Video: Wydad Athletic Club touch down at Kotoka International airport to face Hearts of Oak


The North African giants have finally arrived in the country with a chartered flight ahead of their game against the Phobians on Sunday

Moroccan giants Wydad Athletic Club have successfully arrived in Ghana ahead of the Caf Champions League second round first leg against Hearts of Oak at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday.

The two-time African giants touched down with a contingent of over 40 people including players, technical team members and the club’s top hierarchy.

WAC at Kotoka International Airport

However, they were without head coach Walid Regragui and one of his assistant coaches after the duo were tested positive of Coronavirus ahead of the trip to Ghana

Also, WAC will be without former captain Walid El Karti as the experienced midfielder opted to sign for Egyptian side Pyramids FC last week.

WAC players and Officials boarding bus to hotel

AshesGyamera’s sources have revealed Taha Mourid, Soufiane Karkach, Reda Jaadi, Salaheddine Benyachou, Amine Aboulfathand Abdellah Haimoud did not travel with the team also due to injury concerns.

WAC players & officials doing check out

Meanwhile, Jalal Daoudi and Guy Carel Mbenza who have been very influential for them in the Moroccan League did not come to Ghana since they were not registered for the Caf Champions League due to late arrival at the club.

How WAC players train for games

Wydad Athletic Club will train at the Accra Sports Stadium on Saturday afternoon at exactly 3pm.


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