DOHA, Qatar — Morocco coach Walid Regragui lauded the battling spirit of his injury-hit aspect after they beat Portugal 1-0 on Saturday to change into the primary African nation ever to succeed in the World Cup semi-finals.
Youssef En-Nesyri’s header late within the first half despatched the Atlas Lions by to a last-four showdown with reigning champions France or England.
“We got here up in opposition to a extremely nice Portugal workforce. We’re drawing on all we now have, we nonetheless have guys injured. I informed the fellows earlier than the match we needed to write historical past for Africa. I am very, very comfortable,” Regragui informed France’s TF1.
Regragui, a France-born former Morocco worldwide, had already made historical past of his personal because the …
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