Morocco coach Rachid Taoussi on Wednesday (December 26th) named Mehdi Benatia as the new Atlas Lions captain. The 25-year-old Udinese defender will take on the position for the 2013 Orange Africa Cup of Nations next month in South Africa.
Magharebia (Washington DC)
Morocco: Mehdi Benatia Takes Morocco Helm27 December 2012
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