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Morocco to World Cup in Russia 2018 and Ivory Coast out

Morocco to World Cup in Russia 2018 and Ivory Coast out

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Morocco beat Ivory Coast 2-0 in Abidjan for the last round of African qualifiers to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. The Moroccan team raised their lead to 12 points in Group C, leaving Côte d'Ivoire in second place with eight points. Morocco returned to the world for the fifth time in its history after a long absence. It had played in the years 1970, 1986, 1994 and 1998. Moroccan team started the match with clear offensive attempts, relying on the breakthroughs from the parties in order to distance the rival from its regions, and after the half-time succeeded Moroccan attempts, where Nabil Derrar sent a cross from the right direct the net, the goal keeper failed to overtake the ball. Moroccans gained confidence and returned to the attack relying on the quick passes, and from
Herve Renard, has decided to call for Ashraf Ben Sharqi

Herve Renard, has decided to call for Ashraf Ben Sharqi

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The French coach, Herve Renard, has decided to call for Ashraf Ben Sharqi in the coming period in preparation for the crucial World Cup qualifier against Côte d'Ivoire. Reinhard wants to use striker Ashraf Ben Sharqi, the Moroccan Wydad player, to lead Morocco's attack in the important match against Côte d'Ivoire. Ashraf Ben Sharqi, who scored two goals in the second leg of the African Champions League final against the Algerian Etihad Al Assima, scored a deadly goal against Al Ahli in the final leg of the tournament. It is worth mentioning that the Moroccan team is a guest of the Ivorian, in the final round of qualifying for qualifying for the 2018 World Cup. The match is scheduled for November 11, and the Moroccan team needs one point to officially reach the World Cup.
Sweden 1-0 Italy: World Cup play-off first leg

Sweden 1-0 Italy: World Cup play-off first leg

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Sweden is at half the distance to qualify for the 2018 World Cup finals after beating Italy 1-0 at Friends Arena in the first leg of the World Cup qualifier. Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic came from the pitch to support his country. The game began with a rapid pace of Sweden's players in favor of both the ground and the public by applying advanced pressure on Italy's defences. Turkish referee Konit Shakir was given the yellow card for Marcos Berg for his violent intervention against Italy defender Leonadro Bonucci in the second minute of the match. Shakir's express desire not to give the players an opportunity to speak and allow such interventions. Italy has adopted its old style of systematic defence and stay in the back lines and waiting for the opportunity to launch co...