The Atlas Lions beat Portugal.

Morocco beat Portugal, to become the first African nation to enter the semifinals, of the FIFA World Cup.

Morocco beat Portugal 1-0 as Youssef Nesyri headed the ball to secure the win,at the AL Thumama Stadium

Morocco had defeated Portugal in 1986 by 2-1, and now again in 2022.

The three other African sides to reach the quarter finals are Caneroon in 1990, Senegal in 2002 and Ghana in 2010.

Ronaldo was bought into the game in the second half, after they started trailing but failed to pull off even an equalizer.

Portugal reached this stage only for the third time after 1966 and 2006.