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Table of Ecuador in the Qatar Qualifiers: this is how the Tri arrives before the clash with Peru

The Ecuadorian Soccer Team is one step away from saying present in the next Qatar World Cup 2022. This is reflected in the Positions table where the third place is maintained and it has a good soccer present from the hand of coach Alfaro. In this way, the ‘Tri’ arrives in Lima to ensure their direct classification in this Qualifiers heading to Qatar 2022.

In this note we tell you how Ecuador gets to the game and how many points it currently has. Of course, if he lost to the Peruvian team, he would not be in trouble because of the difference in points he has over the other countries that are fighting to have a ticket in the next World Cup.

Gustavo Alfaro said on Sunday that the match against Peru this Tuesday in Lima, for the South American qualifier for the Qatar-2022 World Cup, is one of the “most important” of his career. “For me it is one of the most important games of my career, as was the one against Brazil” on Thursday in Quito, which ended in a 1-1 draw, the helmsman said at a virtual press conference.

A victory in Lima will give the ticket to the World Cup to the Ecuadorian team, third in the qualifying rounds with 24 points, behind the already qualified Brazil (36) and Argentina (32) and over Peru (fourth, with 20).

“The same is going to be this” match, Alfaro added, noting that “we know that we are going to face a rival that has been doing things very well and that has been fighting for the same thing that we have been fighting for.”

He estimated that Peru, which won Colombia 1-0 as a visitor on Friday, “is going to try to take advantage of its locality, trade, intelligence and the very good capacity that its coach (Argentine Ricardo Gareca) has to try to continue getting into that lot” that is looking for the two direct tickets to the Qatar World Cup that are available.



The fifth from South America, today Uruguay with 19 units, will have the possibility of a playoff against a team from Asia. Alfaro emphasized that Ecuador will have a “very tough exam” against Peru, in the match on the sixteenth date, and added that “hopefully we can get the necessary points to be able to qualify.”

He pointed out that with more than a thousand games on him, the duel with the red and white “is one of the most important and one of the most important” of his career. “We are going to play a very tough battle, a very strong final (…) It is a battle that is decided by details and there we have to be with our absolute concentration to try to get this feat forward and hopefully we can bring that classification” , Held.

The Ecuadorian coach said that the one in Lima “is a very psychological match both for Peru and for us. The advantage that Peru has is the amount of time Ricardo has been working (since 2015) with his players”.

Source: Elcomercio

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