African Cup of Nations Preview: Moroccans hopeful things may actually be better this time around.

From AFRICA IS A COUNTRY Sat Jan 19 2013, 06:44:26

We, Moroccans, are usually optimistic and hopeful about our football team, but often, we end up by being very disappointed. Morocco boasts many fine players like Adel Taarabt (who plays for Queens Park Rangers) and Marouane Chamakh (Arsenal). At the same, the Moroccan team has a reputation for not playing as a unit, rather as individual [...]

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