Tag: Football

Football: Morocco-Brazil (2-1) victory in a friendly, 1st Arab win over Selecao

March 26, 2023

The Atlas Lions, the semi-finalist in Qatar’s World Cup 2022, continue to rewrite football history. On Saturday, Morocco defeated Brazil 2-1 in a friendly match ... Read More

Football: Morocco’s King to Receive CAF President’s Award for Outstanding Achievement

March 8, 2023

King Mohammed VI will be honored next Tuesday in Kigali with the Outstanding Achievement Award of the President of African Football Confederation (CAF). The announcement ... Read More

Football: FIFA & CAF Chiefs in Morocco for Club World Cup Draw

January 13, 2023

FIFA President Gianni Infantino and Head of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Patrice Motsepe arrived this Friday in Morocco to attend the draw of ... Read More

FIFA: Mohammed VI Football Academy, One of Best and Most Successful Academies in the World

July 18, 2022

FIFA has hailed the progress and achievements made by Moroccan football, describing the Mohammed VI Football Academy, which was opened in 2019, as one of ... Read More

Tunisian Moeni Chaabani, only Arab coach in course for IFFHS Men’s World Best Club coach 2021 award

November 1, 2021

Tunisian Moeni Chaabani, current boss of Egyptian football club Al Masry and former head coach of Tunisian giants Esperance de Tunis, has been nominated for ... Read More

Raja Casablanca win Mohammed VI Champions Cup on penalty kicks

August 22, 2021

The Moroccan team of Raja Casablanca won the Mohammed VI Champions Cup after victory over the Saudi team Al-Ittihad during the final match of the ... Read More

Mohammed VI Champions Cup final scheduled for August 21

April 28, 2021

The Arab Clubs Champions Cup also known as Mohammed VI Champions Cup will wind up on August 21 with  the final, two years after the ... Read More

Mohammed VI Champions Cup to resume Dec. 30

November 24, 2020

The Mohammed VI Champions Cup, suspended owing to the covid-19 pandemic, will return to action on Dec. 30 with the second leg of the first ... Read More

Morocco bans Raja from traveling to Egypt for second leg CAF Champions League match over covid-19 cases

October 21, 2020

Morocco’s health ministry Tuesday ordered Casablanca-based popular football club Raja to go into self-isolation ahead of its away Confederation of African Football CAF Champions League ... Read More

Suspended Mohammed VI Champions Cup to return to action soon

October 12, 2020

The Mohammed VI Champions Cup, suspended owing to the covid-19 pandemic, will resume soon, head of the Union of Arab Football Associations, Talal Al Cheikh, ... Read More