Ecuador vs Chile, Copa America 2019 – Preview, Prediction, Match Details and Live Streaming
Chile will look make it two successes in two matches in the 2019 Copa America, when they go head to head against Ecuador at the Fonte Nova Arena on Friday night. Chile proceed with their bid to win a third back to back Copa America title when they take on Ecuador.
Ecuador vs Chile Team News
Ecuador were beaten 4-0 by Uruguay in their first game of the competition. They were at that point trailing 1-0 when Jose Quintero was appeared red card in the 24th minute and Uruguay pushed home their additional man advantage from that point on with three additional goals resulting in a comfortable triumph.
Completing in the top two in a group containing Uruguay and Chile was continually going to be a difficult task for Ecuador and their expectations of making the knockout stages as a standout amongst the best third-placed teams may rely on their last group match against Japan. Despite the result of this match, they can’t give their goal difference a chance to endure further.
The expulsion of Jose Quintero will mean they are constrained into at least one change from their defeat against Uruguay, with Pedro Velasco a conceivable substitution for him.
Reigning champions Chile started their mission for a third consecutive Copa America crown with a comprehensive 4-0 win against a young, inexperienced Japan side. Eduardo Vargas scored twice in the second half alongside goals from Erick Pulgar and Alexis Sanchez.
Chile came into the tournament appearing some indifferent form however there were many empowering signs in their success over Japan, with Alexis Sanchez scoring his first goal for five months, Eduardo Vargas scoring twice and a very influential performance from Erick Pulgar in midfield.
The success against Japan may have been expected however it was genuinely necessary and places them in a decent position to advance from the group. With their last fixture being against Uruguay, they will aim to secure their place in the knockout stages before that game.
Ecuador vs Chile Match Prediction
Defending victors Chile came through a comfortable match against Japan in their first game of the tournament and will trust that they can carry on the momentum against Ecuador who are expecting to regroup after a heavy defeat in their opening game against Uruguay. Ecuador’s latest triumphs against Chile have been on home soil at elevation, and when they have confronted Chile far from home or at neutral venues, they have come up short. Chile ought to be feeling sure and have enough risk in peril territories to move beyond the challenge of Ecuador in this match.
Here’s how individuals can watch the Ecuador vs Chile match and what to know:
When is Ecuador vs Chile match happening?
The Ecuador vs Chile match will happen on Saturday 22nd June, 2019 – 00:00 (UK).
Where is Ecuador vs Chile happening?
The Ecuador vs Chile match will be played at Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador.
What TV channel is Ecuador vs Chile on?
Where can people stream Ecuador vs Chile?
Premier Sport subscribers can stream the match via Premier Player in UK.
For watchers in the United States, the game will be appeared and people can watch it by subscribing to ESPN+ here!
Where can people get tickets for Ecuador vs Chile?
Ecuador vs Chile Team Squads
Copa America 2019 squad | Ecuador
Goalkeepers: Alexander Dominguez, Pedro Ortiz, Maximo Banguera
Defenders: Arturo Mina, Roberto Arboleda, Pedro Pablo Velasco, Cristian Ramirez, Xavier Arreaga, Jose Quintero, Beder Caicedo, Gabriel Achilier
Midfielders: Romario Ibarra, Renato Ibarra, Carlos Gruezo, Jefferson Intriago, Antonio Valencia, Ayrton Preciado, Jefferson Orejuela, Andres Chicaiza, Jhegson Mendez
Forwards: Carlos Garces, Angel Mena, Enner Valencia
Copa America 2019 squad | Chile
Goalkeepers: Gabriel Arias, Brayan Cortes, Yerko Urra
Defenders: Gary Medel, Gonzalo Jara, Mauricio Isla, Jean Beausejour, Paulo Diaz, Guillermo Maripan, Igor Lichnovsky, Oscar Opazo
Midfielders: Arturo Vidal, Charles Aranguiz, Pedro Pablo Hernandez, Erick Pulgar, Diego Valdes, Esteban Pavez
Forwards: Alexis Sanchez, Eduardo Vargas, Jose Pedro Fuenzalida, Nicolas Castillo, Junior Fernandes, Angelo Sagal