Morocco National Football Team - back competing with the best
Do you want to see the Morocco National Football Team, also known as the Atlas Lions, play live? The Moroccans are currently one of Africa's top international teams and have a proud history which includes an African Nations Cup, an Arab Nations Cup and also several Football World Cup appearances. Now under the guidance of experienced French manager Hervé Renard, the Lions of the Atlas are playing football that is a delight to watch. Here at StubHub, you will find a range of Morocco National Football Team tickets. So, don't miss out on your chance to watch some of the best international football around and get yours today!
Morocco National Football Team Football World Cup
After a twenty-year absence, Morroco has booked their return to the biggest stage of all - the Football World Cup in 2018. The Morrocans topped their Group Stage and in the process eliminated African footballing heavyweights Ivory Coast. The Morocco National Football Team have qualified for the Football World Cup now on five different occasions, their first appearance at the finals was in Mexico in the 1970 tournament. However, it was back in Mexico sixteen years later in 1986 when the Morocco National Football Team truly announced themselves on the world stage. Amazingly, Morocco managed to top their group which included European giants England and Portugal. This performance was also the first time that an African international team managed to win a Football World Cup group! This side was eventually knocked out of the tournament by perennial overachievers Germany in the last 16. Now, with the side back in contention in Russia, fans will be hoping that the side can repeat the magic of 1986. Buy Morroco Football World Cup tickets and see for yourself how far the Lions of the Atlas can go.
Morocco National Football Team best players
Due to the side's prolonged absence from the world's top footballing stage, Morrocco has focused on developing youth to create a team that is competitive. Now, after what will feel like many years, this patience has born fruit and the Morocco National Football Team is once again competing. Some of Morocco's key players include Mehdi Benatia, Nabil Dirar, Achraf Lazaar, Youssef El-Arabi, Abderrazak Hamed Allah, Omar El Kaddouri and Nordin Amrabat. Legendary players that have donned the national team jersey in the past include all-time top scorer Ahmed Faras who has 42 international goals to his name and was named African Footballer of the Year in 1975. Hero of the 1986 Football World Cup tournament Mohamed Timoumi is another player that has won the African Footballer of the Year accolade, this time in 1985. Will this current crop of Morrocan footballers have stories written about them down the years? Well, you could say 'I was there' by buying Morroco tickets here today at StubHub!