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Herve Renard proud with Morocco despite World Cup exit

Morocco coach Herve Renard was proud and defiant with his team’s display despite losing to Portugal by a solitary goal on Wednesday.

Cristiano Ronaldo looms for Morocco as Russia basks in glory

Cristiano Ronaldo trained his sights on Morocco on Wednesday after his stunning hat-trick in Portugal's World Cup opener, while 2010 winners Spain play Iran with the host nation buzzing from Russia's unexpected success.

Cristiano Ronaldo seeks encore against ‘battle-hardened’ Morocco

Cristiano Ronaldo will attempt to follow up his World Cup opening game heroics for Portugal against a Morocco side licking their wounds after a crushing last-gasp defeat.

Own goal hands Iran late victory over Morocco

Iran's players stormed the pitch at full-time as if they had won the World Cup rather than just their opening match after an own goal from Morocco's Aziz Bouhaddouz gifted them a dramatic 1-0 victory on Friday.

Shell-shocked Spain face Portugal in early World Cup treat

Shell-shocked Spain face Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal on Friday in a mouthwatering clash following the extraordinary sacking of coach Julen Lopetegui as Egypt's Mohamed Salah is set for a dramatic return from injury against Uruguay.

Ramadan fast sparks debate ahead of World Cup

Should top athletes fast during Ramadan? The question has provoked an often heated debate in Muslim countries, particularly as national teams prepare for the 2018 World Cup.

Morocco announce three 2018 World Cup warm-up fixtures

Morocco will play friendly internationals against Ukraine, Slovakia and Estonia as part of their preparation for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

El Hadji Diouf backs Morocco to write history at the World Cup

Senegal legend El Hadji Diouf believes that Morocco can break new ground for Africa at the World Cup this summer, and is particularly impressed with influential midfielder Hakim Ziyech.

Herve Renard backs Morocco for 2026 World Cup

Morocco head coach Herve Renard believes the North African country is more than capable of staging a successful World Cup in 2026.

Senegal climb to top of Africa rankings

Senegal rose to a record 23rd place in the world and first in Africa when the November FIFA rankings were released on Thursday.

Morocco extend Herve Renard’s contract until 2022

Frenchman Herve Renard has had his contract with Morocco extended until February 2022, according to the country's football federation.

Herve Renard hopes Morocco draw France at 2018 World Cup

Morocco coach Herve Renard has revealed that he would love to face France at the 2018 World Cup.

Morocco, Tunisia take different paths to World Cup

North African nations Morocco and Tunisia took contrasting routes Saturday as they qualified for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Salomon Kalou compares Morocco coach Herve Renard to Jose Mourinho

Ivorian international Salomon Kalou has compared Morocco head coach coach Herve Renard to Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho.

Tunisia, Senegal, Morocco set for Russia 2018 World Cup

Tunisia, Senegal and Morocco are well placed to complete in November the five-nation African line-up for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Cameroon must take four points from Nigeria to keep World Cup hopes alive –...

Cameroon coach Hugo Broos admits their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign is doomed if they do not take at least four points off Nigeria in back-to-back clashes.

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