It may not be within an international window, but Mexico and Ecuador have set up a friendly meeting for today at the Bank of America in Charlotte before the resumption of the World Cup Qualifiers. El Tri want to continue their great run in the Concacaf tournament, while Gustavo Alfaro's boys aim to punch one of the Conmebol tickets to Qatar 2022. Check out everything there is to know about this game, such as the preview, information, probable lineups, storylines, predictions, odds and how to watch it in the US.
Mexico are comfortably atop the standings in the Final Round of the Concacaf World Cup Qualification but they still need to be prepared for a demanding final stretch of the campaign.
La Tri, meanwhile, got off to a fantastic - and surprising - start to their World Cup Qualifying journey but things are getting tougher. That's why they'll test themselves against one of the Concacaf powers before the road to Qatar resumes.
Mexico vs Ecuador: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Time: 9 PM (ET)
Location: Bank of America, Charlotte
Mexico vs Ecuador: Time by State in the US
ET: 9 PM
CT: 8 PM
MT: 7 PM
PT: 6 PM
Mexico vs Ecuador: Storylines
Ecuador, on the other hand, went winless in their last two games after starting the October window strongly beating Bolivia 3-0. Alfaro's side was shocked by Venezuela in Caracas before it held Colombia to a goalless draw in Barranquilla. La Tri sit third with 17 points, four points clear of Chile, who are sixth and currently out of the World Cup Qualifying zone.
Mexico vs Ecuador: Probable lineups
Mexico: Rodolfo Cota; José Ramírez, Haret Ortega, Jesús Angulo, Osvaldo Rodríguez; Erik Lira, Fernando Beltrán, Jesús Angulo; Uriel Antuna, Santiago Giménez, Roberto Alvarado.
Ecuador: Hernán Galíndez; Andrés López, Marlon Mejía, Luis Segovia, Christian Cruz; Michael Carcelén, Johnny Quiñónez, Joao Ortiz; Nislon Angulo, Janner Corozo; Michael Estrada.
How to watch or live stream Mexico vs Ecuador in the US
The game to be played between Mexico and Ecuador at Bank of America in Charlotte for an international friendly will be broadcast in the US by TUDN.com, Univision NOW, TUDN App, and TUDN USA.
Mexico vs Ecuador: Predictions and Odds
Oddsmakers in the US haven't revealed their predictions yet. However, Caliente did and they see Mexico as favorites with -110 odds, while Ecuador have +260, and a tie would result in a +250 payout.
* Odds via Caliente.