2018 Season

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16dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Morocco crush Nigeria 4-0 to win CHAN crown

Zakaria Hadraf scored twice as Morocco thumped 10-men Nigeria 4-0 in Sunday's African Nations Championship final to win their first CHAN title.

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20dKweséESPN Reporter

El Kaabi fires Morocco into CHAN final

Top scorer Ayoub El Kaabi struck twice as Morocco beat Libya 3-1 after extra time to reach the African Nations Championship final.

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24dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Morocco see off Namibia 2-0 to reach CHAN semis

African Nations Championship hosts Morocco beat Namibia 2-0 in Casablanca after goals from Ayoub El Kaabi and Salaheddine Saidi to reach the semis.

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26dAssociated Press

Morocco won't play politics with WC bid

Morocco is working to distance itself from allegations of corruption as the country goes head-to-head with North America to host the 2026 World Cup.

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28dESPN staff

U.S. touts 'risk-averse' WC bid over politics

The U.S.-led bid for the 2026 World Cup is hoping the "economic certainty" it offers will outweigh concerns about America's foreign policies.

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30dKweséESPN Reporter

Bencharki misses penalty as Sudan hold Morocco

Achraf Bencharki missed a second-half penalty as Morocco were held 0-0 by Sudan in their final group game at the African Nations Championship.

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39dEd Dove, KweséESPN

Morocco's renaissance continues with CHAN 2018

Morocco will be expecting that a successful African Nations Championship will continue their return to prominence within the continental game.

81dAdriana Garcia

Lopetegui: Spain have 'hard, difficult group'

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui has a lot of admiration for the three countries his team will face in the group stages of the World Cup.

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81dNick Miller

Spain and Portugal fight for superiority

Portugal, Spain, Iran and Morocco make up World Cup Group B. Here's what to look for -- and you can vote for your winner.

Group B - A cruise for Portugal and Spain? (1:57)

RankingsAfrican Nations Championship

Goal Difference141st
Goals Scored161st
Goals Conceded2Tied-3rd