Friday, November 18, 2022 – 12:21 pm
Moroccan international Nasir Mazraoui, a player for the German team Bayern Munich and Morocco’s first national football team, explained that the Atlas Lions are not inferior to Croatia, Belgium and Canada.
The defender of the “Bavarian team” in an interview with the official website of the Munich “Bavaria” added that the Moroccan team has a chance of reaching the second round of the “World Cup”.
Mazraoui emphasized that the Atlas Lions division has the potential to make history at the World Championships, adding: “From a technical point of view, we are one of the strongest teams that will take part in the World Cup. We also have a great roster with a lot of young players and some older players who are already having great careers and can provide the experience they need.”
Regarding some of the names that could play a decisive role in the World Cup, the Moroccan international said: “We have some big names in a team that plays for major European clubs such as Ashraf Hakimi at Paris Saint-Germain and Hakim Ziyech at Chelsea; In addition, there are players such as Sofiane Boufal, Abdel Hameed Al Sabiri and our goalkeeper Bono.”
Of note, Morocco will face Croatia on Wednesday, November 23rd in their first Qatar 2022 test, and will then face Belgium on Sunday, November 27th; The group stage will end with Team Canada on Thursday, December 1st.