KweséESPN takes a look at the biggest winners and losers after the first four match days of Africa Cup of Nations 2019 qualifying.
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The Atlas Lions were undone at the death as the Coelacantes snatched a 2-2 draw in Mitsamiouli to keep their AFCON hopes alive.
The Atlas Lions overcame the absences of key players, and squad disharmony, to show why they should be considered AFCON favourites.
The Morocco coach opted without the Schalke 04 wonderkid for the Atlas Lions' 3-0 victory over Malawi after he turned up late for training.
The Juventus defender has been dropped by Herve Renard, who may be confident he has a ready-made replacement in the Dijon starlet.
The Ligue 1 club have reportedly joined the race for the out-of-favour Benfica playmaker.
The Serie A side have signed the full-back from LOSC Lille despite interest from Southampton.
With his contract talks with Nantes having floundered, the Morocco playmaker is reportedly wanted in Turkey.
The Morocco international has been sentenced to probation after killing a pedestrian in a car accident in Marrakech in June.
The Morocco wideman has completed a permanent move to the Saudi Arabia top flight after spending two and a half years with the Hornets.
Ajax Amsterdam's Morocco international Hakim Ziyech faces something of a dilemma heading into Wednesday's Champions League vs. Austria's Sturm Graz.
The Morocco defender joined BVB on a two-year loan deal on Wednesday, and the German giants have also negotiated first refusal on the defender.
The Morocco full-back is on the brink of a Bernabeu exit after an encouraging World Cup campaign with Morocco.
Morocco recently bid for the 2026 tournament but were beaten by a North and Central American coalition of USA, Mexico and Canada.
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Last month, Morocco missed out to a joint bid by the United States, Mexico and Canada in the vote for the 2026 finals.
Only days after the Atlas Lions' World Cup exit, the midfielder's car was involved in a collision which left a pedestrian dead.
Morocco also lost their group opener to Iran and were angry following their loss to Portugal, their second group game, that had eliminated them.
If Senegal crash out of the World Cup on Thursday, it will signal Africa's worst performance at the finals in almost 40 years.
To say that VAR and the referee's officiating has overshadowed Morocco's World Cup campaign would be an understatement.
The Frenchman oversaw an encouraging World Cup campaign for the Atlas Lions despite their early elimination.
Iago Aspas levelled for Spain late on after the officials used VAR to rule that he had not been offside.
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Morocco coach Herve Renard declined to talk about his future with the national team following an encouraging and defiant 2-2 draw against Spain.