Middle East(IP)- Zionist soldiers in occupied Al-Quds attacked Palestinians for their celebration of the advancement of the Morocco national football team to the semi-finals at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Iran PressMiddle East: On Saturday evening, the Moroccan national team managed to reach the final four teams of the 2022 Qatar World Cup by defeating the Portuguese national team.

Local sources reported that following the victory of the Moroccan national football team against the Portuguese national team and the advancement of this team to the semi-final stage, the Palestinian people came to the streets in the cities of Quds, Alkhalil, Nablus, Qalqilya, Bethlehem and Gaza and celebrated the victory.

Morocco players hold the Palestinian flag while celebrating their victory over Spain in Qatar on 6 December 2022. Source: AAP / Abbie Parr/AP


According to Iran Press news agency citing Shahab news agency, the Israeli police attacked the Palestinians in the Bab Al-Moud area on Saturday night, who were celebrating and rejoicing for the Moroccan national football team's advancement to the semi-finals of the World Cup.

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On the other hand, the Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) also congratulated the victory of the Moroccan national football team against Portugal and its advance to the final four teams of the 2022 Qatar World Cup and emphasized that this is a historic achievement for sports in Arab countries.

Palestinians celebrated the Morocco quarter-final victory at a live viewing site in Gaza. Source: AAP / AP / Fatima Shbair

A large number of spectators of the Morocco national team showed their support for the Palestinian nation with Palestinian flags around the stadium moments before the start of the match between this team and the Portuguese national team.

Also, the fans of the Moroccan national football team gathered around the stadium after the team's game against Portugal on Saturday evening and by raising the Palestinian flag, they emphasized once again that they have not forgotten the Palestinian issue. The cry of "Palestine, Palestine" of Morocco fans echoed in the heart of Doha on Saturday night.


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