Netherlands-Ecuador line-ups

Discover the compositions of the Netherlands and Ecuador.

Louis van Gaal chose to remain cautious with his striker Memphis Depay, who played Monday against the Senegal (2-0) his first half hour of play in two months after a thigh injury.

Depay will start again on the bench for this match which can allow the Oranje to qualify for the round of 16. Their attack will be led by Cody Gakpo and Steven Bergwijn.

In defense, the back of Bayern Munich Matthijs de Ligt, appeared in difficulty against Senegal, gives way to Jurrien Timber.

The striker and captain of Ecuador Enner Valencia, doubtful, has started well against the Netherlands. The striker scored both goals for his side in the opener against Qatar (2-0) before going out in the second half due to a knock received on a leg before the break. His coach Gustavo Alfaro maintained the suspense in the pre-match press conference but finally aligned his essential scorer in his starting team.

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