Morocco had nothing to fear from Belgium, who also showed with Canada that they are not well.
With passion and decisiveness, Ziges’ team justly beat the anemic Belgium again with 2-0 and even went to the top of the group!
Belgium threatened first in the match. In the 5th minute, Batshuayi was in front of Munir, he took the shot, but the Moroccan goalkeeper kicked it out for a corner.
In the 16th minute, De Bruyne took the shot, the ball was countered and ended up as a corner.
Morocco had the first good moment in the 35th minute. Hakimi entered the area from the right, took a powerful shot, but the ball went wide.
At 45’+1′ Morocco found the way to the net. Zigues sent the ball into the net with a direct free-kick, but Saiss, who may not have found the ball, was in an offside position, affecting Courtois’ field of vision, and therefore the referee disallowed the goal. , after reviewing the phase on VAR.
In the second half the tempo was good. In the 50th minute, Courtois blocked Zigie’s shot, while in the 52nd minute, Eden Hazard took a right-footed shot and Munir blocked it.
In the 57th minute, Buffalo’s right-footed shot went past the left post and in the 65th minute, Mertens, who came on a few minutes earlier, made a nice effort and shot from the right from the semi-circle of the area, but Munir saved it.
In the 73rd minute a goal was scored for Morocco in carbon phase with the one disallowed in the first half. Foul from the left, like a close corner, with Sabiri’s right, Sais again on the path of the ball, he didn’t find it, but this time it wasn’t offside. Courtois was surprised and it was 0-1!
Belgium naturally tried to equalise, Martinez threw Lukaku into the fray and in the 82nd minute Vertonghen had a touch on goal, but Mertens’ header from a corner went wide of the left post.
Goal and 0-2 in 92′!
Belgium was pressing and in the counter attack in the 92′ it became 0-2! Abouhal passed to Ziges, he turned from the right at the height of the penalty and Abouhal with a place on the move executed for 0-2!
Belgium (Roberto Martinez): Courtois, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Meunier (81′ Lukaku), Witsel. E. Hazard (60′ Mertens), T. Hazard (74′ Trossard), Onana (60′ Tielemans), Castanier, De Bruyne, Batshuayi (74′ Ketelare).
Morocco (Valid Regraghi): Mounir, Hakimi (67′ Shabiri), Mazraoui, Aguirre, Saiss, Amrabad, Unahi (78′ El Yamik), Amallah (67′ Atiah-Allah), Ziges, Boufal (72′ Abuklal), El Nesiri (72′ Amdala ).
source: on sports