Morocco defeated Belgium 2-0 during today’s match as part of the World Cup’s Group F at the group stage.
Abdelhamid Sabiri opened the scoring for Morocco at the 73rd minute giving his team players a surge of confidence with the hopes to qualify for the 16 round of the World Cup tournament in sight.
Sabiri’s goal was not the first of the match, Hakim Ziyech scored a goal in the first half but it was later disallowed following a VAR check.
The Atlas Lions started the first half in panic, allowing Belgium to secure more ball possessions, corners, and goal attempts. The game definitely saw a change in the second half, with the Atlas Lions’ utilizing tactical techniques and strengthening their defense against the rival team.
Zakaria Aboukhlal scored a second goal for Morocco, stunning the opponent during added time. The win gave Morocco a further three points, bringing the total to four securing Morocco’s place in the group stage.
Morocco already has one point after its 0-0 tie against Croatia on Wednesday.