Qatar 2022You did well to learn from Mikel Arteta – Ex-Eagles star hails Morocco coach. Ifeanyi Udeze, a former Super Eagles defender, praised Moroccan coach Walid Regragui for picking up tips from Arsenal’s Mikel Arteta.
Regragui led Morocco to the 2022 FIFA World Cup semifinal in Qatar, where they were defeated by the tournament champions France on Wednesday.
Morocco defeated Spain and Portugal to become the first African country to ever go to the FIFA World Cup semifinals.
Before the World Cup, the Moroccan manager allegedly met with Arteta through Zoom to discuss how Arsenal managed to finish ahead of Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City in the Premier League.
I’m glad to learn that a few months ago, he even participated in a Zoom session with Mikel Arteta.
He was interested in learning how Pep functions. Arteta was, of course, Guardiola’s assistant.
It was interesting to discover that the Morocco coach was studying Arteta. He remarked on the sports radio station Brila FM, “He wants to learn, and anyone can learn from anyone.