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Ecuador motivated by death of Christian Benitez
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador's achievement of reaching its third World Cup was overshadowed by the death of striker Christian Benitez midway through qualifying, and filling the void he left will be the team's biggest challenge in Brazil.(4/10/2014 5:48:07 AM)
Ecuador offers lots of attacking options at WCup
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Manchester United winger Antonio Valencia, by far Ecuador's best-known player, will be joined by some other up-and-coming attackers that could shine at the World Cup in Brazil.(4/10/2014 5:51:04 AM)
Ecuador coach Rueda wants to play 7 games at WCup
Reinaldo Rueda couldn't control the tears when Ecuador striker Christian Benitez died suddenly from a heart problem last July. At the time, Rueda said Benitez was ''irreplaceable'' and dedicated World Cup qualification to him. But while Rueda lamented the loss, the Colombian coach has come to believe that Ecuador can go to the latter stages of the World Cup, even without Benitez. ''That is what ...(4/10/2014 5:48:57 AM)
Socceroos to face Ecuador in World Cup warm-up
The Socceroos will face fellow World Cup qualifiers Ecuador next month in one of Australia’s final warm-up matches before the tournament in Brazil(4/16/2014 3:01:39 PM)
Sweden should come question Assange: Ecuador's UK ambassador
By Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) - Sweden should question WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at Ecuador's London embassy about sex assault claims that have kept him stuck there for almost two years, Quito's ambassador to Britain said on Thursday. His case is at a standstill, Ambassador Juan Falconi Puig told Reuters, and he could stay in the embassy indefinitely - protected by the asylum Ecuador ...(4/3/2014 1:52:11 PM)
Ecuador: Tungurahua Volcano Spews Ash After Explosion, No One Injured
QUITO, April 15 (BERNAMA-NNN-AGENCIES) -- Ecuador's Tungurahua volcano spewed 5-km column of ash after a loud explosion due to an increase in its eruptive activity, but no one was injured, authorities said Monday.(4/15/2014 1:01:46 AM)
Does Ecuador's leader aspire to a perpetual presidency?
Ecuador's constitution bars Rafael Correa from running for the fourth term. But this won't stop him from seeking reelection if 'the people' want it, he hints.(4/11/2014 2:45:13 PM)
Call for vote on Ecuador Amazon oil
Environmentalists in Ecuador say they have enough signatures for a referendum on controversial oil drilling plans for an Amazon national park.(4/10/2014 8:38:29 PM)
Ecuador volcano spews 6-mile ash column
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador's Tungurahua volcano has spewed a 6-mile (10-kilometer) column of ash after a powerful, five-minute explosion that shot pyroclastic material onto its northern and northwestern flanks.(4/4/2014 10:38:21 PM)
Why talisman Valencia is key for Ecuador
Ecuador's World Cup hopes rest firmly on Antonio Valencia's shoulders after Christian Benitez's tragic death, says Tim Vickery(4/8/2014 1:16:59 AM)
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