Mustapha El Biyaz

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Mustapha El-Biyaz
Personal information
Full name Mustapha El-Biaz
Date of birth (1960-02-12) 12 February 1960 (age 59)
Place of birth Taza, Morocco
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
KAC Marrakech
1987–1988 Penafiel 1 (0)
National team
1980–1988 Morocco[1] 42 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Mustapha El-Biyaz (also spelled El-Biaz; born 12 February 1960, in Taza) is a retired Moroccan football defender.

Career[edit]

El Biyaz played club football for KAC Marrakech in the Botola. He also had a brief "spell" with F.C. Penafiel in the Portuguese Liga during the 1987–88 season.[2]

El Biyaz played for the Morocco national football team at the 1984 Summer Olympics[3] and in the 1986 FIFA World Cup finals.[4]

In 2006, he was selected by CAF as one of the best 200 African football players of the last 50 years.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Morocco - Record International Players
  2. ^ "Biyaz (Mustapha El Biyaz)" (in Portuguese). Fora de Jogo. Retrieved 28 August 2009.
  3. ^ "Moustafa El-Biyaz Biography and Statistics". Sports Reference. Retrieved 28 August 2009.
  4. ^ Mustapha El BiyazFIFA competition record
  5. ^ "Meilleur joueur des 50 dernières années 14 Marocains en lice" (in French). Le Matin. 13 October 2006. Retrieved 28 August 2009.