Ecuador vs Uruguay Preview, Tips and Odds

Ecuador will welcome Uruguay to Estadio de Liga Deportiva Universitaria in Quito for a game of the 2nd round of the World Cup 2022 qualifiers. After the 1st round of matches Ecuador are on the 8th place in the standings in zone South America with no points, while Uruguay are up at 3rd with three.

Ecuador vs Uruguay Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games homeaway
Ecuador Loss 4 W/ 6 D/ 10 L 5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L
Uruguay Win 10 W/ 6 D/ 4 L 3 W/ 2 D/ 5 L

Last game between the teams: 17.06.2019 Copa America: Uruguay – Ecuador 4:0; Nicolas Lodeiro 6’, Edinson Cavani 33’, Luis Suarez 44’, Arturo Meza 78’(own goal); Jose Quinteros from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 24’
Last game on Ecuadorian soil: 12.11.2015 World Cup Qualification: Ecuador – Uruguay 2:1; Felipe Caicedo 23’, Fidel Martinez 59’; Edinson Cavani 49’

Worth mentioning: The two nations met for the last time over a year ago in June 2019 in the group stage of Copa America and Uruguay claimed all three points with a comprehensive 4:0 victory. Ecuador lost both of the last two H2H clashes, but before that were on a run of two back-to-back victories and unbeaten in three meetings on their own. None of the last five encounters and just three of the previous twenty ended in wins for the away countries. Three of the last five games produced over 2,5 goals, and also three witnessed goals at both ends.

Ecuador vs Uruguay Stats

As of 12.10 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games hoe/away
Ecuador Loss 3 W/ 1 D/ 6 L 2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L
Uruguay Win 5 W/ 5 D/ 0 L 2 W/ 3 D/ 0 L

Last game Ecuador: 09.10.2020 World Cup Qualification: Argentina – Ecuador 1:0; Lionel Messi 13’(penalty)
Top performers Ecuador: N/A
Next game Ecuador: 12.11.2020 World Cup Qualification: Bolivia – Ecuador
Last game Uruguay: 09.10.2020 World Cup Qualification: Uruguay – Chile 2:1; Luis Suarez 39’(penalty), Maximiliano Gomez 90’; Alexis Sanchez 54’
Top performers Uruguay: Maximiliano Gomez 1 goal, Luis Suarez 1 goal.
Next game Uruguay: 12.11.2020 World Cup Qualification: Colombia – Uruguay

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Ecuador 12-18 6 4 3
Uruguay 14-9 5 7 3

Worth mentioning: Ecuador began their World Cup 2022 qualifying campaign with a slender 1:0 loss away to Argentina last Thursday. The team is on a run of two back-to-back defeats, both coming with the same score. Ecuador have won just three of the previous thirteen encounters, but all three were achieved by also keeping a clean sheet. Three of the nation’s last five clashes produced over 2,5 goals, while only one saw both involved countries to score.
Uruguay recorded a hard-fought 2:1 victory over Chile on Thursday, with Maximiliano Gomez sealing all three points for his country with a last-gasp strike. Uruguay are unbeaten in the regular time in their last fourteen matches, going down only to Peru after penalties in the process. Luis Suarez & Co. have been alternating wins with draws across the last eleven meetings and unable to register back-to-back triumphs for the period. Three of their last five games resulted in over 2,5 goals, as four witnessed goals at both ends.

Ecuador vs Uruguay News

Missing players Ecuador: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Uruguay: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

Ecuador vs Uruguay Predictions

Both nations to score – 1.90 @ bet365