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Five Things You Need To Know About Valencia, Scorer of 2022 First World Cup Goal

Enner Valencia is the scorer of the first world cup goal in the 2022 edition. Valencia scored twp goals before he was taken out in what looked like a precaution rather than an injury. He scored the first goal from the penalty spot and then scored the second via a header. But who is Enner Valencia?

1.Valencia was born on 4th November 1989 in Ecuador. He is currently thirty three years having celebrated early this month.

2.Valencia is the captain of the Ecuador national team. He plays as a forward. He is the only squad member of the Ecuador team who played in the last world cup. Now you know.

3.Valncia plays as a forward for Turkish side Fenerbahce.

4.Valencia has played for Fenerbahce since 2020 where he has managed thirty two goals in 71 appearances, not a bad ratio for a striker.

5.Valencia has played for West ham and Everton in the English premier league. At Everton he played as a loanee.

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"FIFA World Cup: Who is Enner Valencia, who scored the opening goal of Qatar 2022 - Sportstar" https://sportstar.thehindu.com/football/fifa-world-cup/news/fifa-world-cup-2022-qatar-first-goal-opening-scorer-enner-valencia-qatar-ecuador-qat-ecu-score-1st/article66161987.ece/amp/

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