Paris Police Fire at Car Attempting to Crash through Tour de France Barriers

Rabat - Paris police opened fire on a car that attempted to crash through a Tour de France security barrier on Sunday, hours before welcoming cyclists to the finish during the final stage of the cycling race. The car successfully sped away despite the shots fired by the police, but was later found abandoned nearby. Two men and two women were reportedly seen exiting the car. The driver tried to crash through ...

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Monaco Eye Morocco’s Achraf Lazaar

Rabat - Monaco is said to be interested in signing Morocco’s Achraf Lazaar. After signing AC Milan’s striker Stephan El Shaarawy on a season-long loan, Monaco is keen to add another player from the Calcio. According to Italian sport website Le Corriere dello Sport, Monaco has set their sights on a summer swap for Palermo’s left-back Achraf Lazaar. However, multiple reports suggested that such trade is unlik ...

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Inter Milan Joins Juventus and Real Madrid in Pursuit of Mehdi Benatia

Rabat - Italy’s giants Inter Milan are poised to beat Juventus and Real Madrid to the signing of Bayern Munich’s defender Mehdi Benatia. Multiple Italian media reports said Mehdi Benatia seems to be the Nerazzurri’s great acquisition for this summer, as the club is looking to make a few changes to their back four. The Italian are said to be awaiting a signature from Bayern Munich to start negotiations to re ...

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Genoa Interested in Taking AC Milan’s Hachim Mastour on Loan

Rabat - Italy's Genoa is interested in taking AC Milan’s wonderkid Hachim Mastour on loan for next season. Having made numerous exchanges over the recent years, Genoa is hoping to use its ties with AC Milan to convince the club to allow the 17-year old rising star to leave on loan. A report by Football Italia said the Genoa is negotiating a possible offer of EUR 5 million for the midfielder. Multiple report ...

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Ajax Approaches AC Milan For Hachim Mastour

Rabat- After PSG and Monaco, Ajax Amsterdam are preparing a move for AC Milan’s wonderkid, Hachim Mastour. A recent report by Milannews.it said the Dutch giants have officially approached AC Milan for information on the availability of Mastour and the price-tag. Hachim Mastour made six appearances for Italy’s under-16 division before making his Moroccan debut with the national team on June 12, becoming the ...

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World’s Greatest Freestyler Takes on Moroccan Hachim Mastour

Rabat - Few young footballers can compete against the king of freestyle football, Sean Garnier. But in a live street freestyle challenge, Morocco’s 17-year old Hachim Mastour did. AC Milan’s wonderkid produced countless magic moves as he faced Sean Garnier who makes a living out of being a freestyler. In a video posted by RedBull on Youtube, Hachim Mastour battles out the 31-year old Sean Garnier near famou ...

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Lionel Messi Needs a Break: Luis Enrique

Rabat - FC Barcelona’s Coach Luis Enrique decided to let Lionel Messi skip the pre-season preparations in the United States, saying “he needs to rest” after a busy season. Speaking to the media in Los Angelos on Sunday, the Barcelona Coach said he decided to grant Messi a certain number of days of vocation to enable him to recover from a season that is seemed “eternal”. "Messi's season is almost never-endin ...

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Morocco’s Ayoub Abou to Join FC Porto from FC Barcelona

Rabat - Porto has agreed to sign a deal for Moroccan midfielder Ayoub Abou from FC Barcelona. A report published last month by Spanish sports newspaper El Mundo Deportivo suggested that Porto was about to reach an agreement with FC Barcelona over signing Ayoub Abou until the summer of 2018. The information has been confirmed by the player on his Twitter account. “After eight years at FCB yesterday I started ...

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AC Milan Willing to Sell Morocco’s Hachim Mastour This Summer

Rabat- Although Moroccan star Hachim Mastour had some brilliant moments in the friendly match against Legnano, scoring a stunning goal, AC Milan is said to be willing to sell him this summer. Multiple Italian media reports suggest that the 17-year-old attacking midfielder is on top of the list of players who will leave Italian giant this summer. Hachim Mastour, who made his Morocco debut with the national t ...

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Skateboarding in a Jellaba: When Tradition and Modern Life Activities Meet

Who said you can’t skateboard in a jellaba? Yassine Boundouq, 21 years old, is a skater from Safi who wanted to create something original: skating in a jellaba. In the video, he demonstrates that the Moroccan culture does not contradict with modern sports activities such as skating. He tries to make skating popular among Moroccans and show that it’s a sport that anybody can do. At the end, he mentions that ...

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IAAF World Athletics Celebrates Hicham El Guerrouj’s Longest-standing World Record

Rabat - Seventeen years have passed since Moroccan athlete Hicham El Guerrouj set the still-standing world record of 3:26.00 in the men's 1500m in Rome, Italy. Tuesday July 14th, 2015 marked seventeen years since Hicham El Guerrouj broke the world 1500m record in 1998 in the Italian capital Rome. His time of 3:26.00 is yet to be beaten. At Seventeen years, it is the longest a men's 1500 m world record has e ...

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Israeli NGO Asks FC Barcelona to End Financial Deal With Qatar

Rabat - An Israeli NGO has reportedly called on the president of FC Barcelona Josef Maria Bartmoneu to cut the team’s sponsorship ties to Qatar as it is “immoral to receive funding from a country that supports terrorist groups.” On Monday, the Shurat Hadin-Israel Law Center reportedly sent an open letter to the current president of FC Barcelona Josef Maria Bartmoneu who is facing re-election this week as he ...

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