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FIFA World Cup 2022: Morocco did the biggest upset of the World Cup, beat number-2 ranked Belgium

New Delhi. A big upsurge was witnessed on Sunday in the FIFA World Cup being played in Qatar. Morocco, ranked 22nd in the FIFA rankings, registered a big win over the number 2 ranked team Belgium. Only 2 goals were scored during the match and both goals were scored by the Moroccan team. The amazing thing is that Belgium, which is the number 2 team in the world, could not score even a single goal.

The Belgian team, which is ranked number two and has star players like Eden Hazard, Thorgan Hazard, Kevin de Bruyne, suffered a humiliating defeat on Sunday. In the last match, the Belgian team won against Canada with great difficulty. By defeating the team that won 1-0, Morocco made the third and biggest upset of the tournament so far.

There was no goal in the first half of the game, but in the second half, the Moroccan team showed an amazing game. In the 73rd minute for the team, Abdelhamid Sabiri scored the first goal through a free-kick. After this, in injury time (92nd minute), Zakaria Abukhlal made the team’s score 2-0 by taking the pass given by Hakim Jiech to the goal post.

Third upset in FIFA World 2022

Morocco caused the third upset of the World Cup by defeating Belgium on Sunday, 27 November. The first upset in the tournament was done by Saudi Arabia against the Argentine team. After this, the team of Japan defeated Germany and made the second upset of this World Cup. Now Morocco has shown another upset by defeating Belgium 2-0. This is only the third victory of the Moroccan team in the World Cup history. In the year 1986, by defeating Portugal 3-1, it registered its first victory in the World Cup. Scotland’s second win was in 1998 when Morocco beat them 3–0.

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