WORLD CUP 2018: Hamza Mendyl not fit in time, Renard calls replacement on

For the left-back by LOSC Lille comes the meeting with Gabon just a little too early.

This morning made the Moroccan Football Federation FRMF via its official channels known that Moroccan-international Hamza Mendyl not fit enough for the confrontation with Gabon on 7 October. The left-back by LOSC Lille came partly due to injury since the African Cup by 2017 no longer in action for Morocco, the crucial World Cup qualifier against group enjoyed Gabon he will then also have to miss.

To catch this presence called coach Hervé Renard Dijon FCO fullback Fouad Mohammed Chafik.