After winning a first friendly match against Ghana on Tuesday (1-0), the national team has an appointment with Burkina Faso on Saturday, June 12. An opportunity for Vahid Halilhodzic’s men to shine.
Vahid Halilhodzic should make some changes to the squad on which he will rely tonight against Burkina Faso, during the second friendly meeting, at the Prince Moulay Abdallah sports complex in Rabat, after his victory It was difficult for the “Black Stars Ghanaians last Tuesday with an unanswerable goal, a match that did not live up to the aspirations of Moroccan fans.
The coach of the Moroccan selection had recognized that a number of players were suffering from fatigue, given the great matches they were playing with their teams, which could encourage him to give other names a chance, in order to determine the extent of readiness of all players.
The chances of goalkeeper Munir Mohamadi remain abundant with the possibility of aligning in attack Achraf Bencharki, Soufiane Rahimi or Zakaria Aboukhlal, who did not have the opportunity to prove themselves during the first friendly meeting.
The Bosnian technician believes that this match will be an opportunity for his players to regain confidence before entering qualifying for the 2022 World Cup.
“The friendly matches of the Moroccan football team are a good test before starting the African qualifications for the World Cup-2022″, did he declare.
“These matches are already part of the spirit of the Africa Cup and the World Cup. If we win them that will allow the players to be more confident for the future, in particular on the moral level ”, he added.
After these two meetings, Morocco will challenge Guinea, Guinea-Bissau and Sudan in their knockout group at the 2022 World Cup, starting in September.