Morocco brings back memories of Italy in the 2006 World Cup
- World Soccer Today -
The Moroccan national team achieved a historic achievement after qualifying for the Qatar World Cup semi-finals at the expense of Portugal with a clean goal, and will face France next Wednesday at Al-Bayt Stadium at nine in the evening Cairo time.
The Atlas Lions qualified after drawing against Croatia in the first group stage match without goals, while beating Belgium 2-0 and beating Canada 2-1.
The Moroccan national team was able to beat Spain by penalty kicks in the round of 16, then cross the Portugal hurdle and win with a clean goal.
According to the Opta global network for sports analysis and statistics, Morocco is the first team to reach the semi-finals of the World Cup, without conceding anything except with a goal scored against it since Italy in 2006.