During the post-match press conference, Regragui stressed that with this qualification, the national team became the first at the Arab and African levels to exceed the quarterfinals, thus positioning itself with the world’s great football teams.
Regragui said that the fighting spirit and the desire to win were the key to achieve victory against teams favored to win the World Cup, stressing that the qualification for the final four of this competition has delighted the Moroccan, Arab and African fans.
Among the factors that contributed to the achievement of this historic feat, there is the state of mind and the great confidence of the players, who have shown an unprecedented fighting spirit, winning a valuable victory over a strong team, he added.
The goalkeeper Yassine Bounou, elected man of the match, stressed that this qualification is a historic moment and a great achievement that has allowed Morocco to be in the big league.
He added that this qualification is the result of great efforts made by all components of the national team, especially the players who have shown a fighting spirit and signed a great performance.
Morocco has secured its ticket to the semi-finals of the World Cup by beating Portugal on the score of 1 goal to 0.
Source: Agency Morocaine De Presse