Youssef En-Nesyri scored within the closing minute of the primary half to provide Morocco a 1-0 lead in opposition to Portugal within the quartefinal on the FIFA World Cup on Saturday.
This was En-Nesyri’s seventeenth objective for the nationwide aspect, in his fifty fifth look.
At this World Cup, Nesyri additionally turned the primary Moroccan participant to attain in two completely different World Cups. He scored a objective in opposition to Canada within the group stage, and the objective in opposition to Portugal was his second in Qatar.
His first World Cup objective was in opposition to Spain on the group stage of the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
With three targets on the World Cup, he’s Morocco’s main scorer on the quadrennial match.
En-Nesyri, who was awarded La Liga participant of the month in January 2021, after he scored two hat-tricks within the league, was given his Moroccan debut by Herve Renard in 2016.
The ahead performs for Sevilla in La Liga and has made 89 appearances for the crew, scoring 27 targets. He even received the UEFA Europa League within the 2019/20 season.