|Jaime Ayovi heads the ball into the net.|
It was the third loss in five matches for the American team under new head coach Jurgen Klinsmann, who took over from Bob Bradley in July.
Walter Ayovi set up the goal with a cross from the left wing, which his cousing Jaime headed past US goalkeeper Tim Howard from the middle of the penalty area.
|There is nothing Tim Howard could have done to prevent the goal.|
Ecuador opened their 2014 World Cup qualifying with a 2-0 home victory over Venezuela. Jaime Ayovi scored the only goal in that game as well. He entered Tuesday's game a substitute in the second half.
The United States team had defeated Honduras 1-0 last Saturday.