Ecuador national beach soccer team

The Ecuador national beach soccer team represents Ecuador in international beach soccer competitions and is controlled by the Ecuadorian Football Federation, the governing body for football in Ecuador.

 Ecuador
Nickname(s)La Tricolor (the Tricolor)
La Tri
Los Amarillos (the Yellows)
AssociationFederación Ecuatoriana de Fútbol (FEF)
ConfederationCONMEBOL (South America)
Head coachJosé Palma
CaptainHugo Cevallos
FIFA codeECU
BSWW ranking 26 Decrease (31 December 2020)[1]


First colours


Second colours
First international
 Brazil 8–3 Ecuador 
(Montevideo, Uruguay; 11 March 2009)
Biggest win
 Ecuador 10–3 Dominican Republic 
(Lima, Peru; 7 November 2012)
Biggest defeat
 Ecuador 1–14 Brazil 
(Manta, Ecuador; 25 April 2015)

The team made their debut in international beach soccer at the 2009 World Cup qualifiers. Having reached the semi-finals of the World Cup qualifying championship on three previous occasions without finishing as one of the top three nations who qualify to the World Cup, Ecuador finally secured their first qualification to the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in 2017.[2]

Current squadEdit

As of February 2017

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   ECU Carlos Saltos
2 DF   ECU Hugo Cevallos (captain)
3 FW   ECU Cesar Barre
4 DF   ECU Mario Alava
5 MF   ECU José Vera
6 MF   ECU Cristhian Gallegos
No. Pos. Nation Player
7 MF   ECU Segundo Moreira
8 MF   ECU Jorge Bailón
9 MF   ECU Daniel Cedeño
10 MF   ECU Mauricio Mera
11 MF   ECU Joffre Delgado
12 GK   ECU Jorge León

Coach: José Palma

AchievementsEdit

Competitive recordEdit

FIFA Beach Soccer World CupEdit

Year Result Pld W W+ L GF GA GD
1995 – 2008 Did not enter
2009 – 2015 Did not qualify
  2017 3 0 0 3 6 22 –16
  2019 Did not qualify
  2021 To be determined
Total 1/21 3 0 0 3 6 22 –16

CONMEBOL Beach Soccer ChampionshipEdit

Year Result Pld W W+ L GF GA GD
  2005  Did not enter
  2006
  2007 
  2008
  2009 4th place 5 2 0 3 27 30 –3
  2011 8th place 3 0 0 3 9 21 –12
  2013 4th place 5 2 0 3 18 29 –11
  2015 4th place 6 3 0 3 21 36 –15
  2017 3rd place 6 2 2 2 22 30 –8
Total 5/9 25 9 2 14 97 146 –49
  – Note: 2005 and 2007 were held in a joint championship with CONCACAF

SourcesEdit

  1. ^ "World Ranking". BSWW. 31 December 2020. Retrieved 31 December 2020.
  2. ^ "FIFA". Archived from the original on February 13, 2017.