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Ecuador vs Chile: A Comfortable Match for Chile

22.06.2019, Finished at Arena Fonte Nova

11:53, 19 Jun 2019

Ecuador and Chile will play in the group stage of the Copa America on Saturday, 22nd June at the Fonte Nova Arena. 

Ecuador and Chile will face each other on Saturday in their next group stage game of the Copa America. While it is still an early stage of the tournament, Ecuador face an uphill struggle. They are ranked sixtieth in the world while Chile are miles ahead at sixteenth.

Ecuador have not won a match in a long while, they lost their first game of the tournament 4 – 0 to Uruguay and before that they lost 3 – 2 to Mexico. They have drawn with both Venezuela and Honduras this year, but also lost to the USA. Chile have had better results, defeating Haiti recently, drawing with the USA but losing 3 – 1 to Mexico.

The teams last played in 2017 and Chile won the game 2 – 1. Ecuador defeated Chile 3 – 0 in 2016, but Chile won their two prior encounters, in 2015 and 2013. In total, they have played 10 times since 2005, Chile has won 6 games, Ecuador 3 and one game ended in a draw.