Colombia lost to Ecuador in Quito, on the fourth date of the Qualifying Round, and now it will seek its revenge.  (Photo: AFP).

Last minutes of the second half. Colombia 0-0 Ecuador faces are seen in the Metropolitan of Barranquilla, for the twelfth day of the Qualifying Qatar 2022. Referee Diego Haro had scored a penalty in favor of the Tricolor, but after consulting with the VAR he annulled the play. Find out which are the available links to watch the game of live football from different platforms.

Confirmed lineups. Colombia goes with Ospina; Square, Yerry Mina, Cuesta, Mojica; Quintero, Barrios, Uribe, Luis Díaz; Zapata, I erased. Ecuador He does it with Domínguez; Preciado, Torres, Hincapié, Estupiñán; Alan Franco, Gruezo, Caicedo; Mena, Estrada and Enner Valencia.


The coffee growers arrive motivated to the meeting after having equaled zero with Uruguay in Montevideo and in Barranquilla with Brazil, which until that match had won the nine they had played. La Tri, meanwhile, is one of the surprises of the qualifying rounds, but faces the duel after falling 2-1 in Caracas with Venezuela, a result that was not in their accounts, and will have to look for points in the Metropolitan Stadium.

The main novelty that the hosts will have will be the return of winger Juan Guillermo Cuadrado, who missed the match against Brazil due to the accumulation of yellow cards. “You have to try to enforce our home and get the three points. I think it’s a final; we are motivated, thinking that it is a final, and so I think we are going to face the game “, said the Juventus footballer.

In addition to the return of Cuadrado, who can play for the creative Juan Fernando Quintero, the return to the starting eleven of Matheus Uribe is expected, who was a substitute against Brazil and played well in the second half after replacing Jefferson Lerma.

Coach Reinaldo Rueda is also expected to maintain the base of the team that played on Sunday and which included, among others, goalkeeper David Ospina, center-back Yerry Mina, midfielder Wilmar Barrios and winger Luis Díaz.

Both teams are in the mid-table bottleneck. Colombia ranks fifth with 15 points, while Ecuador is third with 16 units, the same as Uruguay, which is fourth, while Paraguay is sixth with 12 and Peru seventh with 11.

How to watch Colombia – Ecuador live on Caracol TV and Caracol Play?

Snail TV It is an open signal channel with access for the whole public, either by cable operators or DTT (Digital Terrestrial Television) users, in both cases the signal is HD. For streaming you can use the Gol Caracol Tv service (

Caracol Play It is a unique experience for its users with subscription or registration, where you can watch Colombia vs Ecuador live by Qatar 2022 Qualifiers.

How to watch Colombia vs Ecuador live online on El Canal del Fútbol?

The Soccer Channel is the official and exclusive channel of the Ecuadorian national team. Here you can enjoy all the matches of the Tri, Qualifiers Qatar 2022, both home and away.

You must search for THE FOOTBALL CHANNEL on YouTube, click on the “JOIN” or “JOIN” button and make the payment with your credit or debit card. Through the website Once the registration and payment have been made on the website, of $ 6 including taxes per month, you will also be able to see the programming in the iOS and Android mobile apps of El Canal del Fútbol.

What are the schedules to see Colombia vs. Ecuador by Qualifiers?

  • Colombia: 4:00 p.m.
  • Ecuador: 4:00 p.m.
  • Peru: 4:00 p.m.
  • Mexico: 4:00 p.m.
  • Argentina: 6:00 p.m.
  • Chile: 6:00 p.m.
  • Spain: 11:00 p.m.

What channels will Colombia vs Ecuador broadcast by Qualifiers?

  • Colombia: Caracol TV and Caracol Play
  • Ecuador: The Soccer Channel (ECDF)
  • Peru: Movistar Deportes and Movistar Play
  • Bolivia: Tigo Sports
  • Paraguay: Tigo Sports
  • Ecuador: The Soccer Channel (ECDF)
  • Uruguay: VTV +
  • Venezuela: TLT Play
  • México Sky HD, Blue To Go Video Everywhere
  • Spain Movistar +, Movistar Champions League 1
  • United States Fubo Sports Network

Who is Diego Haro, the referee for Colombia – Ecuador?

As usual, CONMEBOL released the referee list prior to the present triple date for Qualifying. For today’s Colombia – Ecuador, where they define important things for the World Cup, the person in charge of directing will be the Peruvian Diego Haro.

For Colombian media, Diego Haro “is a referee with extensive experience in soccer in his country. However, and despite the fact that he already has some experience in different international events, such as the Copa Libertadores, South American, among other tournaments, regarding the World Cup Qualifiers, the Peruvian, so far, has only whistled in three commitments “, Snail said.

The comments are not favorable to the person responsible for delivering justice in today’s game. The ‘tricolor’ is located in the fifth position with 15 units; while Ecuador, which is third, has 16 points. If they win, Colombia would be taking that position away from them and, momentarily, they would be qualifying directly for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, with seven dates to go.

One thing to consider about the Peruvian judge is that in the three games he has given justice, for the Qualifiers, he sanctioned 19 yellow cards.

Colombia wants to take revenge against Ecuador

Colombia lost to Ecuador in Quito, on the fourth date of the Qualifying Round, and now it will seek its revenge. (Photo: AFP).

For Colombians and Ecuadorians, November 17, 2020 will be indelible. The 6-1 in favor of Alfaro’s team marked a before and after in the coffee squad and this Thursday they meet again for a place in the World Cup.

Gustavo Alfaro with his team at the ‘Casa Blanca’ stadium in Quito gave him a hard blow that ended up causing the departure of Carlos Queiroz from the technical direction. Impressive marker with the stamp of Arboleda, Mena, Estrada, Arreaga, Plata and Estupiñán. Colombia could only discount with a goal from James Rodríguez, who no longer plays for the Tricolor since Reinaldo Rueda took command.

The alignments of the Colombian National Team was with Camilo Vargas in goal. In defense were Luis Orejuela, Dávinson Sánchez, Jeison Murillo and Johan Mojica. Line of three in the midfield with Juan Cuadrado, Matheus Uribe and Jefferson Lerma. The offense was carried out by James Rodríguez, Luis Díaz and Duván Zapata.

Colombia always beat Ecuador in Barranquilla

Barranquilla is one of the most difficult places in the Qatar 2022 Qualifiers, due to the high temperatures. In the history of the Qualifiers, the coffee team was respected in the Metropolitano every time they faced Ecuador.

  • Playoffs 1990 | Colombia 1-0 Ecuador
  • 1998 Playoffs | Colombia 1-0 Ecuador
  • Qualifying Germany 2006 | Colombia 3-0 Ecuador
  • Qualifiers Brazil 2014 | Colombia 1-0 Ecuador
  • Qualifiers 2018 | Colombia 3-1 Ecuador

What did the DT of Colombia say, prior to the game with Ecuador?

The DT from Colombia, Reinaldo Rueda, admitted that the meeting with Ecuador will be difficult and they will work to be effective against the rival goal.

It’s hard. He has made very demanding matches for the case of the rivals he has faced. That commits us to do a very smart job and hopefully we will know how to solve that strategic part that Ecuador handles. The idea is to continue demanding ourselves and find efficiency in the rival goal, which allows us to win the matchesRueda said.

We want to make a smart game and show our superiority. This qualifier is very even, the antecedent of the opponent’s previous game makes it more difficult”He added.

What did the coach of Ecuador say, prior to the match with Colombia?

The coach from Ecuador, Gustavo Alfaro, recognized the virtues of the Colombian National Team, but announced that they will try to play away from their area.

I say that we are going to play like all games, give the rival a fight to keep him as far away as possible from our area, knowing the virtues that Colombia has, trying to exploit the virtues that we have.“Alfaro said in a conference.

These points that we do not take here (in Caracas) must be taken out as a visitor. If we had tied the game of Venezuela (…) today we would be in a better condition”, Released DT Gustavo Alfaro after tripping over the Vinotinto.

Colombia – Ecuador: statistics that you should take into account

  • Colombia has been undefeated in eight games without defeats at home against Ecuador by Qualifiers (6V 2E). In those meetings he received only two goals. The Ecuadorians could only triumph in coffee land for this competition on July 20, 1965, when they won 1-0.
  • Since returning to Barranquilla in the 2014 Brazil Qualifiers, Colombia has lost only four of the 22 games it played at home in that city (11V 7E 4D). Los Cafeteros also kept their fence undefeated in 50% of those games (11- 9V 2E).
  • Ecuador scored four goals in their last two games (1V 1D). La Tri will seek to score in three consecutive Knockout matches for the second time in the Gustavo Alfaro era.
  • • No footballer completed as many crosses as Colombian Juan Guillermo Cuadrado (20). The midfielder received 44 infractions, being the player who was fouled the most in the tournament.
  • Ecuador is the team that scored the most goals in the initial fifteen minutes (4, along with Argentina) and the one that scored the most in the closing quarters of the matches (6, along with Brazil) in the current Qualifiers.

What are the possible alignments for Colombia – Ecuador?

Colombia: David Ospina – Daniel Muñoz, Yerry Mina, Carlos Cuesta, Johan Mojica – Juan Cuadrado, Matheus Uribe, Wilmar Barrios, Luis Díaz – Rafael Borré and Falcao García.

Ecuador: Moisés Ramírez – Ángelo Preciado, Robert Arboleda, Félix Torres, Piero Hincapié, Pervis Estupiñán – Carlos Gruezo, Moisés Caicedo – Gonzalo Plata, Michel Estrada and Ángel Mena.

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