The national football team held its first training session in the field of border guards (Haras El Hedoud) in Cairo on Wednesday evening in preparation for Group D matches planned under the Football of African Nations (June 21 to July 19).
All players hired by national coach Hervé Renard participated in this first training session, as well as goalkeeper Anas Zniti and player Abdelkarim Baadi.
Nacional Onze will hold three more training sessions on Thursday, Friday and Saturday to prepare for their first game against Namibia on Sunday at the Al Salam stadium.
The purpose of the first session was to get accustomed to the heat of the Egyptian capital, which is experiencing temperature increases at this time of year.
The Moroccan delegation arrived Tuesday at the Cairo International Airport in Marrakech.
The delegation, led by the president of the Royal Moroccan Football Federation, Fawzi Lekjaa, is composed of the technical, administrative and medical team of the national team.
The players and the national team team held a meeting with African Football Confederation (CAF) officials at the Atlas Lions residence in Cairo as part of host country national team meetings. the CAN. The Atlas Lions are housed in Group D, alongside Côte d'Ivoire, South Africa and Namibia.