Rabat - London’s Tottenham Hotspur Football Club is competing with Football Club Barcelona for recruiting Moroccan football star Sofiane Boufal. Twenty-two-year-old Boufal, born in Paris, is an Attacking Midfielder who currently plays for the French Lille Olympique Sporting Club.

LILLE - AUGUST 7: Sofiane Boufal of Lille and Blaise Matuidi of PSG in action during the French Ligue 1 match between Lille OSC (LOSC) and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at Grand Stade Pierre Mauroy on August 7, 2015 in Lille, France. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)
Christopher Thomas is an undergraduate junior at Emory University majoring in International Studies and minoring in Arabic.