Saturday 6 August 2022 – 22:18
Bilal Al-Khanos, a Belgian footballer for the Belgian club Genk, confirmed that he decided to represent the Moroccan team instead of Belgium, since the matter is related to fulfilling the call of the heart, despite having previously played in the “Red Devils”. ” team in the categories U-15 and 16 years.
Al-Khanous, 18, considered one of the most prominent emerging talents in the Belgian league, told the media: “I played for the Belgium national team in the age groups, then for the Moroccan U-17 national team. , before Returning back to Belgium, people close to my family insisted that I get tested, so I followed my heart, and that’s why I chose Morocco.”
“For me, the issue of my international future is over. I will play for the Moroccan national team.”
On his relationship with Salim Amlah, a Belgian player for Standard de Liege, Al-Khanous said: “I know him well and I talk to him on social media, especially about matters related to the Moroccan national team. Slim is like my older brother.”
Al-Khanos is considered one of the most prominent names in the Genk club, and one of the best emerging talents in the Belgian stadiums, which motivated his team to promote him to the first team at a young age, and officially trust him in this season matches.