Willian Leads Brazil Past Ecuador 1-0

Willian's strike helped Brazil register its second win in a series of friendlies. The team earlier beat Colombia.

updated: September 10, 2014 09:20 IST
  • Total Shares
Willian Brazil
Brazil's Willian (19) celebrates smiles scoring a goal on Ecuador during the first half of an international soccer friendly match.

© AP

East Rutherford: Willian scored in the first half, and Brazil beat Ecuador 1-0 on Tuesday night in a friendly at MetLife Stadium.

Willian, one of seven players from Brazil's World Cup roster who made the trip to the United States, scored off a feed from Neymar in the 31st minute.

Brazil also beat Colombia 1-0 on Friday in Miami Gardens, Florida, part of a nice start for Dunga's second stint as manager of Brazil.

Show Full Article