Saturday July 16, 2022 – 7:13 PM
The Moroccan national handball team was eliminated on Saturday by its counterpart from Cape Verde (18-23) in the semi-finals of the African Cup taking place in Egypt.
As a reminder, the foals of Noureddine Bouhaddioui, had validated their ticket for the semi-finals and for the Poland-Sweden World Cup 2023, beating Guinea in the quarter-finals on Friday (28-24).
Morocco has eight qualifications for the World Handball Championship, the last of which dates back to 2021 in Egypt.
The national team will play the classification match for third place against the loser of the other semi-final between Egypt and Tunisia.
The most important achievement of the Moroccan national handball team in this African championship was to obtain third place in the 2006 edition which took place in Tunisia.