19 May 2018

Morocco: FIFA World Cup (26 Days to Go) - Team Profile - Morocco

Morocco booked their return to the FIFA World Cup after a 20-year absence, topping Africa Group C, to head to their fifth edition of the tournament.

FIFA Ranking: 42

Continent: Africa

Nickname(s): Atlas Lions

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World Cup History:

Qualifying Campaigns: 14

First stage appearances: 4

Semi final appearances: 0

Finals: 0

Titles: 0

First World Cup: 1970

Last World Cup: 1998

Best outing: Round of 16 (1986)

Key Player: MEDHI BENATIA

Powerful, athletic and good on the ball, Benatia is one of the best defenders in Africa. The centre- half's talents have taken him to European superpowers Bayern Munich and Juventus in big-money moves.

MATCHES

June 15: MOROCCO vs IR IRAN

June 20: PORTUGAL vs MOROCCO

June 25: SPAIN vs MOROCCO

NEXT PROFILE (Tomorrow): IR IRAN

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