Ahmed Faras - Goals in International Matches


The outstanding Moroccan player scored 29 goals in 71 international matches with his National Team, which is the record number of goals scored by an individual player for Morocco. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Born: 7-12-1946
Country: Morocco
Caps:	71	(W29-D24-L18 – GF112-GA91 – %57.75)
Goals:	29	(% 0.41 per match)
Age First Cap:	 19 yr 350 d    22-11-1966 vs. Algeria 2-2
Age Last Cap:    33 yr   2 d     9-12-1979 vs. Algeria 1-5
National Team Career: 13 yr  17 d

Cap  Goals      Date	Venue   	Opponent       Score	Competition

 1	      24-11-66	Oran    	Algeria 	2-2
 2	      22- 2-67 	Karlsruhe	West Germany	1-5 
 3	       7- 9-67  Tunis           Italy Amateur  	1-0	Mediterranean G.
 4	      10- 9-67  Tunis           France Amateur	0-2 	Mediterranean G.
 5	      12- 9-67 	Tunis   	Algeria 	1-3	Mediterranean G.      
 6   1	 1     5-11-67	Casablanca	Tunisia 	1-1	Olympic G. Qualifier
 7	 1    26-11-67  Tunis   	Tunisia  	0-0 [1] Olympic G. Qualifier
 8	 1    17- 3-68 	Casablanca	Algeria 	0-0
 9   1	 2     9- 6-68	Casablanca	Ghana   	1-1 	Olympic G. Qualifier
10   1	 3    30- 6-68	Accra   	Ghana   	2-1 	Olympic G. Qualifier
11	 3     3-11-68 	Casablanca	Senegal 	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
12	 3    13- 6-69 	Marseille	Tunisia  	2-2 [2]	World Cup Qualifier
13   1	 4    21- 9-69 	Casablanca	Nigeria 	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
14	 4    26-10-69 	Casablanca	Sudan   	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
15	 4    30-10-69 	Alger   	Algeria 	0-1
16	 4    28-12-69 	Casablanca	Bulgaria	3-0
17	 4     3- 6-70 	León    	West Germany	1-2	World Cup
18	 4    11- 6-70 	León    	Bulgaria	1-1	World Cup
19	 4    27-12-70 	Casablanca	Algeria 	3-0	African Cup Qual.
20	 4    14- 3-71 	Casablanca	Egypt   	3-0	African Cup Qual.
21   2	 6    28- 3-71 	Casablanca	Niger   	5-2	Olympic G. Qualifier
22	 6    16- 4-71 	Cairo   	Egypt   	2-3	African Cup Qual.
23   1	 7    25- 4-71 	Niamey  	Niger   	3-1	Olympic G. Qualifier
24	 7    11- 9-71 	Casablanca	Mexico  	2-1
25   1	 8    17- 2-72 	Dakar   	Senegal 	3-1
26	 8    20- 2-72 	Lagos   	Nigeria 	0-3
27   1	 9    25- 2-72 	Douala  	Congo-Brazzav.	1-1	African Nations Cup
28   1	10    27- 2-72 	Douala  	Sudan   	1-1	African Nations Cup
29   1	11    23- 4-72 	Tunis   	Tunisia 	3-3	Olympic G. Qualifier
30   1	12    30- 4-72 	Casablanca	Mali    	2-1	Olympic G. Qualifier
31	12    14- 5-72 	Casablanca	Tunisia 	0-0	Olympic G. Qualifier
32   1	13    21- 5-72 	Bamako  	Mali    	4-1	Olympic G. Qualifier
33   1	14    29- 2-72 	Douala  	Zaire   	1-1	African Nations Cup
34	14    27- 8-72	Augsburg	United States	0-0	Olympic Games
35	14    29- 8-72	Passau  	W. Germany Ol.	0-3	Olympic Games
36   3	17    31- 8-72	Ingolstadt	Malaysia	6-0	Olympic Games
37	17     3- 9-72	München 	Soviet Union	0-3	Olympic Games
38	17     8- 9-72	Nürnberg	Poland  	0-5	Olympic Games
39	17    19-11-72 	Rabat   	Senegal 	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
40	17     3-12-72 	Dakar   	Senegal 	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
41	17    11- 2-73 	Conakry 	Guinea  	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
42   2	19    25- 2-73 	Tétouan 	Guinea  	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
43	19    20- 5-73 	Abidjan 	Ivory Coast 	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
44   2	21     3- 6-73 	Tétouan 	Ivory Coast	4-1	World Cup Qualifier
45	21    21-10-73 	Lusaka  	Zambia  	0-4	World Cup Qualifier
46	21    31-10-73 	Alger   	Algeria 	0-2
47   1	22    25-11-73 	Tétouan 	Zambia  	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
48	22     9-12-73 	Kinshasa	Zaire   	0-3	World Cup Qualifier
49	22     7- 4-74	Casablanca	Algeria 	2-0
50	22    31-10-74 	Alger   	Algeria 	0-0
51	22     2- 3-75 	Rabat   	Tunisia 	0-0	Coupe Maghrébine
52   1	23    30- 3-75 	Casablanca	Senegal 	4-0	African Cup Qual.
53   1	24    13- 4-75 	Dakar   	Senegal 	1-2	African Cup Qual.
54	24    13- 7-75 	Accra   	Ghana   	0-2 	African Cup Qual.
55	24    27- 7-75 	Casablanca	Ghana    	2-0 [3]	African Cup Qual.
56	24     1- 3-76 	Dire Dawa	Sudan   	2-2	African Nations Cup 
57	24     4- 3-76 	Dire Dawa	Zaire   	1-0	African Nations Cup
58   1	25     6- 3-76 	Dire Dawa	Nigeria 	3-1	African Nations Cup
59   1	26     9- 3-76 	Addis Ababa	Egypt   	2-1	African Nations Cup
60   1	27    11- 3-76 	Addis Ababa 	Nigeria 	2-1 	African Nations Cup
61	27    14- 3-76 	Addis Ababa	Guinea  	1-1	African Nations Cup
62	27    12-12-76 	Casablanca	Tunisia 	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
63	27     9- 1-77 	Tunis   	Tunisia  	1-1 [4]	World Cup Qualifier
64	27     6- 3-78 	Kumasi  	Tunisia 	1-1	African Nations Cup
65	27     9- 3-78 	Kumasi  	Congo-Brazzav.	1-0	African Nations Cup
66	27    11- 3-78 	Kumasi  	Uganda  	0-3	African Nations Cup
67	27    16- 9-79 	Noukachett	Mauritania	2-2	African Cup Qual. 
68   1	28    30- 9-79 	Casablanca	Mauritania	4-1	African Cup Qual.
69   1	29    28-10-79 	Casablanca	Togo            7-0	African Cup Qual.
70	29    11-11-79 	Lomé    	Togo    	1-2	African Cup Qual.
71	29     9-12-79	Casablanca	Algeria 	1-5

[1] Morocco won on lots.
[2] Morocco progresses on coin toss.
[3] Morocco won 6-5 on penalty kicks.
[4] Morocco lost 2-4 on penalty kicks.

NB: other matches are being investigated.

Note that the following matches were not full A and are therefore not included here:
	      19- 4-66	Grenchen	Switzerland B	4-6
	       8-10-71  Izmir   	Egypt    	1-0 [*]	Mediterranean G.
	      10-10-71  Izmir           Greece XI 	1-0 [*]	Mediterranean G.
              13-10-71  Izmir   	Yugoslavia XI 	0-1 [*]	Mediterranean G.

[*] Morocco was disqualified and all results were annulled.


Total Record 

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against Points  Percentage
     71   29   24   18  112- 91       82      57.75
 

Types of             Matches  Goals

World Cup Qualifier	15	 6
African Nations Cup	12	 6
Friendlies		12	 1
African Cup Qualifier	11	 4
Olympic Games Qualifier	10	 9
Olympic Games		 5	 3
Mediterranean Games	 3	 0
World Cup   		 2	 0
Other Tournaments  	 1	 0

Total 			71	29



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