on the side. The 23-year-old won the title in the second stage and today is a permanent starter at Emelec. He played the 90 minutes in the last game, the victory against Mushuc Runa.
Moses Caicedo – Beerschot (BEL)
He has already won the position as a starter in his new team and arrives at the National Team with continuity, something key given his importance for Gustavo Alfaro’s scheme. On the last date he played the 90 minutes for the first time, in the draw against KV Kortrijk.
Jhegson Mendez – Orlando City (USA)
After a long injury that sidelined him for two months, he regained his position on the Orlando team. He was in the last five games and on Sunday he scored a great goal in the 2-0 win over CF Montréal.
Carlos Gruezo – Augsburg (ALE)
It will seek to regain its leading role in Ecuador. In his club he is not an undisputed starter but he does alternate and has had good minutes of play. He comes from being a substitute in the 1-0 fall against Wolfsburg, by date 11 of the Bundesliga.
Michael Carcelen – Barcelona (ECU)
After his good performance in the friendly against Mexico, he earned his place on the list. It is an important part of Barcelona and he started in the 2-0 win over Olmedo.
Alan Franco – Atlético Mineiro (BRA)
He plays little and nothing in the current leader of the Brasileirao but for Alfaro it is a good spare part and he even usually uses it from the beginning. He has not been summoned to his team since September 26.
Joao Rojas – Emelec (ECU)
He is one of the great figures of Emelec and of the Ecuadorian tournament and the National Team can take advantage of this news. He started Sunday in the win over Mushuc Runa. He has 9 goals in 12 matches of the second stage.
Jeremy Sarmiento – Brighton (ING)
After making his debut on the last triple date, the 19-year-old received his second international call. He played for Brighton’s under 23 team and has already scored a goal, against Leicester. Also, he went to the bank in the Premier League.
Angel Mena – Leon (MEX)
As always, he is one of the great figures of León de México and comes from giving an assist in the 3-0 victory over Necaxa. He played 16 of the 17 Liga MX games and has scored 4 goals with 3 assists.
Ayrton Preciado – Santos Laguna (MEX)
He comes from a long injury and was only able to return to Santos Laguna’s first team less than a month ago. He played the last five games and he started in the 0-0 draw against San Luis on the last day.
Janner corozo – Dolphin (ECU)
Another of the new summoned on this list. It comes to give variations to the extremes. He is one of the great figures of Delfin and He comes from being a starter in the 1-1 draw against Liga de Quito.
Gonzalo silver – Real Valladolid (ESP)
He is already a figure of Valladolid, beyond the fact that he had physical problems that marginalized him from several parties. He is one of the great Ecuadorian promises of European football and this season He has already scored two goals, the last one in a 3-1 win over Mirandés last Saturday.
Michael Estrada – Toluca (MEX)
He is going through a serious scoring crisis and has not yet scored in the current Liga MX. However, Gustavo Alfaro maintains his confidence. In Toluca he lost the starting position and in the last match, which his team lost to Puebla, entered in the second half.
Brayan Angulo – Cruz Azul (MEX)
Although he is not a permanent starter, he only missed one match of the Mexican champion and scored 4 goals in 15 games. In the past day, entered the 4-3 loss against Pumas.
Jordy Caicedo – CSKA Sofia (BUL)
He returns to the Selection after not being in the last citations. He is one of the great figures of the Bulgarian team and He has 7 goals in 9 games of the championship.
Djorkaeff Reasco – Quito League (ECU)
He earned a place in the squad for his good moment in the second stage of LigaPro, where he played every game. On Sunday he scored the only goal for his team in the draw against Delfín.