This Wednesday evening, Morocco lost (0-2) in the semi-finals of the World Cup. However, the course of the Moroccans is not yet over, since they will play the match for third place this Saturday (4 p.m.) against Croatia. A meeting that does not pack at all Walid Regragui, the coach of the Atlas Lions.
Surely the Morocco is the feeling of this Global. After their quarter-final victory against the Portugalthe Morocco became the first African selection in history to reach the last four of the world Cup. Beaten by the Francethem Atlas lions must now focus on the small final, which is being played this Saturday (4 p.m.) against the Croatia.
“We are in the place of the con”
If the disillusionment is immense for the Moroccowho failed at the gates of the final after their defeat against the FranceWalid Regragui’s men still have the opportunity to enter a little more into the history of the world Cup, and this, in case of victory during the small final. However, for the Moroccan coach, only the final victory counts. ” To be honest, this ladder match bothers me a bit. It’s complicated after a disappointment to play 2 days later. For me, we are in the place of the con there. Being 3rd or 4th, at the finish, you just remember that you are not in the final. Besides, even if we were in the final and we lost, I would say the same thing“, he confided in remarks reported by Foot Mercato.
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“Finishing 3rd in terms of images is magnificent”
While the Morocco was determined to win his first title Global, Walid Regragui tries somehow to find a source of motivation to play this match for third place: “ Finishing 2nd… only the winners are retained. We lost. But going to finish 3rd in terms of image is magnificent. But it’s hard to make this little final beautiful “. We should therefore be able to count on the competitiveness of Moroccan players to try to win this third place.