Morocco national basketball team

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Morocco
Flag of Morocco.svg
FIBA ranking 60 Steady
Joined FIBA 1936
FIBA zone FIBA Africa
National federation Royal Moroccan Basketball Federation
Coach El Bouzidi Said
Nickname(s) Atlas Lions
Olympic Games
Appearances 1
Medals None
FIBA World Cup
Appearances None
Medals None
FIBA Africa Championship
Appearances 19
Medals Gold medal africa.svg Gold: 1965
Silver medal africa.svg Silver: 1964, 1968
Bronze medal africa.svg Bronze: 1962, 1980
Uniforms
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Team colours
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The Morocco national basketball team is the national basketball team representing Morocco. It is administrated by the Royal Moroccan Basketball Federation.

Head coach position[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

African championship[edit]

Mediterranean Games[edit]

Current roster[edit]

At the AfroBasket 2015:[3]

Morocco men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club Ctr.
4 Reda Ali Harras 21 – (1993-11-24)24 November 1993 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
6 Soufiane Kourodu 30 – (1985-05-21)21 May 1985 2.09 m (6 ft 10 in) Morocco
7 Zakaria El Masbahi 36 – (1979-03-29)29 March 1979 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) AS Salé (Basketball) Morocco
7 Abdelali Lahrichi 22 – (1993-07-19)19 July 1993 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
8 Mustapha Khalifi 35 – (1980-01-01)1 January 1980 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) Morocco
9 Omar Laanani 28 – (1987-03-26)26 March 1987 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Morocco
10 Mohamed Choua 22 – (1992-12-25)25 December 1992 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in)
11 Abdelhakim Zouita 29 – (1986-08-12)12 August 1986 1.99 m (6 ft 6 in) Morocco
13 Adil El Makssoud 30 – (1984-12-12)12 December 1984 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) Morocco
14 Kamal Hachad 32 – (1983-07-22)22 July 1983 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)
15 Abderrahim Najah 30 – (1984-11-20)20 November 1984 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Morocco
Mohamed Aboussalam 18 – (1996-08-20)20 August 1996
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 19 August 2015

Past rosters[edit]

Team for the 2013 FIBA Africa Championship.

Morocco men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age – Date of birth Ht. Club
F 4 Harras, Reda Ali 19 – (1993-11-24)24 November 1993 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
C 5 Rhalimi, Reda 31 – (1982-02-02)2 February 1982 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) Association Salé
F 6 Najah, Abderrahim 28 – (1984-11-20)20 November 1984 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Association Salé
F 7 El Masbahi, Zakaria 34 – (1979-03-29)29 March 1979 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Association Salé
G 8 Khalfi, Mustapha 33 – (1980-01-01)1 January 1980 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) Chabab Rif Al Hoceima
C 9 Hjira, Mohamed 32 – (1981-01-19)19 January 1981 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) Chabab Rif Al Hoceima
F/C 10 Zangui, Youssef 32 – (1981-07-12)12 July 1981 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in)
F 11 Zouita, Abdelhakim 27 – (1986-08-12)12 August 1986 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Association Salé
G 12 Nadim, Soufiane 25 – (1988-03-02)2 March 1988 FUS de Rabat
C 13 Kourodu, Soufiane 28 – (1985-05-21)21 May 1985 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Association Salé
14 Lahrichi, Abdelali 20 – (1993-07-19)19 July 1993
F/C 15 Idrissi, Younes 29 – (1984-04-13)13 April 1984 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Association Salé
Head coach
Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 20 August 2013

References[edit]

  1. ^ Head coaches, fiba.com, accessed 8 May 2013.
  2. ^ Morocco preliminary squad announced for FIBA AfroBasket 2017 Qualifiers, fiba.com, 7 March 2017. Accessed 7 March 2017.
  3. ^ Morocco | 2015 Afrobasket, ARCHIVE.FIBA.COM. Retrieved 12 October 2016.

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