Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, commented on Morocco’s victory over Spain on penalties today, Tuesday, and its progress to the quarter-finals of the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum wrote on his Twitter account: “Congratulations to Morocco on a well-deserved victory and outstanding heroic performance…Today, the Atlas Lions recorded an unprecedented achievement in the history of Arab football by qualifying for the quarter-finals.”
Congratulations to Morocco on a well-deserved victory and an outstanding heroic performance… Today, the Atlas Lions achieved an unprecedented achievement in the history of Arab football by advancing to the quarter-finals. pic.twitter.com/XjI52xSMmg
— Hamdan bin Mohammed (@HamdanMohammed) December 6, 2022
The Atlas Lions eliminated Spain’s Matador from the round of 16 of the World Cup by beating them on penalties after regular and extra time ended in the match that brought them together in Education City. Stadium in Al Rayyan, Tuesday night, goalless.
The Moroccan national team reached the quarter-finals of the World Cup for the first time in its history and will wait for the winner of the match between Portugal and Switzerland, also today, Tuesday, at Lusail Stadium in Qatar.