MATCH HIGHLIGHTS

Croatia defeated Morocco 2-1 in the third-place match of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, with defender Joško Gvardiol knocking in a straight-on header to give Croatia the early lead. 

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Morocco evened up the score at one apiece when defender Achraf Dari knocked in a header. Croatia then took the lead back when midfielder Luka Modrić got off a reasonable shot, and forward Mislav Oršić smacked in a score on the right side of the net. 

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However, Croatia held onto the lead, and Morocco had a last-ditch header attempt go a little north of the net, which would be the game's final shot.

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The Morocco national football team will be competing 2022 FIFIA World Cup. The team is managed by Walid Regragui and captained by Medhi Benatia. 

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The team qualified for their second World Cup in history, they're first since 1998. The team has been drawn into Group C alongside Spain, France, and Portugal. Morocco's key players include Sofiane Boufal, Yassine Bounou, Hakim Ziyech, and Achraf Hakimi. 

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The team is looking to make a deep run in the tournament and will be looking to improve on their quarter-final performance in the 2018 African Cup of Nations.

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