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Enner inspires Ecuador to comeback victory

Ecuador rallied from behind to edge Honduras 2-1 in an exciting game in Curitiba, with Enner Valencia scoring both goals to send them second in Group E.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"Both teams needed to win and both tried to play well. Even though we went behind, we got our goals at decisive moments and that put us in charge of the match," Reinaldo Rueda, Ecuador coach.

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20:53
The final whistle sounds.
20:51
90'+A. VALENCIA (Ecuador) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on J.C. GARCIA (Honduras).
20:50
90'+A. VALENCIA (Ecuador) illegally handles the ball.
20:49
90'+MENDEZ (Ecuador) swings in the corner.
20:49
90'+ ACHILIER (in) comes off the bench to replace MONTERO (out) (Ecuador)
20:47
90'FIGUEROA (Honduras) is penalised after committing a foul.
20:44
86'FIGUEROA (Honduras) sees an effort go off target.
20:43
85'VALLADARES (Honduras) blocks the shot.
20:43
85'E. VALENCIA (Ecuador) sees his effort hit the target.
20:42
84'BERNARDEZ (Honduras) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on E. VALENCIA (Ecuador).
20:41
83' GRUEZO (in) comes off the bench to replace MINDA (out) (Ecuador)
20:40
83' M. CHAVEZ (in) comes off the bench to replace BONIEK (out) (Honduras)
20:40
82' MENDEZ (in) comes off the bench to replace CAICEDO (out) (Ecuador)
20:39
81'MINDA (Ecuador) blocks the shot.
20:39
81'ESPINOZA (Honduras) sees his effort hit the target.

Man of the Match

Line-ups

Honduras
HondurasHON
Ecuador
EcuadorECU
(GK)(C)
(GK)
46' HT
Misses next match if booked
13
90'+2
14
Misses next match if booked 83'
82'
Misses next match if booked 71'
20
14
83'
(C)
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
12
(GK)
82'
46' HT
Not eligible to play
15
71'
18
17
90'+2
83'
23
83'
CoachCoach
Luis SUAREZ (COL)Reinaldo RUEDA (COL)

Match Facts

Curitiba

The city of Curitiba is one of the finest examples of a bulky economic and industrial development carried out with responsibility and organisation.

Arena da Baixada

  • Stadium nameArena da Baixada
  • CityCuritiba
  • Year constructed1914
  • Overall capacity39631

Weather

  • Cloudy
  • 13° CTemperature
  • 3 m/sWind
  • 77 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Ben WILLIAMS
    Australia
    AustraliaAUS
  • Assistant Referee 1: Matthew CREAM (AUS)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Hakan ANAZ (AUS)
  • Fourth official: Yuichi NISHIMURA (JPN)

Groups

Group E
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
FRA
32108267
SUI
32017616
ECU
31113304
HON
300318-70