Morocco

Morocco

3rd in FIFA World Cup

World Cup goal music: Every team's song choices in Qatar, with Gala's 'Freed From Desire' topping the chart World Cup goal music: Every team's song choices in Qatar, with Gala's 'Freed From Desire' topping the chart

England fans aren't the only ones who will be dancing to 90s classic "Freed From Desire" when their national team scores a goal at the World Cup.

FIFA World Cup: Senegal, Morocco, Tunisia, Ghana, Cameroon story so far FIFA World Cup: Senegal, Morocco, Tunisia, Ghana, Cameroon story so far

Africa's five representatives at the FIFA World Cup have made a slow start, but it hasn't all been doom and gloom for them in Qatar.

Croatia, Luka Modric begin World Cup vs. Morocco without spark that took them to 2018 final Croatia, Luka Modric begin World Cup vs. Morocco without spark that took them to 2018 final

Croatia, led by Luka Modric, won all of their group games in 2018 when they reached the World Cup final. But this is a team caught between eras.

Croatia held to goalless draw by Morocco in World Cup Croatia held to goalless draw by Morocco in World Cup

Croatia, runners-up at the last World Cup, were held to a 0-0 draw by Morocco at the Al Bayt Stadium on Wednesday in their opening Group F match.

Pele's prediction: Is it finally Africa's turn to win the World Cup? Pele's prediction: Is it finally Africa's turn to win the World Cup?

"An African nation will win the World Cup before the year 2000," Pele declared in 1977. Can an African team do it in Qatar, albeit 22 years late?

African World Cup stars you don't yet know: Is Iliman Ndiaye the Senegal striker to replace Sadio Mane? African World Cup stars you don't yet know: Is Iliman Ndiaye the Senegal striker to replace Sadio Mane?

Africa's World Cup squads, drawn from disparate leagues and nations, are full of players with great backstories and unlikely routes to the top.

Africa's World Cup squads - talking points and unanswered questions Africa's World Cup squads - talking points and unanswered questions

Africa's five World Cup-bound sides have announced their squads, but none of the quintet have enjoyed a smooth ride in finalising their rosters.

ESPN FC World Cup Rank: The 50 best footballers of Qatar 2022 ESPN FC World Cup Rank: The 50 best footballers of Qatar 2022

Welcome to World Cup Rank. With the tournament about to kick off, we've asked our experts to rank the 50 best players featuring at Qatar 2022.

A history of Africa's most (in)famous World Cup kits - Where will the 2022 jerseys fit? A history of Africa's most (in)famous World Cup kits - Where will the 2022 jerseys fit?

Africa's World Cup kits have been diverse over the years, with some ranking among the most iconic in football, and others best resigned to the bin.

Morocco include Ziyech despite lack of game time at Chelsea Morocco include Ziyech despite lack of game time at Chelsea

Morocco included Hakim Ziyech in their World Cup squad as coach Walid Regragui gambled on the fitness of several players.

World Cup 2022: Samuel Eto'o makes wild all-African final prediction World Cup 2022: Samuel Eto'o makes wild all-African final prediction

Cameroon will win the World Cup in Qatar, according to Indomitable Lions legend Samuel Eto'o, who is predicting an all-African final on Dec. 18.

World Cup 2022 kit ranking: Every jersey in Qatar assessed to crown champions World Cup 2022 kit ranking: Every jersey in Qatar assessed to crown champions

With the World Cup fast approaching, ESPN dissects every kit of Qatar 2022 and follows the format of the tournament to find the most stylish team.

World Cup 2022: 32 team-by-team previews for Qatar World Cup 2022: 32 team-by-team previews for Qatar

ESPN is previewing each of the World Cup's 32 teams ahead of the tournament. Here's what you need to know about the sides set to do battle.

World Cup 2022 team previews: Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Morocco World Cup 2022 team previews: Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Morocco

ESPN is previewing each of the World Cup's 32 teams. Here's what you need to know about the four sides set to do battle in Group F.

Is Africa heading towards World Cup humiliation? Is Africa heading towards World Cup humiliation?

We present a status report for each of Africa's five Qatar-bound teams, including the key areas they need to improve.

Morocco held by Paraguay in goalless stalemate in Spain Morocco held by Paraguay in goalless stalemate in Spain

Morocco produced another impressive performance but were held to a 0-0 draw with Paraguay in their friendly in Spain on Tuesday.

Ziyech back as Morocco warm up for World Cup with win over Chile Ziyech back as Morocco warm up for World Cup with win over Chile

Hakim Ziyech returned for Morocco after more than a year's absence to help them to a 2-0 win over Chile in a World Cup warm-up.

Africa's Big Five: Where do the continent's teams stand as Qatar approaches? Africa's Big Five: Where do the continent's teams stand as Qatar approaches?

None of Africa's quintet are the complete package heading to the World Cup, with each of the five sides still having clear areas to work on.

Morocco appoint Walid Regragui as head coach Morocco appoint Walid Regragui as head coach

Morocco have appointed Walid Regragui as their new coach, three months before they compete at the World Cup finals in Qatar.

World Cup kits: Argentina, Germany, Mexico jerseys are hits, but too many of Puma's template shirts miss the mark World Cup kits: Argentina, Germany, Mexico jerseys are hits, but too many of Puma's template shirts miss the mark

We give a no-nonsense "hit" or "miss" rating for each of the World Cup kits released this week for teams including Argentina, Germany and Mexico.

100 days to World Cup: Argentina's chances, how far can USMNT go? Why your team will (and won't) win 100 days to World Cup: Argentina's chances, how far can USMNT go? Why your team will (and won't) win

Can Messi's Argentina reach World Cup glory? Will Germany redeem themselves? Here's why your team will or won't win this winter in Qatar.

Morocco fire coach three months before World Cup Morocco fire coach three months before World Cup

Morocco have fired coach Vahid Halilhodzic just three months before the country competes in the World Cup finals in Qatar.

Banyana dominate power rankings after WAFCON glory Banyana dominate power rankings after WAFCON glory

July was a big month for African women's football as South Africa became only the third country to win the Women's Africa Cup of Nations [WAFCON].

WAFCON final: Sit down, Nigeria... Banyana Banyana are the best women's team in Africa now WAFCON final: Sit down, Nigeria... Banyana Banyana are the best women's team in Africa now

The WAFCON final will produce a first-time winner on Saturday when South Africa meet hosts Morocco, and signals a changing of the continental guard.

Nigeria coach Randy Waldrum defends tactics in semifinal loss to Morocco at WAFCON Nigeria coach Randy Waldrum defends tactics in semifinal loss to Morocco at WAFCON

Nine-woman Nigeria were knocked out of the Women's Africa Cup of Nations, losing on penalties to Morocco, and the coach had some critics to answer.

World Cup Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Belgium 1 +1 3
2 Croatia 1 0 1
3 Morocco 1 0 1
4 Canada 1 -1 0
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
1 Yassine Bounou 0 1 0
6 Romain Saïss 0 1 0
2 Achraf Hakimi 0 1 0

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
1 Yassine Bounou 0 1 0
6 Romain Saïss 0 1 0
2 Achraf Hakimi 0 1 0