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Fayçal played from the start in Morocco’s decisive victory against Togo yesterday

21/01/2017 00:47

Deportivista Fayçal Fajr was in Morocco’s starting XI yesterday, for the second group stage match in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon. They played against Togo at the Stade d’Oyem, in the city of Oyem.

Morocco came from behind in a 3-1 victory, which puts them in the fight to qualify for the quarter-finals.

Fayçal played 81 minutes and came off for Ait Bennasser when the team was already 3-1 up.

Morocco will play in Oyem again, on Tuesday at 8pm (local time) against Ivory Coast. It will be a decisive clash to find out who gets through to the next round.

Morocco’s fixtures are as follows:

Monday 16 January
CONGO 1 - MOROCCO 0

Friday 20 January
MOROCCO 3 - TOGO 1

Tuesday 24 January
8pm: MOROCCO - IVORY COAST

The first two of each group will get through to the quarter-finals.

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