The second semi-final of the Qatar World Cup 2022 has been set up. France will confront Morocco after the 2018 bosses beat Britain 2-1 and the African side beat Portugal 1-0. France makes certain to be the top pick, yet Morocco will expect another goliath killing.
When is France versus Morocco
This is the second of the semi-finals. It’s on Wednesday 14 December, at Al Bayt Arena. The principal semi-last is the day preceding at the Lusail Arena.
What time is the start?
Beautifully planned for the UK crowd, the match begins at 7 pm.
What Television Channel is it on?
This is yet to be worked out between ITV and BBC, however one way or the other the challenge will be on allowed-to-air TV in the UK.
How has France fared up until this point?
Notwithstanding experiencing a few wounds, Les Bleus have areas of strength for looked their bid to guard their title. Kylian Mbappe has threatened protection, scoring five objectives such long ways in the competition, two in front of his closest rivals for the Brilliant Boot.
Their one slip was a 1-0 loss to Tunisia in their last gathering game – yet Didier Deschamps conveyed a B-group for that match as Les Bleus had proactively qualified.
They were persuaded in their 3-1 last-16 win over Poland and fought well to beat Britain 2-1 in their quarter-last.
What is France talking about?
Lead trainer Didier Deschamps said after the match: “We are getting to the elimination rounds. We are nearer to the last and this was a significant accomplishment this evening we can accept, yet we have a significant game on Wednesday.
“In the past,, the title holders didn’t necessarily do well in the following Scene Cup and we’ve figured out how to do that.”
How does Morocco have on up to this point?
The African side completed the top of Gathering F in the wake of beating Belgium and Canada and procuring a goalless draw with Croatia. The last-16 conflict saw Morocco commend a noteworthy World Cup prevail over Spain. They beat Luis Enrique’s side 3-1 on punishments after neither one of the sides figured out how to score in ordinary and additional time. They then, at that point, had a hard-battled 1-0 success over Portugal to turn into the main African country to arrive at the semi-finals.
What are France and Morocco’s outcomes history?
The different sides have played each other multiple times previously, with Morocco winning one event and France winning multiple times. Three matches brought about a draw. They have never confronted each other at a significant competition and their last gathering was a 2-2 attract a global cordial in 2007.
What is France’s Reality Cup record?
France is the reigning champs have won in Russia. They likewise won on their own turf in 1998. They were sprinters up in Germany in 2006, losing on punishments to Italy after Zinedine Zidane’s notorious headbutt on Marco Materazzi. Just two nations – Italy and Brazil – have recorded consecutive World Cup wins.
What is Morocco’s Reality Cup record?
The African side has equipped for the World Cup on six events yet had never made it past the Round of 16 until this competition.
Most recent group news
France has no suspended players for the semi-last and didn’t seem to get any wounds in their match against Britain, where they named a similar beginning XI briefly match in succession.
Morocco has a couple of cautious concerns, with chief Romain Saiss a physical issue uncertainty subsequent to being constrained off in the quarter-last. It is indistinct whether West Ham’s Nayef Aguerd and Bayern Munich full-back Noussair Mazraoui missed the match against Portugal.
Forward Walid Cheddira is suspended after he was shipped off for two yellow cards in the last match.