Jul 30, 2008, 9:49 AM
All is set for the Gambia U-20 encounter against
The Gambian team, which left
The team, which enjoyed a bye from playing in the preliminaries, is expected to beat
Algerian trio Sofiane Bouster, referee, who will be assisted by Mohamed Mounir Bitam Bouabdallah and Amari were appointed by CAF to officiate today’s encounter.
The fourth referee is Algerian Mohamed Bichari,
Moroccan Coach Hassan Benabicha as part of preparation for today’s crucial game against the
“Indeed, we followed an extensive preparation including testing, physical, technical and tactical and identified opponents of different calibres,” he said.
He continues: “We moved to
The Moroccan team’s youngest player playing in the national championship, Hafiz Hamza, is the only professional player who comes from the French club
“I’m really proud of this group of which most players are just entering their 18th year. The group also, thanked God, suffers no injury,” says Benabicha.
“Indeed, all that is known of Gambians is that it’s a good group, they beat their Moroccan counterpart, two years ago and its high ranking allowed the
The return leg will be played between 10 and 12 August in