Netherlands hosted Ecuador at the Khalifa International Stadium. C. Gakpo drop first goal at 6 minute of the match.
- C.Gakpo at 6 minute (1 : 0) (Netherlands)
- E.Valencia at 49 minute (1 : 1) (Ecuador)
Andries Noppert (rating 6.9)
Hernán Galíndez (rating 6.3)
M. Depay (S. Bergwijn, 46)
J. Sarmiento (M. Estrada, 74)
- Netherlands — 55%
- Ecuador — 45%
In total two teams made 17 shots on target and shot 5 on goal:
- Netherlands: 2 shots on target, 1 on goal. The most active in terms of the number of shots was — Teun Koopmeiners.
- Ecuador: 15 shots on target, 4 on goal. Best in hits on goal – Enner Valencia.
Best players for each teams with pass accuracy:
- Nathan Aké (Netherlands) — pass accuracy 88%, total passes 78
- Félix Torres (Ecuador) — pass accuracy 84%, total passes 70
Who made the most key passes from each teams:
- Davy Klaassen (Netherlands) — 1 key passes
- Ángelo Preciado (Ecuador) — 2 key passes
- Intercepts. Number of interceptions for Netherlands — 9 (leader — Jurriën Timber, 2). Ecuador — 8 (Jackson Porozo has the most, 3).
- Ball tackles. Netherlands — 5 (Virgil van Dijk, 2). Ecuador — 0 ( — 0).
By the number of face-to-face fights for ball the leaders in the teams are:
- Nathan Aké, Netherlands (11)
- Michael Estrada, Ecuador (8)
- J. Mendez (Ecuador) at 57 minute
The last five games (including this match):
- Netherlands – W
- Ecuador – W
Top 5 World Cup scorers:
- Boulaye Dia (3, Senegal)
- Mohammed Muntari (3, Qatar)
- Enner Valencia (3, Ecuador)
- Ahmadou Bamba Dieng (3, Senegal)
- Famara Diédhiou (3, Senegal)
- Netherlands will play with Qatar. November 29, on Al Bayt Stadium.
- Ecuador will play with Senegal. November 29, on Khalifa International Stadium.