Morocco and 2018 World Cup qualifying, all quick facts

Soon there will be a important diptych on the program for the Lions of the Atlas.

The Moroccan team is still only 4 games away from possible placement for the World Cup in 2018 Russia's. During a home and away game against Mali and 2 duels against Gabon respectively (at home) and Ivory Coast (from) the decision what country will fall with the coveted World Cup ticket.

Currently, after League-leader Ivory Coast, Morocco takes the second place in the qualifying Group. Previously played the Lions of the Atlas goalless draw against Gabon and Ivory Coast. The results for the two duels against number 4 Mali are so critical to sight on placement. Only the Group winner in this qualifying Group qualify for the final tournament in Russia.

For these two showdowns, the African Federation CAF an arbitration trio from Cameroon. The duels (first at home than in Bamako) are planned on 1 and 5 september.

It is expected that national coach Herve Renard about 18 August preselection are known.

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