RabatBenatia has responded to rumors that Morocco’s head coach Herve Renard did not select him for a CAN 2019 qualifier due to a conflict.

Benatia Denies Rumors on His Absence from Morocco-Malawi CAN Qualifier
VORONEZH, RUSSIA - JUNE 10: Mehdi Benatia of Morocco poses for a portrait during the official FIFA World Cup 2018 portrait session at on June 10, 2018 in Voronezh, Russia. (Photo by Dan Mullan - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)
Safaa Kasraoui is a journalist at Morocco World News.