After their brilliant wins in their respective games, Netherlands and Ecuador will clash in another battle of Group A. The Netherlands vs Ecuador match will be an exciting one to watch because so far, the underdogs have performed tremendously well in the tournament. The match will happen at the Khalifa International Stadium at 09:30 pm IST. So, let’s dive straight into fantasy prediction for the match.
Netherlands vs Ecuador Team Preview
The Dutch team started their Football World Cup 2022 campaign with a win. In the first match, Netherlands faced Senegal where C. Gapko scored two magnificent goals. M. Depay missed the first game, but the fans are hoping to see him in the upcoming match against Ecuador.
The defensive abilities of V. van Dijk helped the Dutch team to keep a clean sheet. Many fans believe that in this edition of the Football World Cup, Netherlands has a fair chance of lifting the cup.
Ecuador did the unthinkable and created a record in the opening game of the Football World Cup. In the first match, Ecuador defeated Qatar in a historical match. Qatar became the first host nation to lose an opening match of the Football World Cup.
Ecuador’s E. Valencia scored two goals to seal the fate of his nation in the first match. However, their next match with the Netherlands will be nothing short of an uphill battle.
Venue & Timings
The 19th match of the Football World Cup between Netherlands and Ecuador will take place at the Khalifa International Stadium. The stadium is also known National Stadium and is situated in the city of Doha.
The Khalifa International Stadium has a seating capacity of over 45,000 seats. However, the stadium witnessed a record-breaking attendance during Germany vs Japan match – 47,447.
Netherlands Starting XI: A. Noppert (GK), N. Ake, V. van Dijk, M. de Ligt, D. Blind, F. de Jong, S. Berghuis, D. Dumfries, C. Gapko, S. Bergwijn, V. Janssen
Ecuador Starting XI: H. Galindez (GK), P. Estupinan, P. Hincapie, F. Torres, A. Preciado, R. Ibarra, M. Caicedo, S. Mendez, G. Plata, M. Estrada, E. Valencia
Gapko (Netherlands): C. Gapko broke the deadlock between Netherlands and Senegal in the last match. The forward player created some wonderful chances and eventually scored a goal for himself.
Valencia (Ecuador): E. Valencia created history in the first match of the Football World Cup. Ecuador’s forward made breakout runs with the balls and scored two back-to-back goals for his nation.
Netherlands vs Ecuador Suggested Fantasy Teams
The Netherlands team would like to win the next match and stay at the top of Group A. Meanwhile, the Ecuador team would love to get another victory in this Football World Cup. Now you can create your fantasy football fantasy teams on MyTeam11. Create your fantasy teams in the Football World Cup and stand a chance to earn big cash prizes.