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World Cup 2014- Big hope for Arab football teams

February 24, 2013 by  
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On the whole Arabic football teams are showing positive signs that they’re after a good World Cup rounds of 16 qualifying standing. In group G, Egypt secured a dramatic win over Guinea with a score of 3-2 While Algeria showed impressive attacking styles to Burkina and still coping up to join Egypt and Tunisia on six points standing. Arabic players are playing a more attacking style and have put harder work into their transitional play. They’re have been showing tangible progress in their defense area and working in alternatives of zonal marking and man-to-man system. With that standard of play, the Arabic teams are going to give their fans unpredictable and interesting matches. And that is safer to say a slot in the finals.

Let’s take a look at some of Arabic teams that are showing more than improved quality of play for a knock-out in rounds of 16 and at the finals.

Algeria National Football Team Although the team needs to join Egypt in six points standing, its 3 times qualifiers titles in World Cup (1882,1986,2010) it is not an impossible dream to have a repeat of their biggest feat. Algeria’s good performance in 2010 where they’re drawn to Group C facing tough teams of US, Slovenia and England and drawing with the English was enough to fuel the team to give their best in round of 16 in 2013-2014 World Cup. Algeria’s home kit is all white with green trim and all green with white trim for their away kit.

Morocco National Football Team-We all know that Lions of The Atlas play their best at Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium; their home Stadium. Although beat Spain in a dramatic win 3-2 in Thailand, it still have a lot to work to join Egypt good standing in Group G. Morocco National Football team is coached by Mehdi Benatia with Ahmed Faras as top scorer. Its last good impressive performance in World Cup round of 16 was in 1986 but bounced back to claim their glory at Arab nations Cup after defeating Libya in 2012.

Egyptian National Football Team- Cairo International Stadium is Egypt national Football team home stadium. It has one of the best team standing in FIFA of 7th place in world ranking. The good FIFA World standing listed them in the Egyptian Football history as the only Arab team in FIFA top ten World standing. However Egypt has yet to win the world Cup after a series of appearances in the finals. With Coach Bob Bradley the team was named as The Most Successful Team in 2010 when they grabbed the Championship at the Africa Cup of nations

With the Arab teams showing good performance and strong determination to go beyond the semi-finals, the celebration for World Cup win has big hopes to become a reality.

 

 

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