Uruguay will face Ecuador in their opening game of Copa America 2019. The tournament will be held in Brazil, and the listed as host Uruguayans are the most successful nation in the competition, as they have won it record fifteen times, while Ecuador are still in search of their first continental triumph.
Uruguay vs Ecuador Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Uruguay||Win||9 W/ 6 D/ 5 L||6 W/ 4 D/ 0 L|
|Ecuador||Loss||5 W/ 6 D/ 9 L||0 W/ 4 D/ 6 L|
Last game between the nations: 11.11.2016 Uruguay – Ecuador 2:1; Sebastian Coates 12′, Diego Rolan 45′; Felipe Caicedo 44′
Last game on Uruguayan soil: 11.11.2016 Uruguay – Ecuador 2:1; Sebastian Coates 12′, Diego Rolan 45′; Felipe Caicedo 44′
Worth mentioning: None of the sides were able to score more than two goals in any of the previous eleven meetings between the nations, as just four featured over 2,5 goals, including the most recent two. With the win in the last encounter Uruguay ended a three game winless streak. Each of the previous three encounters were home by the home sides. Ecuador did not win any of the last twenty matches that took place on Uruguayan soil, as the hosts recorded sixteen triumphs in the process.
Uruguay vs Ecuador Stats
|As of 12.06||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Uruguay||Win||5 W/ 0 D/ 5 L||4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
|Ecuador||Loss||4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L||1 W/ 2 D/ 2 L|
Last game Uruguay: 08.06.2019 Uruguay – Panama 3:0; Maximiliano Gomez 19′, Luis Suarez 69′, Federico Valverde 79′
Next game Uruguay: 21.06.2019 Copa America: Uruguay – Japan
Last game Ecuador: 10.06.2019 Mexico – Ecuador 3:2; Jonathan dos Santos 28′, Luis Montes 63′, Luis Rodriguez 77′; Angel Mena 47′, Ayrton Preciado 66′
Next game Ecuador: 22.06.2019 Ecuador – Chile
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Uruguay won all of their three games in 2019 and did not concede a single goal in those matches. No draw has been registered in the team’s last seventeen matches, as the Uruguayans won eleven and lost just six in the process. None of their previous five outings witnessed goals at both ends, while each of the last three featured over 2,5 goals.
Ecuador will start their Copa America campaign, still looking for their first victory in 2019, as they lost and drew twice in the four games they played in the year so far. Three of their last five matches produced over 2,5 goals, while three saw both involved nations hitting the back of the nets.
Uruguay vs Ecuador News
Missing players Uruguay: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Ecuador: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Uruguay vs Ecuador Predictions
Uruguay to win – 1.70 @ bet365