Hosts Qatar beaten by Ecuador in World Cup opener

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Qatar

Squad number1Player nameSaad Al Sheeb

Squad number2Player namePedro Miguel

Squad number15Player nameBassam Al Rawi

Squad number16Player nameKhoukhi

Squad number3Player nameAbdelkarim Hassan

Squad number14Player nameHomam Ahmed

Squad number10Player nameHassan Al Haydos

Squad number12Player nameBoudiaf

Squad number6Player nameAbdulaziz Hatem

Squad number19Player nameAlmoez Ali

Squad number11Player nameAkram Afif

Squad number4Player nameMohammed Waad

Squad number9Player nameMuntari

Ecuador

Squad number1Player nameGalíndez

Squad number17Player namePreciado

Squad number2Player nameTorres

Squad number3Player nameHincapié

Squad number7Player nameEstupiñán

Squad number19Player namePlata

Squad number20Player nameMéndez

Squad number23Player nameCaicedo

Squad number10Player nameIbarra

Squad number13Player nameE Valencia

Squad number11Player nameEstrada

Squad number5Player nameCifuentes

Squad number16Player nameSarmiento

Line-ups

Qatar

Formation 5-3-2

1Al SheebBooked at 15mins2Carvalho Deus Correia15Al Rawi16Khoukhi3Al Haj Fadlalla14Ahmed10Al HaydosSubstituted forJadoua Al Bayatiat 71'minutes12BoudiafBooked at 36mins6Mohammed Abdullah19AbdullaBooked at 22minsSubstituted forMuntariat 72'minutes11AfifBooked at 78mins

Substitutes

4Jadoua Al Bayati5Odeh7Abdelmotaal8Thaimn Qambar9Muntari13Djebril Mohamed17Mohammad18Mazeed20Al Hajri21Ali22Barsham23Al Haj Madibo24Al Hadhrami25Abdulsallam26Meshaal

Ecuador

Formation 4-4-2

1Galíndez17Preciado2Torres3Hincapié7Estupiñán19Plata20MéndezBooked at 56mins23CaicedoBooked at 29mins10IbarraSubstituted forSarmientoat 68'minutes13E ValenciaSubstituted forCifuentesat 77'minutes11Estrada

Substitutes

4Arboleda5Cifuentes6Pacho8Gruezo9Preciado12Ramírez14Arreaga15Mena16Sarmiento18Palacios21Franco22Domínguez24Reasco25Porozo26Rodríguez

Live Text

Jhegson Méndez (Ecuador) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Mohammed Waad (Qatar).

Foul by Gonzalo Plata (Ecuador).

Saad Al Sheeb (Qatar) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Offside, Ecuador. Piero Hincapié tries a through ball, but Jeremy Sarmiento is caught offside.

Akram Afif (Qatar) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Gonzalo Plata (Ecuador) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Akram Afif (Qatar).

Foul by José Cifuentes (Ecuador).

Abdelkarim Hassan (Qatar) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution, Ecuador. José Cifuentes replaces Enner Valencia because of an injury.

Attempt missed. Akram Afif (Qatar) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Homam Ahmed.

Jeremy Sarmiento (Ecuador) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Pedro Miguel (Qatar).

Substitution, Qatar. Mohammed Muntari replaces Almoez Ali.

Substitution, Qatar. Mohammed Waad replaces Hassan Al Haydos.

Moisés Caicedo (Ecuador) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Hassan Al Haydos (Qatar).

Substitution, Ecuador. Jeremy Sarmiento replaces Romario Ibarra.

Michael Estrada (Ecuador) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

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