World Cup 2022: Senegal-Ecuador, the dream after 90 minutes
There is more room for calculation. Senegal must win in Qatar to avoid being forced to leave. It is easy to win against Ecuador. This matches will be exciting. See you at 3 PM GMT.
The African champions would like to be back in the second round of this World Cup, 20-years after their quarter-finals against Japan and Korea. It’s great that they are back on Asian soil. This is a great way to align the stars, and dream bigger. The players have another motivation, which is to shine without being judged. Sadio Mane. Senegal was among the outsiders due to its number 10. But since his injury, the chances of the band to Aliou Cissé have drastically decreased.
For Pope Bouba Diop…
Chance of calendar, Senegal is in the World Cup at the commemoration day for the second anniversary to the death of Pape Boruba Diop. This is the first time that Senegal has ever had a World Cup scorer. It was 2022. We all recall his goal against France and his double against Uruguay in game three. These three achievements make him the best Senegalese player in the World Cup. The world was captivated by the midfielder at the time and all of Senegal followed his lead. There is no doubt that his memory will be in the minds of the players, but also in that of Aliou Cissé, his partner at the time in the midfield.
Forever within our hearts Pope Bouba Diop.| Forever in our hearts Pope Bouba Diop. Rest in peace.🕊️♥️ pic.twitter.com/6ZV7s5VEVY
— FSF (@Fsfofficielle) November 28, 2022
…and for a new epic
Senegal is determined to participate in the World Cup for the third time. A win would open the door to the second round, the second in three editions. It was the quarter-final in 2002 and the first round in 2018. Aliou Cissé wanted to motivate his players. Maybe to make them aware that there is a lot at stake.
” This is a crucial match for this generation, which has already achieved extraordinary things. This is our responsibility to prepare it well. I ask my boys focus on the game. These are high stakes matches. Sometimes the stakes are greater than the game. The best way to approach it is to think about the game. We have the offensive ability to score at any given moment. We must play, play, then play again in order to win. […]Only victory can make tomorrow beautiful (Tuesday). We must show the same energy and aggression as we showed in other decisive matches over the years. “Launched the coach of Senegal at a press conference on Monday.
Ecuador without or with Valencia
The Tri started the World Cup well and Senegal is now fighting for its survival against Ecuador. First against Qatar (2-0 victory), then against Netherlands (draw 1-1). Enner Valencia was the common thread between these two matches. He scored all three goals in the World Cup for his team. He is also the top scorer tied with Kylian Mbappé. However, there is still doubt about his participation in the ax match. He was injured in a match against the Dutch and his future is uncertain. His country hopes to count upon him for a second qualification in round 16 after 2006.
This Ecuador-Senegal encounter is now history. There will be tears of joy, joy, and maybe tears of joy at the conclusion of the meeting. Because the 90-minute game determines the fate of both teams.
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