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| On Oct 14, 2021 10:30 PM IST

COL vs ECU Dream11 Team Prediction Tips for Colombia vs Ecuador Live Score World Cup Qualifiers 15 October


COL vs ECU Dream11: Colombia host Ecuador in a World Cup Qualifier on Friday. Colombia are in fifth place with four wins, three draws, and four losses. They are three clear of Paraguay in sixth place. Colombia have four draws in the last five. After an impressive 3-1 victory over Chile, they have played out two goalless draws against Uruguay and Brazil.

Meanwhile, Ecuador are one point better off in third place with 16 points, same as Uruguay. They have four wins, four draws, and three losses in their 11 games. Interestingly, they have secured the most points at home but are winless in away matches. They head into this game following a 2-1 loss to Venezuela, with Enner Valencia bagging the consolation goal.

Match Details

DATE: 15 October, Friday
TIME: 02:30 AM (IST)
VENUE: Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Melendez

World Cup Qualifiers CONMEBOL

Colombia|5th; Ecuador| 3rd

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Colombia: DDWDD
Ecuador: LWLDW


Colombia have won four of the last five meetings between the two sides. Ecuador won the last qualifying game against Colombia 6-1.

COL vs ECU Today Match Prediction Details

Colombia News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • James Rodrigues is unavailable for this game.
  • There are no suspenisons.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Colombia will lineup in a 4-4-2 formation.
  • D Ospina should be starting in goal.
  • S Medina, Y Mina, D Sanchez, and J Mojica will form the back four.
  • J Fernando Quintero, W Barrios, M Uribe, and L Diaz will occupy the midfield region.
  • D Zapata will partner R Falcao up front.

Colombia Predicted XI (4-4-2):

David Ospina
Stefan Medina
Yerry Mina
Davinson Sanchez
Johan Mojica
Juan Cuadrado
Wilmar Barrios
Mateus Uribe
Luis Diaz
Duvan Zapata
Radamel Falcao

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Ecuador News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • There are no reported injuries or suspension.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Ecuador will lineup in a 4-2-3-1 formation.
  • A Dominguez should be starting in goal.
  • R Arboleda, F Leon, and P Hincapie are expected to lineup in defence.
  • A Preciado, J Joshimar Rojas, M Caicedo, and P Estupinan will occupy the midfield region.
  • G Plata, E Valencia, and B Angulo could play as the front three.

Ecuador Predicted XI (4-2-3-1):

Alexander Dominguez
Robert Arboleda
Fernando Leon
Piero Hincapie
Angelo Preciado
Joao Joshimar Rojas
Moises Caicedo
Pervis Estupinan
Gonzalo Plata
Enner Valencia
Bryan Angulo

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COL vs ECU Fantasy Football Tips

Captain Options

Fenerbahce striker Enner Valencia is the standout captaincy candidate in this fixture. He is on penalties. He has three goals and an assist in eight World Cup Quailifiers games.

Duvan Zapata has been in great form for Italian club Atalanta. He has three goals and two assists in five league games this season. He has scored a goal in the qualifiers as well.

Differential Pick

Juan Cuadrado can be a explosive differential choice. He has one goal and two assists in ten quailifier games. He has also opened his account in the league for Juventus.

COL vs ECU Dream11 Teams

Goalkeeper: D Ospina
Defenders: J Mojica, Y Mina, P Estupinan
Midfielders: J Cuadrado, M Uribe, A Preciado, G Plata
Forwards: E Valencia, R Falcao, D Zapata

Likely Winner:

  • Both teams are looking for their fifth win in the CONMEBOL qualifying campaign.
  • It is likely that we will see both teams on the scoresheet.
  • Colombia have scored just once in their last three games.
  • Given their away record and Colombia‚Äôs home form, it is hard to envisage a win for Ecuador.

Match Odds:

Colombia: 11/17
Ecuador: 11/2

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