Emelec kept the three points for date 2 of the Ecuador – Liga Pro 2022 tournament. The visitor scored the only goal of the match 15 minutes into the second half, through Sebastián Rodríguez, from a penalty.
The figure of the meeting was Sebastián Rodríguez. The Emelec midfielder stood out against Independiente del Valle as he scored 1 goal and kicked 2 times on goal.
Another of the key soccer players at the Banco Guayaquil stadium was Pedro Ortiz. The Emelec goalkeeper had a great performance against Independiente del Valle because he saved 4 shots.
It was a closely contested match with fouls from both sides. There were a large number of cautioned: Richard Schunke, Cristian Pellerano, Eddie Guevara, Pedro Ortiz, Joao Rojas, Luis Segovia, Sebastián Rodríguez, Ángel Gracia, Jaime Ayoví and Byron Palacios.
The coach of Ind. del Valle, Renato Paiva, arranged a 4-4-2 formation on the field with Moisés Ramírez in goal; Mateo Carabajal, Luis Segovia, Richard Schunke and Pedro Perlaza in the defensive line; Cristian Pellerano, Willian Vargas, Lorenzo Faravelli and Junior Sornoza in the middle; and Jonathan Bauman and Nicolás Previtali in the attack.
For their part, those led by Ismael Rescalvo stood with a 4-5-1 strategy with Pedro Ortiz under the three sticks; Romario Caicedo, Aníbal Leguizamón, Eddie Guevara and Bruno Pittón in defense; Bryan Carabalí, Dixon Arroyo, Alexis Zapata, Sebastián Rodríguez and Jeison Chalá in midfield; and Joao Rojas up front.
The referee appointed for the match was Luis Quiroz Prado.
Ind. del Valle will host Aucas the next day, while Emelec will host Guayaquil City at the Banco del Pacífico Capwell stadium.
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