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Ecuador
Nickname(s) La Tricolor (the Tricolor)
La Tri
Los Amarillos (the Yellows)
Association Federación Ecuatoriana de Fútbol (FEF)
Confederation CONMEBOL (South America)
Head coach Hernán Gómez
Captain Antonio Valencia
Most caps Iván Hurtado (168)
Top scorer Agustin Delgado (31)
Home stadium Estadio Olímpico Atahualpa
FIFA code ECU
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 58 Decrease 1 (7 February 2019)
Highest 10 (July 2012)
Lowest 71 (November 2017)
Elo ranking
Current 24 Increase 5 (3 March 2019)
Highest 11 (27 March 2013)
Lowest 120 (December 1959)
First international
 Bolivia 1–2 Ecuador 
(Bogotá, Colombia; 8 August 1938)
Biggest win
 Ecuador 6–0 Peru 
(Quito, Ecuador; 22 June 1975)
Biggest defeat
 Argentina 12–0 Ecuador 
(Montevideo, Uruguay; 22 January 1942)
World Cup
Appearances 3 (first in 2002)
Best result Round of 16, 2006
Copa América
Appearances 27 (first in 1939)
Best result Fourth place, 1959 and 1993
CONCACAF Gold Cup
Appearances 1 (first in 2002)
Best result Group stage, 2002

Ecuador national football team is the national football team of Ecuador.

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