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Ecuador's new coach makes sweeping squad changes :rollani:
QUITO, Aug 20 (Reuters) - Ecuador's new coach Luis Fernando Suarez has included four uncapped players and left out 36-year-old midfielder Alex Aguinaga for next month's World Cup qualifier away to Uruguay.
Striker Franklin Salas and experienced midfielders Alfonso Obregon and Edwin Tenorio were also excluded from the 21-man squad for the game in Montevideo on September 5.
Suarez, a Colombian who won the first stage of this year's Ecuadorean championship with unfancied Aucas, replaced his compatriot Hernan Dario Gomez who resigned after the Copa America in Peru last month.
Gomez, who became a national hero in Ecuador when he led the country to their first World Cup in 2002, threw in the towel after his side lost all three games, the defeats including a 6-1 drubbing by Argentina.
Aguinaga, who has won over 100 caps, is still considered one of the country's best players.
Defender Renan Calle, midfielder Armando Paredes, goalkeeper Edwin Villafuerte and striker Carlos Quinones were all selected for the first time.
There was also a recall for striker Ivan Kaviedes, who signed for English Premier League side Crystal Palace on Thursday.
Ecuador are fifth in the South American World Cup qualifying group with 10 points from seven games. The top four teams qualify directly for the 2006 finals in Germany and the fifth plays off against the winners of the Oceania region.
Goalkeepers: Jacinto Espinoza (Liga de Quito), Damian Lanza (Deportivo Cuenca), Edwin Villafuerte (Barcelona)
Defenders: Ivan Hurtado (Pachuca, Mexico), Giovanny Espinoza (Liga de Quito), Renan Calle (Aucas), Ulises de la Cruz (Aston Villa, England), Neicer Reasco (Liga de Quito), Raul Guerron (Deportivo Quito)
Midfielders: Leonardo Soledispa (Barcelona), Marlon Ayovi (Deportivo Quito), Antonio Valencia (El Nacional), Moises Candelario (Emelec), Armando Paredes (Barcelona), Edison Mendez (Santos Laguna, Mexico), Walter Ayovi (Barcelona)
Forwards: Johnny Baldeon (Deportivo Quito), Carlos Quinonez (Deportivo Cuenca), Ivan Kaviedes (Crystal Palace, England), Agustin Delgado (no club), Carlos Tenorio (Al-Sadd, Qatar).
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