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2022 World Cup: Ecuador Captain Valencia Celebrates Win Over Qatar

2022 World Cup: Ecuador Captain Valencia Celebrates Win Over Qatar

Enner Valencia has celebrated La Tri of Ecuador’s win over host nation Qatar at the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Ecuador defeated the Maroon of Qatar 2-0 at the Al Bayt Stadium on Sunday.

Valencia scored the first goal of the game from the penalty spot in the 16th minute after he was brought down in the box.

The Fenerbahce star scored a header to double the lead 15 minutes later as the first half ended 2-0.

Read Also: Valencia’s Double Earns Ecuador Victory Over Qatar In 2022 World Cup Opener

There were no further goals in the second half of the game.

The forward took to his Twitter handle to jubilate following the victory.

“Calm and trust Ecuador,” he Tweeted.

Valencia has made 75 appearances for Ecuador and scored 37 goals.

Ecuador are currently first in Group A with three points after matchday one.

The post 2022 World Cup: Ecuador Captain Valencia Celebrates Win Over Qatar appeared first on Complete Sports.

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