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Abderrazak Hamdallah named AFC 2020 top scorer

Moroccan player Abderrazak Hamdallah, striker for Saudi Arabia’s Al-Nassr club, won the 2020 AFC Champions League top scorer award, after finishing the tournament with 7 goals. With this dedication, Hamdallah became the first Moroccan player to win the AFC Champions League top scorer award. The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said …

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Morocco climbs to 35th place in FIFA rankings

The Moroccan national football team climbed four places in the FIFA world rankings released on Thursday, from 39th position to 35th. With a total of 1474 points, the Atlas Lions occupy the 4th position at the African level, tied with Nigeria (35th, 1474), and behind Senegal (20th, 1558), Tunisia (26th, …

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Morocco to participate in 2021 Arab Cup in Qatar

Morocco is one of 22 national teams from the Arab world who have registered to participate in the FIFA Arab Cup. During a visit to Lusail Stadium on Tuesday, FIFA President Gianni Infantino confirmed that the first national teams from 22 Arab countries including Morocco have registered to participate in …

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Coronavirus: Adel Taarabt tested positive

Morocco international Adel Taarabt, 31, has tested positive for the coronavirus. The number of Atlas Lions infected with Covid-19 during the double confrontation with the Central African Republic is growing. After Youssef El Arabi, Yassine Bounou, Romain Saïss and Nayef Aguerd, Adel is declared, Tuesday, positive for the coronavirus. His …

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Abderrazak Hamdallah cured of Coronavirus

Saudi club Al Nasr have announced the remission of their Moroccan player, Abderazzak Hamdallah, from the coronavirus, and his return to training. The Saudi club has resumed training with several absences in its ranks. Some are due to the coronavirus and others to the commitment of players with their national …

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Futsal ranking: Morocco 1st in Africa, 23rd in the world

The Moroccan futsal selection climbs to 23rd in the world and takes first position at the African level, according to the latest Futsal World Ranking recognized by FIFA and published on Tuesday. Reigning African champions, Hicham Dguig’s men are ranked 23rd in the world rankings, credited with 1267 points. At …

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Munir El Haddadi will not play for Morocco’s national team

Munir El Haddadi will not join Morocco’s national team. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Friday rejected the appeal of the player and the Royal Moroccan Football Federation (FRMF) to change sporting nationality. “The appeal was dismissed by CAS and the FIFA ruling was upheld,” said the world’s …

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Achraf Hakimi 4th fastest player in Europe

The top fastest players in Europe have just been released and place Moroccan player Achraf Hakimi in 4th place in the ranking, in which Paris striker Kylian Mbappé comes first. Inter Milan right-back Achraf Hakimi was flashed at 33.46 km/h. The performance of Kylian Mbappé, the one who holds the …

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A very good start for Hakim Ziyech at Chelsea

Franck Lampard has revealed that he was won over by the qualities of Morocco international Hakim Ziyech from their first contact, especially his ability to be confident in himself. While many feared his adaptation, the Atlas Lion surprised. He acclimatized quickly before being forced to sit on the sidelines for …

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