First Goal Scorer of World Cup 2022: If you are looking for the first goal video of FIFA World Cup 2022, then you’ll find all the information here. It was Qatar vs Ecuador Group A match and Enner Valencia scored the first goal in this FIFA World Cup 2022 for the Ecuador team. You can catch the Complete Schedule of World Cup 2022 here.
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Watch Enner Valencia First Goal of FIFA World Cup 2022, Highlights, and Video
The first goal of the 2022 FIFA World Cup will forever belong to Ecuador’s Enner Valencia. Watch the complete live video highlights of the Goals scored by Enner Valencia here. Ecuador’s last five World Cup goals:
For the third straight World Cup, a player has scored a brace in the tournament opener:
2014: Neymar (71 minutes vs Croatia)
2018: Denis Cheryshev (91 minutes vs Saudi Arabia)
2022: Enner Valencia (31 minutes vs Qatar)
LIVE Qatar vs Ecuador, FIFA World Cup 2022: GOAAAL!!! Enner Valencia again!!! The Fenerbahce man has done it again!!! Clinical header from the ex West Ham man!! 2-0 to the South Americans. QAT 0-2 ECU (31st Min)
Enner Valencia scores!!! He holds his composure and converts it to the bottom right corner! The goalie guessed it wrong!
LIVE Qatar vs Ecuador, FIFA World Cup 2022: GOAAL!!! Finally a goal for Ecuador! Enner Valencia makes no mistake from the spot and the South Americans have the all-important lead in the match. 1-0 to La Tri. QAT 0-1 ECU (16th Minute)
Enner Valencia scores the first goal of the #WorldCup !
He has scored the last four World Cup goals for Ecuador, dating back to 2014.
Summary of Enner Valencia First Goal Scorer of World Cup 2022
Enner Valenica now has five goals at World Cup finals – the most by any Ecuador player in history! He could add even more to that tally by the end of the day, he’s having a field day so far!
Christian Benitez died tragically in Qatar due to a heart attack 2013. He was replaced in Ecuador national team as striker by Enner Valencia who scored 3 Ecuador goals in the World Cup 2014. Now he’s scored two in the Qatar opener, destiny is crazy some time.
After 32 minutes of the opening game, Enner Valencia scored 33.3% of the goals needed to win the Golden Boot at the last two tournaments. An ice-cold penalty and a pinpoint header. #FIFAWorldCup #Qatar2022
Meanwhile, It’s the first match of the 2022 FIFA world cup. Hosts, Qatar kick start the much-anticipated 2022 FIFA World Cup, the first to be held in the Middle East, against South American nation Ecuador in a Group A tie at the majestic Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor, north of Qatar’s capital, Doha.
The first goal of the 2022 FIFA World Cup will forever belong to Ecuador's Enner Valencia. He has scored the last four World Cup goals for Ecuador, dating back to 2014. He is now the record goalscorer for the country.
Gustavo Julio Alfaro (born 14 August 1962) is an Argentine former footballer and currently a manager for Ecuador national football team.
Alfaro had a short career as a footballer, he was captain of the Atlético de Rafaela, with which he won promotion to the Argentine Primera División in 1989. Alfaro retired from football in 1992 to concentrate on his coaching career. He won his first league title with Arsenal de Sarandí in the 2012 Clausura.
At international level, Valencia has earned over 70 caps for Ecuador since his debut in 2012. He represented the nation at the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the Copa América in 2015, 2016, 2019 and 2021. With 35 goals, Valencia is Ecuador's all-time top goalscorer, and shares with Agustín Delgado the record for most goals at World Cup finals tournaments for the country.
The FIFA assigns a three-letter country code (more properly termed a trigram or trigraph) to each of its member and non-member countries. These are the official codes used by the FIFA and its continental confederations (AFC, CAF, CONCACAF, CONMEBOL, OFC and UEFA) as name abbreviations of countries and dependent areas, in official competitions.
Estadio Rodrigo Paz Delgado, commonly called La Casa Blanca (Spanish for "The White House"), is a football stadium in Quito, Ecuador that is the home ground of LDU Quito. Built between 1995 and 1997, the stadium hosted its first match on March 6, 1997 in a game between LDU Quito and Atlético Mineiro of Belo Horizonte. At an altitude of 2,734 m and with a capacity of 41,575, it is the largest stadium in Quito, and the second largest in Ecuador after the Estadio Monumental Banco Pichincha in Guayaquil.
Iván Jacinto Hurtado Angulo (born 16 August 1974) is an Ecuadorian former professional footballer who played as a center back. With 168 international appearances for Ecuador between 1992 and 2014, he is the most capped South American male footballer of all time, and the fifteenth-most capped male international footballer in history.