Morocco News

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Morocco player appeals ban for ref assault

Associated Press | October, 10 2013

GENEVA -- Morocco defender Abderrahim Achchakir is challenging his one-year FIFA ban for assaulting a referee during a World Cup qualifying match. The Court of Arbitration for Sport said Thursday it scheduled the appeal hearing on Nov. 5. ...

Morocco player fails drug test

ESPN staff | August, 28 2013

FIFA has provisionally suspended a Morocco international after he failed a drug test. The player, who has not been named, has until September 4 to tell FIFA whether he would like a hearing. His A and B samples, which both tested positive for...

Taarabt Morocco omission boosts QPR

ESPN staff | December, 26 2012

Queens Park Rangers star Adel Taarabt will be available to continue spearheading his club's battle for Premier League survival after being left out of Morocco's 24-man African Nations Cup squad.

QPR's Taarabt eager for Morocco call-up

ESPN staff | December, 19 2012

Queens Park Rangers playmaker Adel Taarabt has confirmed he wishes to represent Morocco at the African Nations Cup.

Taarabt reluctant to miss ANC

ESPN staff | December, 12 2012

Adel Taarabt has confirmed Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp has requested that he does not represent Morocco at the African Nations Cup.

Chamakh sidelined by virus, not malaria

ESPN staff | September, 7 2012

Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh has been unable to report for international duty with Morocco because of a virus and not, as first reported, because he had contracted malaria.

ANC: Gabon win group, Morocco beat Niger

ESPNsoccernet staff | January, 31 2012

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored his third goal in as many games as co-hosts Gabon confirmed top spot in Group C with over Tunisia in the Africa Nations Cup in Libreville.

Morocco wins 2015 African Nations Cup bid

January, 29 2011

Morocco will stage the 2015 African Nations Cup, the Confederation of African Football announced.

Healy dropped by Northern Ireland

ESPNsoccernet staff | November, 8 2010

Northern Ireland manager Nigel Worthington has dropped record-goalscorer David Healy for next week's friendly against Morocco at Windsor Park.

Gerets confirmed as new coach of Morocco

July, 5 2010

The Moroccan FA have confirmed the appointment of Eric Gerets as new head coach of the national team.

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