Match stats are as follows
The percentage of possession of the ball: Morocco 27% x Portugal 73%
Total shots on goal: Morocco 9 x Portugal 12
Yellow card: Morocco 1 x Portugal 1
Red card: Morocco 1 x Portugal 0
Corner kicks: Morocco 3 x Portugal 9
Dangerous chances: Morocco 3 x Portugal 3
Youssef Nusairi scored 3 goals during this World Cup, more than any other Moroccan player in his history in the competition.
Youssef Al-Nusairi shared the top Arab scorers in the history of the World Cup, with Sami Al-Jaber and Salem Al-Dosari (Saudi Arabia), and Wahbi Al-Khazri (Tunisia).
Portugal has made the most errors leading to goals during the 2022 World Cup.
Morocco is the first African team to qualify for the semi-finals of a World Cup tournament – each of the three previous African teams who reached the quarter-finals have been eliminated at this stage (Cameroon in 1990, Senegal in 2002 and Ghana in 2010).
Yassine Bono, who played his fiftieth match for Morocco tonight, is the first African goalkeeper to keep three clean sheets in one edition of the World Cup.
Cristiano Ronaldo has failed to score in all eight of his World Cup knockout round matches (including the match for third place), going 570 minutes without scoring and scoring 27 shots.
Ronaldo reached 196 appearances with the Portuguese national team, by participating as a substitute in his team’s match against Morocco in the quarter-finals of the 2022 Qatar World Cup.