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Morocco national football team

men's national association football team representing Morocco

Morocco national football team is the national football team of Morocco.[3]

Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)أُسُود الأطلس / Igrzamn n Atlasi
(Atlas Lions)
AssociationFédération royale marocaine de football (FRMF)
ConfederationCAF (Africa)
Sub-confederationUNAF (North Africa)
Head coachVacant
CaptainMedhi Benatia
Most capsAbdelmajid Dolmy (140)
Top scorerAhmed Faras (42)
Home stadiumVarious
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 43 Decrease 3 (7 February 2019)[1]
Highest10 (April 1998)
Lowest95 (September 2010)
Elo ranking
Current 37 Increase 8 (3 March 2019)[2]
Highest17 (December 1998)
Lowest81 (May 2013)
First international
 Morocco 3–3 Iraq 
(Beirut, Lebanon; 19 October 1957)
Biggest win
 Morocco 13–1 Saudi Arabia 
(Casablanca, Morocco; 6 September 1961)
Biggest defeat
 Hungary 6–0 Morocco 
(Tokyo, Japan; 11 October 1964)
World Cup
Appearances5 (first in 1970)
Best resultRound of 16 in 1986
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances17 (first in 1972)
Best resultChampions (1976)
African Nations Championship
Appearances3 (first in 2014)
Best resultChampions (2018)


  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  2. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.
  3. According to Hervé Renard, the Atlas Lions «can be competitive against» Argentina

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