SEATTLE, WASH.— Sounders FC protector Xavier Arreaga has actually been called to the Ecuador National Group lineup for the FIFA Globe Mug Qatar 2022 ™. This notes the very first FIFA Globe Mug call-up for Arreaga, that was consisted of in Head Train Gustavo Alfaro’s 26-player lineup for the upcoming event. Arreaga signs up with Jordan Morris, Cristian Roldan as well as Nouhou as present Sounders FC gamers on their method to Qatar this month, with the Rave Environment-friendly sending out one of the most gamers to a solitary Globe Mug in franchise business background.
This notes the very first FIFA Globe Mug look given that 2014 for Ecuador, that was attracted right into Team A previously this year as well as is readied to play host nation Qatar on November 20, Netherlands on November 25 as well as Senegal on November 29.
” We are exceptionally pleased with Xavier as well as desire him the most effective standing for Ecuador at the Globe Mug,” stated Sounders FC General Supervisor & & Head Of State of Football Garth Lagerwey. “He’s been a vital participant of Ecuador’s team over the previous couple of years, so we’re pleased to see him compensated with the possibility to complete on the globe’s phase.”
Arreaga, 28, has 17 occupation caps for La Tri going back to 2018, consisting of 9 looks throughout the team’s FIFA Globe Mug certifying project, scoring his single global objective in a 6-1 sway Colombia on November 17, 2020. Arreaga has actually made 99 looks for the Rave Environment-friendly in all competitors given that signing up with the team in 2019, racking up 3 objectives. He was called to the 2022 Concacaf Ideal XI team after Seattle’s title-winning run previously this year.
” Congratulations to Xavi for the unbelievable possibility to complete at the Globe Mug,” stated Head Train Brian Schmetzer. “His effort as well as dedication to his nationwide group have actually appeared given that he showed up in Seattle, as well as we eagerly anticipate seeing him complete along with various other Sounders in Qatar.”
Arreaga signs up with colleagues Jordan Morris (USA), Cristian Roldan (USA) as well as Nouhou (Cameroon) in Qatar, that were all called to their nations’ corresponding last lineups recently. The 4 present gamers are one of the most that the Rave Environment-friendly have actually ever before seen picked for the event.
Sounders FC completed the 2022 project with a 16-17-5 document throughout all competitors. The Rave Environment-friendly ended up being the very first MLS side to win the Concacaf Champions Organization title in the springtime, prior to a normal period that disappointed the Audi MLS Mug Championship for the very first time in the club’s 14-year background. Seattle heads right into the offseason with its views established on the 2023 project, which starts with the FIFA Club Globe Mug.