The Moroccan under-17 team fell 2-1 to its Iraqi counterpart, in the match played today, Wednesday, at the Al-Siq stadium in the Wilayat de Mascara, on the first day of the group stage of the Junior Arab Cup . , held in Algeria.
Mohamed Amin scored the only goal for the Moroccan team, while Ali Akbar and Karrar Jaafar were behind the Iraqi team’s two goals in the match, so Ahmed Kazem Al-Rubaie’s sons led the third group with three points.
The Moroccan under-17 team completed the game with ten players, after the expulsion of the player Mohamed Kabdani, in the last quarter of an hour of the game, knowing that the Cubs missed a penalty and controlled most of the game’s sections. confrontation, but they squandered many goalscoring opportunities.
The Moroccan team is bottom of its third group without credit, accompanied by Mauritania, while Iraq and Comoros lead with three points, after the four teams played their first matches in the Arab Championship.
Morocco’s U-17 team will play their second match of the group stage against their Mauritanian counterpart on 27 August, before concluding the group stage against Comoros on 30 August.