Category Archives: Sports

U20 National Football Team in Preparation Training in Maamora from Nov.23 to Dec.1

Rabat – Morocco’s national under-20 football team will undergo, from November 23rd until December 1st, a preparation training at the Mohammed VI Football Complex in Maamora, the Moroccan Football Federation (FRMF) announced.   The selected players will perform a Covid-19 screening test, in accordance with the health protocol established by the competent authorities, said the

FIFA Bans CAF President for Five Years

Zurich – FIFA has banned Ahmad Ahmad, the President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), from all football-related activity for five years.   “The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee has found Ahmad Ahmad, the President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and a FIFA Vice-President, guilty of having breached art. 15

CAF Champions League: Raja Casablanca Leaves Competition after Loss to Zamalek

Cairo – Moroccan club Raja of Casablanca (RCA) lost the second leg of the CAF Champions League semi-final played Wednesday against Egypt’s Zamalek at the Cairo International Stadium.   Raja of Casablanca lost the game 3-1 (4-1 aggregate) after a fierce battle with the Egyptian club. Ben Malango scored the first goal for Raja against

Confed Cup: Renaissance Berkane to the Final

Rabat – Renaissance Berkane on Monday advanced to the final of the Confederation Cup, following a 2-1 win over Hassania Agadir in the semi-final at Rabat’s Prince Moulay Abdallah Stadium.   Mohamed Aziz opened the score for Berkane in the 20th minute, before Imad Kimaoui netted for Hassania. Mohamed Aziz scored his second penalty of

Women’s National Football Team in Preparation Training in Maâmora

Rabat – The Morocco women’s national football team undergoes a preparation training at the Mohammed VI Football Complex in Maâmora that will last until October 30, the Moroccan Football Federation (FRMF) announced.   The selected players will perform a Covid-19 screening test, in accordance with the health protocol established by the competent authorities, the federation

Moghreb Athletic of Tetouan Parts Ways with Coach Zoran Manojlović

Tetouan – Moroccan Football club Moghreb Athletic of Tetouan (MAT) announced that its newly appointed coach, Zoran Manojlović, resigned on Monday for “personal” reasons.   The Serbian coach “justified his decision by purely personal reasons,” MAT management said in a statement published on the club’s website. The management board of the team will be looking

Moroccan Playmaker Faycal Fajr Joins Sivasspor

Istanbul – Moroccan midfielder Faycal Fajr has become a new player of Turkish club Sivasspor for the next two seasons until 2022.   Fajr, 32, played last season for Spanish side Getafe. Previously, the Moroccan international played for Caen (France) and Elche (Spain).   Source: Agency Morocaine De Presse