FIFA World Cup Qualifying - CAF

Congo vs Morocco, 2026 World Cup Qualifying - CAF, Group Stage

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  • 8': Azzedine Ounahi
  • 16': Chadi Riad
  • 20': Ayoub El Kaabi
  • 39': Ayoub El Kaabi
  • 53': Ayoub El Kaabi
  • 62': Soufiane Rahimi

About

Congo are hosting Morocco at Le Grand Stade Agadir, Agadir, Morocco, starting on . The match is a part of the FIFA World Cup Qualifying - CAF.

Match Timeline

  • 0': Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
  • 0': First Half begins.
  • 8': Goal! Congo 0, Morocco 1. Azzedine Ounahi (Morocco) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Eliesse Ben Seghir.
  • 12': Gaïus Makouta (Congo) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 15': Yhoan Andzouana (Congo) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 16': Goal! Congo 0, Morocco 2. Chadi Riad (Morocco) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.
  • 20': Goal! Congo 0, Morocco 3. Ayoub El Kaabi (Morocco) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Achraf Hakimi.
  • 29': Ravy Tsouka (Congo) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 39': Goal! Congo 0, Morocco 4. Ayoub El Kaabi (Morocco) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Azzedine Ounahi.
  • 42': Substitution, Congo. Archange Bintsouka replaces Gaïus Makouta.
  • 42': Substitution, Congo. Glid Otanga replaces Alain Ipiélé.
  • 45'+3': First Half ends, Congo 0, Morocco 4.
  • 45': Second Half begins Congo 0, Morocco 4.
  • 53': Goal! Congo 0, Morocco 5. Ayoub El Kaabi (Morocco) header from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Azzedine Ounahi.
  • 61': Substitution, Morocco. Ilias Akhomach replaces Eliesse Ben Seghir.
  • 61': Substitution, Morocco. Soufiane Rahimi replaces Ayoub El Kaabi.
  • 62': Goal! Congo 0, Morocco 6. Soufiane Rahimi (Morocco) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Brahim Díaz.
  • 66': Substitution, Congo. Inno Loemba replaces Ravy Tsouka.
  • 66': Substitution, Congo. Jason Bahamboula replaces Mons Bassouamina.
  • 68': Substitution, Morocco. Amine Adli replaces Azzedine Ounahi.
  • 68': Substitution, Morocco. Youssef En-Nesyri replaces Hakim Ziyech.
  • 75': Substitution, Morocco. Bilal El Khannouss replaces Brahim Díaz.
  • 78': Substitution, Congo. William Hondermarck replaces Silvere Ganvoula.
  • 83': Glid Otanga (Congo) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 90'+3': Second Half ends, Congo 0, Morocco 6.
  • 0': Match ends, Congo 0, Morocco 6.

Game Information

Competition: FIFA World Cup Qualifying - CAF

Venue: Le Grand Stade Agadir
Location: Agadir, Morocco
Attendance: 30,000

WCQ - CAF Table

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Morocco 3 +9 9
2 Tanzania 3 0 6
3 Niger 2 0 3
4 Zambia 4 -1 3
Full Table

Line-Ups

CGO Congo (4-3-3)

No. Name
23 Owen Matimbou (GK)
5 Bryan Passi
4 Christ Makosso
17 Yhoan Andzouana Yellow Card
15 Ravy Tsouka Dozi Yellow Card
10 Gaïus Makouta Yellow Card
6 Fred Dembi
8 Chandrel Géraud Massanga
3 Silvére Ganvoula
7 Alain Ipiélé
11 Mons Bassouamina

MAR Morocco (4-2-3-1)

No. Name
1 Yassine Bounou (GK)
6 Chadi Riad
5 Nayef Aguerd
17 Yahya Attiyat Allah
2 Achraf Hakimi
7 Hakim Ziyech
8 Azzedine Ounahi
4 Sofyan Amrabat
20 Ayoub El Kaabi
13 Eliesse Seghir
10 Brahim Díaz

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