Gerets: "Morocco wants to win the Cup '

The Belgian national coach of Morocco is optimistic about the chances of Morocco on the African Cup.

Eric Gerets spoke to Moroccan media about the preparation and the odds on the African Cup. Gerets said: "I see us as a candidate to win, that is our ambition. It is important to the group to get through and the first game against Tunisia is therefore important to win. But Tunisia also. Our other opponents Gabon and Niger are very dangerous because they have nothing to lose. '

Gabriel is currently with the Lions of the Atlas in Marbella to prepare. ' We practice against less strong teams because we have no injuries on want to walk. There is a relaxing atmosphere and the training is of a high level. "

Morocco starts January 23, with a match against Tunisia. Four days later, Gabon the second hurdle. Morocco closes on 31 January against Niger.

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