Morocco and Zambia will meet for a friendly match before the start of Africa Cup of Nations. The game will take place at Stade de Marrakech on Sunday in the Moroccan capitol.
Morocco vs Zambia Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Morocco||Draw||7 W/ 2 D/ 4 L||7 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Zambia||Draw||4 W/ 2 D/ 7 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 7 L|
Last game between the nations: 08.01.2013 Zambia – Morocco 0:0
Last game on Moroccan soil: 19.11.2008 Morocco – Zambia 3:0; Houssine Kharja 3′, Tarik Sektioui 25′ (penalty), Nabil Baha 63′
Worth mentioning: The football rivalry between the two countries dates back to 1973, when Zambia trashed Morocco by 4:0. None of the following twelve encounters were won by the visiting sides, as the hosts recorded eleven victories in total and just two matches finished in a draw after the final whistle. The Moroccans are unbeaten in the last five meetings and won three, but the most recent game ended in a scoreless draw. Just one of those featured over 2,5 goals, while only another match witnessed goals at both ends.
Morocco vs Zambia Stats
|As of 13.06||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Morocco||Loss||4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L||3 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
|Zambia||Loss||4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
Last game Morocco: 12.06.2019 Morocco – Gambia 0:1; Musa Barrow 27′; Fajr Faycal missed a penalty for the home side in the 90′
Next game Morocco: 23.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Morocco – Namibia
Last game Zambia: 09.06.2019 Cameroon – Zambia 2:1; Paul Ntep de Madiba 2′, Joel 71′; Mwape Musonda 77′
Next game Zambia: 19.06.2019 Zambia – Ivory Coast
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Morocco will be looking for their first victory this year when they face Zambia, as they recorded a draw and two losses in their matches in 2019 so far. All of those were friendlies, but the Moroccan players were unable to hit the back in any of the three games. None of the country’s last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, nor witnessed goal at both ends. Three of the last five meetings on home soil finished with the score of 1:0, including the defeats in the recent two.
Zambia were unbeaten in all four matches since the beginning of the year, but lost their recent friendly meeting with Cameroon. Three of those five games produced over 2,5 goals and at the same time saw both involved sides finding the back of the nets.
Morocco vs Zambia News
Missing players Morocco: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Zambia: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Morocco vs Zambia Predictions
Morocco to win