On the morning of October 9th, the first round of the South American qualifiers of the World Preliminaries ended a focused game. In the end, the Argentina team defeated Ecuador 1-0 and got a good start. Ocampos made points in this game. Messi won by penalty kick. After that, the two sides attacked and defended each other but failed to score. Argentina won the victory.
Messi scored, he tied with Suarez for the first place in the history of South American scorers in the world preliminaries with 22 goals;
In the South American World Cup preliminaries, Messi has made achievements by shooting six times, and is also the first;
At the beginning of the first half, the Argentine team kicked off first; in the 2nd minute, Valencia stole the ball and chose to drop the goal directly. The ball was confiscated by Almani.
In the 5th minute, Lautaro's shot was blocked from the bottom line.
In the 19th minute, Messi and Lautaro hit the wall to cooperate and shot, and the Ecuadorian defensive player successfully blocked.
In the 21st minute, Paredes uprooted Lautaro and got a yellow card. Then Ocampos and Lautaro were kicked down successively, but the referee did not say.
In the 30th minute, Acuña made a flat ball, but no one encountered it in the penalty area.
In the 39th minute, Ecuador took a set kick and Valencia fell to the ground in the penalty area. The referee indicated that there was no foul.
In the 42nd minute, Paredes was brought down by Valencia and the referee showed a yellow card.
In the first minute of stoppage time, DePaul was injured and fell to the ground. The game was interrupted for a while, but the problem was not big.
At the beginning of the second half, in the 47th minute, Paredes made a pass and Ocampos's shot was saved by Domingos.
The two teams competed fiercely in the midfield. In the 66th minute, Estupinan made a pass and Almani got the ball in time.
In the 68th minute, Lautaro was shoveled in midfield, but the referee still did not say.
In the 73rd minute, Messi's through ball was blocked and he followed up with a homeopathic shot and missed the goal slightly.
In the 77th minute, Otamendi kicked Prata and received a yellow card.
In the 82nd minute, Preciado dribbled the ball and passed it to Plata. Plata cut into the penalty area and fell to the ground. The referee still did not say.
Both sides continued to replace and adjust, Foys replaced Montiel, Domingos replaced Ocampos;
Neither team scored. In the end, the Argentina team relied on Messi's shot to beat Ecuador 1-0 and ushered in the world preliminaries.
Defenders: 3 - filigra (45,17 - Placido), 14 - Ariga, 4 - Arbo radar, 6 - estopinan;
Midfield: 5 - ibala (63,19 - Plata), 8 - gruezo, 21 - Franco, 23 - keseido (77, 7 - ibara);
Forwards: 13-e-valencia, 15-mena (86, 11-estrada);
Goalkeeper: 1 - Armani;
Defenders: 4-montier (83,6-fritz), 2-qualta, 19 Otamendi, 3-taliafico;
Forwards: 10 Messi, 11 ocampos (83, 17 Domingo), 22 lautaro (75, 13 alario);