Ecuador attract against Brazil to meet all requirements for the quarterfinals
Ecuador show genuine heart and obligation to fight back and come behind against unbeaten Brazil to get capability from Goup B at the CONMEBOL Copa América 2021.
Éder Militão gave Brazil the lead in the main half before Ángel Mena terminated a second half equalizer to give Ecuador the point they required.
With this outcome, just as Peru’s success against Venezuela, Ecuador finish in fourth spot to qualify with three draws and a misfortune.
Brazil had dominated each match before this evening’s draw and easily progress in the lead position. Peru climb into second and Colombia drop down to third without playing on the last day.
Brazil came nearest to opening the scoring early yet Gabriel Barbosa was denied by Ecuador guardian Hernán Galíndez.
On 36 minutes Everton Cebolinha whiped in a freekick from the right and Éder Militão jumped most elevated to give Brazil a mid 1-0 lead.
Ecuador came out hungry for the subsequent half and they immediately pulled themselves level in the game.
Brazil returned and applied pressing factor. Vinicius Jr. had a colossal opportunity to reestablish the lead from a Paquetá cross yet the Real Madrid winger neglected to discover the objective.
Venezuela were behind against Peru which implied a draw would be sufficient for Ecuador. La Tri got men behind the ball and had the option to see out the outcome to fit the bill for the quarterfinal.
They will presently delay until the finish of Group B on Monday to discover who they play straightaway.
NUMBERS FROM THE GAME
This is the first run through Ecuador have drawn 3 games at the Copa America. They scored in every one of the 3 of thier attracts the opposition (2-2 against Venezuela and Peru, 1-1 against Brazil).
Brazil scored in a CONMEBOL Copa América game and neglected to win interestingly since their 1-1 draw and disposal against Paraguay (8 successes). Brazil neglected to score in the three draws and one during this period.
Ecuador is the third group to have drawn against Brazil having gone in at halftime behind since Tite assumed responsibility (Colombia in 2017 and Switzerland in 2018). Brazil completed champs in the other 24 games they lead at half time.
Ecuador stopped Brazil’s run of 10 continuous successes in all rivalries and 5 back to back Copa Ameria wins.
Brazil is the solitary group to score more than one headed objective at the 2021 Copa America. Éder Militão’s opener was the third objective straight scored with the head.
Ángel Mena is the subsequent substitute to score for Ecuador at the Copa América 2021, the different was Gonzalo Plata. BrazilDATA: OPTA