Slok Ziyech excludes him from the Moroccan national team for the World Cup qualifiers

BERLIN: Bosnian coach of the Moroccan national football team, Vahid Halilhodzic, said he excluded Hakim Ziyech, the team player and Chelsea winger, due to his unacceptable behavior on the team’s pitch last June. Ziyech had been excluded from the Moroccan squad to meet Sudan today, Thursday, and Guinea next Monday, in the African qualifiers for the World Cup. Three months before starting as a starter in the next match against Burkina Faso, which ended with the same result Halilhodzic explained that he had excluded the former Ajax player from the Moroccan squad, due to the behavior shown the last time he is been summoned in squad. Halilhodzic said: “His behavior in the last two games, especially in the last game, was not the behavior that a national team player should have, who should be an example for others.” the field in late, he refused to train, and there was no reason. From discussing that matter, as a manager, the matter was clear to the eye, and the national team is more important than anything else and no one can keep it. in hostage. “Halilhodzic added that Ziyash refused to play against Ghana, claiming he was not fully prepared, and refused to leave the bench.” For the first time in my coaching career, I see such disappointing behavior, a player who refuses to play a match, even if it is a friendly, due to injury. “The Bosnian coach explained:” The medical staff have carried out many test and confirmed he could play, but refused to enter warm-up operations in the second half because he refused to play as a substitute. For me these behaviors are unacceptable. ” And he said: “With the national team, you cannot manipulate, nor to be present at 100% or less. Hervé Renard, the former coach of the Moroccan national team, had excluded Ziyech from the squad list in Africa Cup of Nations in 2017. Ziyech had confirmed that he would not play for the Moroccan team under Renard’s leadership, but returned in September 2017 to participate for the first time. in Almost a year. (DBA / United Perform)

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