After a disappointing AFCON campaign, which saw them knocked out in the last 16, Herve Renard has stepped down as Morocco coach.
Reports on Monday suggested Herve Renard had quit his post as Morocco coach, but those rumours have been swiftly shot down by the FRMF.
Mama Seibou scored the decisive penalty as Benin edged out Morocco on penalties in an eventful Africa Cup of Nations last-16 clash in Cairo.
Morocco are firm favourites against Benin ahead of their AFCON last-16 clash, but Romain Saiss accepts the Squirrels could trouble them.
South Africa's defeat to Morocco means Ivory Coast have beaten them to a guaranteed last-16 spot at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Already through in Group D, Morocco can seal top spot against a South Africa side fast gaining in belief at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Itamunua Keimuine was sent on to try to craft an unlikely win for Namibia against Morocco but headed the only goal into his own net.
Herve Renard is aiming to make it a hat-trick of AFCON titles with three different sides as Morocco start their campaign against Namibia.
Mohamed Salah put right Champions League wrongs with Liverpool last month and he will look to do the same with Egypt at the 2019 AFCON.
Borussia Dortmund have confirmed defender Achraf Hakimi suffered a broken metatarsal in their Bundesliga win over Wolfsburg.