Morocco defeat Spain on penalties: Progresses to quarter finals

Morocco defeated Spain 3-0 on penalties as the European team crashed out of the World Cup, leaving fans at the Qatar stadium in tears.

The game was the second World Cup meeting between the two sides. Spain has never lost in the three last meetings with Morocco.

Morocco featured in the knockout stages of the World Cup for only the second time. In 1986, they reached round 16, losing to Germany 1-0.  

Spain was eliminated in a penalty shootout at the 2018 World Cup by hosts Russia.

Source: Al Jazeera

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