Hakim Ziyech scored from a 40-metre drive as shock 2022 World Cup semi-finalists Morocco beat 10-man Tanzania 2-0 on Tuesday when they began their campaign to qualify for the next finals.
Morocco announced Thursday that it was cancelling its participation in the African Nations Championship, blaming host Algeria for closing its airspace to Moroccan flights.
Following up their Second place finish in 2018. Croatia defeated Morocco 2-1 to finish Third in the FIFA World Cup.
Croatia defeated Morocco 2-1 in the World Cup third place play-off on Saturday, with Mislav Orsic curling home the winner.
The FIFA World Cup has come to the business end, down to the last four teams. Reigning champions, France take on the Atlas Lions of Morocco on Wednesday night. Here’s a look ahead at what is to come for Les Bleus and the Atlas Lions.
The MoneyMan and Oliver Keohane give their predictions for the semi-finals of the 2022 Fifa World Cup.
Morocco are not satisfied with a place in the World Cup semi-finals and are hungry for more, according to coach Walid Regragui, ahead of their match against world champions France on Wednesday.
World Cup holders France face Africa’s first-ever semi-finalists Morocco in Wednesday’s last-four clash in Qatar.
Morocco upset Portugal 1-0 in the World Cup Quarter Final. Morocco become the first African team to reach the World Cup semi-finals.
Morocco, who won its group ahead of Croatia, Belgium, and Canada, is the only African team still competing in the World Cup in Qatar. Despite losing to South Korea in the last group stage match after already qualifying, Portugal easily won Group H.