HRH Prince Moulay Rachid Chairs 2017-2018 Throne Cup Final in Rabat
HRH Prince Moulay Rachid chaired, on Sunday at Rabat’s Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium the Throne Cup final game (season 2017-2018), won by Renaissance Berkane which beat Wydad Fez 3-2 in the penalty shootout after a 2-2 draw at the end of extra time.
Upon his arrival at the Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium, HRH Prince Moulay Rachid reviewed a detachment of the Royal Armed Forced that made the honors, before being greeted notably by the minister of Youth and Sports, the president of the Moroccan National Olympic Committee and the president of the Moroccan Royal Football Federation (FRMF).
After saluting the national colors to the sound of the national anthem, HRH Prince Moulay Rachid headed towards the field where he was greeted by the members of the bureau of the Moroccan Royal Football Federation, the referees of the final, as well as by the players and staffs of the two finalist teams.
After posing for a souvenir photo with members of both teams and the final’s referees, HRH Prince Moulay Rachid gave the official kick-off of the match, before joining the official gallery, where His Royal Highness watched the final game.
At the end of the match, HRH Prince Moulay Rachid handed the trophy of the Futsal Throne Cup to the captain of Fath Settat, Saad Knia, as well as the women's Throne Cup to the captain of AS FAR, Aziza Rebbah.
HRH Prince Moulay Rachid also handed the men's Throne Cup to the captain of Renaissance Berkane, Aziz Mohamed.
MAP 18 November 2018