Hakimi and Ziyech lead the Moroccan national team against Tanzania in the World Cup qualifiers

Walid Al-Ragragui coach announced Morocco national team About the official formation of the Atlantic Lions team at the beginning of its campaign in the 2026 World Cup qualifiers against its host, the Tanzania national team, in the second round of the group stage of the African qualifiers for the World Cup, which will be held in North America..

The Mkapa National Stadium, in Dar es Salaam, will host Tanzania’s match against Morocco at five o’clock in the evening, Cairo time.

Formation of the Moroccan national team

Goalkeeper: Yassine Bounou.

Defense: Ashraf Hakimi – Nayef Akrad – Romain Saiss – Nassir Mazraoui.

Midfield: Sofiane Amrabat – Bilal Al-Khanous – Hakim Ziyech.

Attack: Amin Harith – Youssef Al-Nusairi – Amin Adly.

Formation of Morocco
Formation of Morocco

The Atlas Lions are playing in the fifth group of the qualifiers with Zambia, Congo, Tanzania, and Niger, and the Eritrea national team was scheduled to join them, but the national team announced its withdrawal in the few days before the start of the qualifiers..

Morocco was supposed to face Eritrea in Rabat in the first round, but the latter withdrew from the qualifiers and Tanzania won over Niger in the first round with an unanswered goal..

Zambia leads the Group E standings after defeating Congo 4-2 in the first round, surpassing Tanzania on goal difference..

The Moroccan national team aspires to make a strong start against Tanzania on Tuesday in Dar es Salaam in the second round of the African qualifiers for the 2026 World Cup finals. .

The difficulty of the fifth group increased as the number of matches decreased to eight, which reduces the opportunity of the second group to compete for the best second place to enter the playoff..

The Moroccan national team has a superiority in direct confrontations with its competitor, with three victories compared to one victory for the Tanzania national team.

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