The first injury in World Cup Qatar 2022 He appeared during the second game of the tournament played this Monday in Group B, between England and Iran, which the British won by a 6-2 win.
Running minute 9 of playthe goalkeeper Alireza Beiranvand went out to intercept a ball in his area but collided with the face of his own defender, Majid Hosseini.
At the entrance to the medical assistance, it was diagnosed that the doorman had a nosebleedso that blood immediately covered Alireza’s clothing and face.
After a few minutes of review, Alireza expressed his desire to continue and the ball rolled again at the Khalifa International Stadium.
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However, at minute 18 the goalkeeper dropped to the ground and he himself requested the change. In his place came substitute goalkeeper Hossein Hosseini.
The game ended with a 6-2 win in favor of England, with scores from Jude Bellingham (35′); Bukayo Saka (43′ and 62′); Raheem Sterling (46′); Marcus Rashford (71′) and Jack Grealish (89′).
Mehdi Taremi scored both goals for Iran at minute 65 and in second half aggregate.
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Enner Valencia would be another injured
Ecuadorian striker Enner Valencia announced that his departure from the opening game against Qatar at minute 77 was due to a knee injury.
“I hope I’m ready, I had a small blow to my knee and ankle, I’m sure the doctors will evaluate me later and then they’ll report what I have. I hope to be able to be with the group, to be able to help them continue advancing in this World Cup”, said the goalscorer at a post-match press conference.
Valencia was the author of the two goals (minutes 16 and 31) that gave Ecuador a 2-0 victory over the host, Qatar.