The Moroccan men’s beach volleyball team qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after their victory over their Mozambican counterpart (2-1) in the African qualifying final played on Sunday in Agadir.
Morocco, which beat Gambia in the semi-finals (2-0), will thus represent the African continent in this Olympic competition.
The African qualifiers saw the participation of 24 selections for men and 20 for women.
In the ladies’ category, in addition to Morocco, it is about teams from Côte d’Ivoire, DR Congo, Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Mauritius, Nigeria, South Africa, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
On the men’s side, the selections of Niger, Côte d’Ivoire, Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Morocco, Mali, Mozambique, Mauritius, Nigeria, Africa have been entered. South, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Tunisia, Togo, Tanzania, South Sudan, Congo Brazzaville, Benin and Botswana.