WATCH: Verbal spat between followers throughout Qatar vs Ecuador FIFA World Cup 2022 conflict | Soccer Information
FIFA World Cup 2022 Qatar: Chaotic scenes broke out at Al Bidda Park in Doha on Sunday (November 20) as followers of Qatar and Ecuador have been seen exchanging some heated phrases in the course of the FIFA World Cup 2022 inaugural conflict. The Ecuador fan was seen doing a gesture together with his hand when his nation have been main the hosts Qatar by 2 targets to which a house fan reacted.
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— Troll Soccer (@TrollFootball) November 20, 2022
Enner Valencia scored a brace to assist Ecuador defeat Qatar within the opening recreation of the 2022 FIFA World Cup on the Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor, Qatar on Sunday.
The group A recreation noticed the hosts being dominated by the South People, with the match seeing the maiden occasion the place the opening aim of a World Cup was scored via a penalty kick. Ecuador’s captain Enner Valencia set the FIFA World Cup on hearth with a aim inside three minutes of the soccer extravaganza kicking off. The striker acquired the ball off a kick by Felix Torres and headed it into the web, sending the Ecuadorian followers into festivity. Nevertheless, the celebration was short-lived because the referee dominated the aim as off-side. A VAR examine confirmed that the aim was off-side.
Ecuador saved on attacking and saved possession of the ball with them, whereas the Qatari gamers gave the impression to be chasing the ball. Valencia made an outstanding run within the sixteenth minute of the match inching in direction of the aim however a deal with from Qatar’s goalkeeper Al Sheeb noticed him taking place and successful a penalty for his workforce. Sheeb was given a yellow for his deal with on Valencia by the goalkeeper and a penalty was additionally awarded to Ecuador.
The Ecuador captain was spot on with the penalty kick as he despatched the ball into the right-bottom nook, scoring his fourth profession World Cup aim and giving his workforce a 1-0 lead over hosts Qatar. Qatar gamers discovered it troublesome to calm down towards the South-American workforce because the workforce misplaced possession repeatedly, failing to go the ball cleanly. One other yellow card for Qatar got here to Almoez Ali for his deal with on the Ecuadorian captain. Ecuador continued to dominate the hosts and scored once more via Valencia within the thirty first minute.
Proper-back Angelo Preciado despatched a superb cross from the left and the Ecuadorian captain guided the top to perfection on the backside left nook of the web together with his head, scoring his second aim of the match. There was one other examine for offside after the second aim however the resolution got here within the favour of Ecuador as they took a 2-0 lead over Qatar. Seeing Valencia creating hassle for Qatar, the hosts began to protect the participant typically bringing him down with their tackles. Qatar’s Karim Boudiaf was given the yellow card for his deal with on none apart from Valencia.
Valencia saved taking the hits and needed to stroll off the sphere within the forty third minute, after getting hit on his knee. Qatar had an outstanding probability to attain a aim within the dying minutes of the primary half however the probability went begging as Almoez Ali couldn’t get clear contact with the ball. The primary half ended with Qatar trailing 0-2 of their first match of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Qatar appeared higher with their passing within the second half with just a few threatening runs however lacked the ending touches. They performed higher soccer within the second half however didn’t seem like scoring, not posing any important hazard to Ecuador. Qatar got here near scoring within the 86th minute with Mohammed Muntari making a superb run and taking a shot on the aim, lacking by just a few inches. Neither of the workforce was capable of rating within the second half with the match ending with a scoreline of 2-0 in Ecuador’s favour. With this win, Ecuador turned the primary workforce to beat the host nation within the opening match of the World Cup within the 92-year historical past of the match.