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The player born in Spain, of Ecuadorian parents, played his first game as a starter in the Tricolor. Add two presences with the national team.Nove


The player born in Spain, of Ecuadorian parents, played his first game as a starter in the Tricolor. Add two presences with the national team.

November 12, 2021 – 11:12 AM

In his second official appearance with the Ecuadorian soccer team, offensive Jeremy Sarmiento came out of the White House with a standing ovation in the Tricolor’s 1-0 win over Venezuela.

To a certain extent his performance as a starter against the llaneros, Sarmiento (Brighton & Hove Albion, England) was not out of tune, and when he got in tune with Gonzalo Plata they were a constant problem for Vinotinto behind.

The 19-year-old winger, born in Madrid and raised in England, officially debuted as a player of the senior team in the 3-0 win against Bolivia, for the eleventh day of the Qatar 2022 World Cup, in Guayaquil. He played 26 minutes to change.

On matchday 13 he repeated his performance, starting with 74 minutes on the court, before being replaced by Alan Franco and leaving the field of play amid the ovation of the fans present at the Rodrigo Paz Delgado stadium.

“Good victory yesterday (Thursday), I am happy to be part of this great team. Getting closer to our goal! ”, The Ecuadorian player posted on Twitter.

Statistics of the tricolor in the game with Venezuela indicate an 82% effectiveness in the passes made, with 14 made out of 17 made. Sarmiento added 38 touches, a shot on goal and received two fouls. (D)