The national team qualified immediately for the Africa Cup of Nations following the draw between Burundi and the Central African Republic (2-2).
While Morocco is currently playing its match against Mauritania, Vahid Halilhodzic’s men have secured their ticket to the next African Cup of Nations after the match between Burundi and Central Africa which ended in a draw. Both teams conceded two goals.
With 10 points, the Moroccan selection is first in its group E, ahead of Burundi who has 5 points and who has only one game to play.
After their match with Mauritania, Morocco will face Burundi at the Prince Moulay Abdellah Complex, March 30.
Morocco joins 15 countries already qualified: Côte d’Ivoire, Cameroon, host of the competition, Algeria, defending champion, Senegal, Tunisia, Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Comoros, Gambia, Ghana, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Zimbabwe and Egypt.