Morocco v Iran Prediction
Friday, 1:00 pm
Saint-Petersburg Stadium (Saint Petersburg)
The fist match of Group B kicks-off as Morocco takes on Iran at the Saint-Petersburg Stadium.
This is a group that has European Champions Portugal and Spain. Whoever loses this tie is guaranteed of an early flight back home.
Both sides had a decent warm-up of match before this game, with Iran defeating Lithuania (0-1). While Morocco enjoyed a comfortable (1-3) away win against Estonia in Tallinn.
Players to Watch
With seven International goals, RS Berkane forward Ayoub El Kaabi will be leading the strike force for Lions of the Atlas.
Holland Eredivisie top scorer Alireza Jahanbakhsh will be hoping to replicate his club form for Iran.
Head to Head
Their first meeting would have been in a friendly game in 2017, but the game was cancelled, making this their first ever clash.
Prediction: Morocco to win or draw | 1X LOST 0-1
Reason for Morocco v Iran Betting Tip
Morocco are undefeated in their last 18 games.