Morocco name 24-man squad for Burkina Faso friendly

The Lions of Atlas will face the Stallions in a friendly match at the Tanger stadium on August 14

The Royal Moroccan Football Federation has published a list of 24 players invited by coach Rachid Taoussi for August 14. The international friendly is against 2013 Africa Cup of Nations finalists Burkina Faso.

The foreign-based players on the roster are expected to arrive in Morocco two days before the match, set to be held at the Grand Stade of Tanger, northern Morocco, according to the coach.

Morocco have been eliminated from the 2014 Fifa World Cup qualifying campaign while Burkina Faso are still in the race and will wrap up their second round final game at home against Gabon in Group E.


 Name  Club
Mohamed Amsif Augsburg 
Yassine Bounou Atletico Madrid 
Anas Zniti AS FAR
Karrouchy Adil Raja Casablanca
Issam El Adoua Levante 
Mehdi Benatia Roma
Zakarya Bergdich Real Valladolid 
Zouhair Feddal Fath Rabat
Yassine Jebbour Stade Rennais 
Ahmed Kantari RC Lens
Abdelhamid El Kaoutari Montpellier
Abdelatif Noussair Moghreb
Mohamed Oulhaj Raja Casablanca
Nordin Amrabat   Galatasaray 
Abdelaziz Barrada Al Jazira
Younes Belhanda Dynamo Kiev
Omar El Kaddouri   Torino
Zakarya Labyad Sporting Lisbon
Salahdine Saidi AS FAR
Youssef El Arabi Granada
Abdeslam Benjelloun Fath Rabat
Abdelilah Hafidi Raja Casablanca
Abderrazak Hamdallah Aalesund FK