Raja CA is the first Arab and African team to participate in the Club World Cup. Tous les transferts de la saison 2020/2021 du Raja Casablanca . On social networks, Rajaouis are very active, there are hundreds of fan pages and channels on all social networks, reporting various photos, videos and news of the club. The Tribune side, covered with green seats and a rostrum. On 11 October, Raja announced the departure of the sports director Fathi Jamal, following his desire to end his function which he has occupied since April 2018. On 20 June, Raja was crowned champion of Morocco for the 8th time in its history after defeating the KAC Kénitra with the score of 4–1. On 5 March 2000, in a full and enthousiastic Stade Mohammed V, Raja beat the Ivorian side Africa Sports thanks to the goals of Bouchaib El Moubarki and Mohamed Armoumen (2–0) and won its first CAF Super Cup after the one lost in 1998. The 1974 Throne Cup final opposed the semi-final winners, Raja who beat Wydad AC on penalties, against the Maghreb de Fès who eliminated Mouloudia Oujda. Raja finished second in the 1985–1986 championship, behind his rival Wydad AC, who edged him 2 points on the last day. On November 8, despite their victory over Manning Rangers (2–1), the Greens Eagles were eliminated from the semi-finals of the 1998 Champions League, finishing 3rd in their group behind Manning Rangers and the future champions, ASEC Abidjan. After his victory in the 1999 CAF Champions League, Raja a contract Hummel valid until 2002, the jersey will be sponsored during this period by Western Union, Fiat, Café ASTA and Coca-Cola, In 2001, Raja signed a contract with the French sports management company Transatlas Sports Management (TSM) which has made Raja one of the first clubs in Africa to have a commission for marketing and advertising. Journal d'information sportive en ligne, Athlet.org (France) offre à ses visiteurs un panorama complet de l'actualité. The club refused protested this unfair decision and refused to participate and the tournament was transformed into a play-off between FAR Rabat and KAC Kénitra. Raja were crowned Champions of Morocco with 7 points ahead of his runner-up, adding a 10 league titles star on the badge. Raja's first trophy was the Throne Cup, in 1974. • Only Arab and North African club to reach the final of the Club World Cup and the second in Africa (in 2013). On 10 August, the Raja thanked Rachid Taoussi for his services and appointed M'hamed Fakhir as coach, who makes his comeback to command the greens for the third time after 2010 and 2012. Furthermore, he was eliminated in the cup by the future champion, AS Far in the round of 16 (2–0). The Spanish declares "very happy for the proposal and the confidence shown by the board in me". The team finishes the season at the tenth position, barely avoiding relegation. It is one of the most famous in the history of the team. On 18 November at the Moulay Abdellah stadium, the players won the 7th Throne Cup of the history of the club against AS FAR following a penalty shootout after regulation time ended in a 0-0 draw. 6 who, during the Morocco - England game, amazed the crowds and was noted 9/10 by the newspaper L’Équipe. the rivalry continues with spectacular matches whether in Rabat or Casablanca in the coming years. Former Raja President Mohamed Aouzal is responsible for setting up a provisional committee to run the club until the end of the season. Raja finished another time in second place in 1992–93 Botola behind Wydad. In international competitions, the club has won three CAF Champions Leagues, one Confederation Cup, one CAF Cup, two CAF Super Cups, one Afro-Asian Club Championship, one Arab Club Champions Cup, and one North African cup. On 13 September 2018, Jawad Ziyat was names new president of Raja CA by the members during an extraordinary general assembly, held in a palace in Casablanca. Le Raja n'en finit pas avec les grèves et les démissions. Par Admin La Fédération chinoise de football (CFA) a annoncé qu’elle allait plafonner à 3 millions d’euros annuels les salaires des joueurs étrangers dans les championnats nationaux, ce qui devrait fortement limiter l’arrivée de stars du ballon rond. In the 1980s, both teams were at their peak where ASFAR were crowned champions of Africa in 1985 and Raja in 1989, and they could be entertained by Moroccans with high level matches. 2016 (AMP) — Après sa défaite 1-4 contre les FAR de Rabat du 11 avril dernier, le Raja renoue avec le succès en s'imposant 3-1 dimanche à l'extérieur face à l'OCK, dans le cadre de la 24ème journée du championnat du Maroc.Le Raja Casablanca a dominé la première période grâce aux buts d'Osaguona Christian (4e) et El Wasli Zouhier (22e). Therefore, they took their revenge after the 2013 edition which saw the victory of their opponents on penalties also. He was also the African champion this year by winning his third Champions League. It is the official stadium for the Raja Club Athletic and also for Wydad Club Athletic. Une source proche du club confie à le360sport que les joueurs ont exigé, comme condition de leur retour aux entrainements, le départ de … Raja is the first Arab and African club to qualify for the Club World Championship, organized in Brazil. The team have played 27 finals in major competitions and won 30 trophies, including 20 national titles and 10 international titles. On 28 January 2011, Raja registered the highest score of its participation in the Champions League by beating Tourbillon FC 10–1. On 11 January 2004, Raja won the Throne Cup for the 5th time in its history by beating MAS of Fez with the score of 2–0, following the goals of Soulaimane and Bidoudane. In this same perspective, in 2007 Raja became the sponsor of the association of SOS Children's Villages (founded in 1949) in Morocco. But to everyone's surprise, the Olympic Club de Safi scored a goal that would deprive them of the title and offer it to MAT. In 2016 'Raja Radio' was launched, broadcast on the internet, to provide the latest information of the club. Raja successively beats in its group the Sports Union of Ben Ahmed 4–1, Ennasr of Casablanca on the score of 2–0 (goals of Moussa and Acila) and finally Olympique Ouezzane on score of 7–0 with 4 goals scored by Hamid Bahij. •In African competitions, Raja has conceded no home defeat at Stade Mohammed V since 2005. •The highest African audience ratings record was reached in the 2013 Club World Cup semi-final between Raja and Atlético Mineiro, with some 650 million listeners and viewers worldwide whole. Other personalities are behind the club's creation, such as Tibari, Salah Medkouri, Mustapha Chemseddine, Karim Hajjaj, Si Ahmed Skalli Haddaoui, Choukri, Daoudi, Hachmi Nejjar, Mohamed Charfaoui, Laachfoubi El Bouazzaoui, Abdelkader Jalal, Naoui, and some other Moroccan intellectuals and resistance fighters who met often at a cafe named Al Watan (The Country in english), owned at the time by Hmidou El Watani, in Derb Sultan. After a large wave of protest, President Abdesalam Hanat resigns from his post and a general assembly is scheduled for June 2012. The 2014–2015 season is one of the most deplorable one in the history of the club, Raja finishes the championship in 8th place, is eliminated from the knockout stages of the Throne Cup, in the eighths of Champions League final against ES Setif on penalties after an epic return match in Algeria (cumulative score: 4–4). On 14 July 1968 at the Stade d'honneur, the final of the Throne Cup took place, between Raja and Racing de Casablanca. MAROC, 28 aoû. He naturally stands out as one of the club's emblems and mascots for many years. The team's forward Moussa Hanoune was crowned as the league's top scorer with 22 goals, a record at the time. Since then, the club's academy make sure to instill this ideology of football to all the players, from youngsters to professionals. It was inaugurated on 6 March 1955 and it knew two renovations in 1981 and 2000. The eagle meanwhile, in a period marked by the colonization of the country and the resistance, represented for the founders the strong, prestigious and combative bird. The supporters of Raja Casablanca are distributed in 2 ultras: Through its foundation created in 2013, Raja carries out actions of general interest dedicated to children and young people to support them towards success, make them discover sport and its values and finally participate in the realization of their dreams by supporting d 'other associations. Raja Club Athletic (Raja CA or RCA) or simply known as Raja (Arabic: نادي الرجاء الرياضي‎, romanized: NādÄ« ar-Rajāʾ ar-Riyāḍī) is a Moroccan professional football club based in Casablanca, that competes in Botola, the top tier of Moroccan football, which they never got relegated from. Raja is eliminated from the first round after three defeats against S.C Corinthians (0–2), Al Nassr FC (3–4, goals by Nejjary, Bouchaib El Moubarki and El Karkouri) and Real Madrid (2–3, goals by Achami and Moustawdaa). résultats les six groupes les joueurs STARS l'euro en chiffres l'équipe de ... palmarès les 10 stades. The competition allowed them to confront some of the great football teams from around the world. During a match played in the Stade Mohammed V on 28 July 1974, Raja led by coach Mohammed Tibari, wins the cup against MAS thanks to the goal of El Arabi (1–0). In early 1995, it is announced that Olympique de Casablanca will be dissolved by its owner, ONA Group, due to financial problems, some of its players joined Raja (Jrindou, Sellami..), and some others have left for other teams or have retired. Cette saison 2016/2017 restera dans les annales du club comme étant la plus tumultueuse de toutes. Les deux parties se seraient déjà mis d'accord sur les modalités de paiement.L'ex joueur de l'OCS touche un salaire de 900.000 DH par an [4]. The team finishes the championship in 2nd position, with a total a total of 61 games played (all competitions) this season, also a record for a Moroccan team. Raja is also, with 17 trophies, the most successful Moroccan club of the 21st century. The Green Eagles won this competition for the first time and also won the first title in their history. Les 23 bleus pour l'Euro 2016 . During the 1959–1960 season, a huge controversy broke out at the end of the season after the Moroccan federation decided to play a triangular tournament between the first three teams of the tied championship in terms of points while Raja was in the lead with goal difference. • YouTube channel with +400,000 subscribers and +43,000,000 views. In 1990, Raja entered into his first sponsorship deal with Chimicolor, making him the first Moroccan club to display a sponsor on his jersey. Ultras Eagles 06 239,571 views. Raja CA became the second club to reach the FIFA Club World final as the host nation's national champions, after Brazilian club Corinthians, and the first under the current seven-club format since the 2007 edition, as they defeated Auckland City FC then C.F. Each of his stars represents one of his victories in African or national competition. Boujemaa Kadri took charge of the administrative organization, necessary for the foundation of Raja CA. Excédés de ne pas recevoir leurs primes, les joueurs du Raja ont refusé de s'entraîner ce matin, … It has today a capacity of 67,000 spectators (more than 80,000 in 2000), not counting the North and South turns that have no seats, but where environments are warmer, and in 1997 it beat a record of 110,000 spectators in a match of Morocco against Ghana. Fakhir resigned from his job, because of the absence of the chairmen and the severe crisis that the club has encountered since the start of the season. Patrice Carteron managed to clinch his first title with the Greens 2 months after joining the club. On 25 April, the Green Eagles are eliminated from the knockout stages of the Champions League. Domestically, the club has won twelve League titles, and eight Throne Cups. Le sélectionneur des Lions de l’Atlas, Hervé Renard, va dévoiler sa liste préliminaire dans les jours à venir. This style of play led to Raja gaining the support and encouragement of 40,000 Brazilians at Estádio do Morumbi in São Paulo, during its historic performance in the 2000 Club World Cup against Vicente Del Bosque's Real Madrid.[6]. Ce n'est pas une surprise, les joueurs les mieux rémunérés du championnat marocain appartiennent aux deux mastodontes de la capitale économique, le Raja et le Wydad Casablanca. The following season, and on the final day, they needed a victory in Rabat against the AS FAR to be champions, but Ouaddouch's goal preclude that, and offered the title to Wydad. 2016 (AMP) — Le Raja Casablanca démarre la saison en beauté par une victoire contre le KAC de Kénitra.Doublé de Benhalib MahmoudLe Raja Casablanca a dominé la première période grâce aux buts de Raki Issam (29e sur pénalty) et Benhalib Mahmoud (33e, 37e). The coach changes his mind when he came to Raja, and affirms that “the physiological capacities of Moroccans are closer to those of South Americans than Europeans. Raja was eliminated in the first round after three losses against Corinthians (0-2), Al Nassr FC (3-4) and Real Madrid (2-3), this last game where, despite the defeat, Raja made an amazing performance against the club of the 20th century, and lost on a late goal by Geremi, and was highly acclaimed by the public present at the Morumbi Stadium. Le 24 juillet, Le Raja trouve un accord avec le Zamalek SC, pour s'offrir les services de l'international marocain Hamid Ahaddad, sous forme de prêt d'une durée d'un an [17]. The south turn or "Magana" (the clock in Moroccan dialect) ended up with the main groups of Raja Casablanca fans. In 2007, the stadium was equipped with a semi-artificial turf which is acceptable under international standards. Raja succeeds in winning this competition from its first participation. After a draw (0–0) in Casablanca, Walter Meeuws' men were defeated in Cairo (0–1). White is the color of the hometown of the club, Casablanca In 1982–1983, the Raja again finished fifth in the championship, and reached the final of the Throne Cup for the second time in a row, this time against the Olympique de Casablanca. On 29 March, Raja won their second African super cup against Esperance Sportive de Tunis in front of 25,000 spectators at the Jassim-bin-Hamad Stadium in Doha, winning 2–1. On 23 November, in the return match of the round of 16 of the Arab Club Championship against Wydad, the first game of Jamal Sellami on the bench, the Greens are led 4–1. On 11 November, two days after his defeat against Youssoufia Berrechid in the Championship (3–2), Patrice Carteron is discharged from his fuction and is replaced by Jamal Sellami, former player of Raja who has already held the position of coach-assistant in 2007, with Youssef Safri as an assistant who resigned from this position in June 2019. On 6 April, and after a long standoff with club members, Said Hasbane gave in to popular pressure and resigned from his duties. Raja was ranked by FIFA in 10th place in the classification of the best clubs in the world after the team's performances at the 2000 Clubs World Cup. A l'instant au stade, les joueurs du Raja sont très violents envers nos supporters #TPMRCA #RCATPM. Les autorités locales de Casablanca ont révoqué, mardi, l’autorisation spéciale de déplacement hors territoire national, accordée au Raja de Casablanca pour se rendre en Egypte. This entertaining value of the game lead the supporters to call their team "Raja lfraja" (Raja of the show). Despite the crisis, the Greens were able to clinch their eighth Throne Cup against Difaâ El Jadida on penalties. The Bleachers, covered with green seats and free forum. On 16 July 2005 at the Moulay Abdallah stadium, Raja won the 5th throne cup, beating Olympique Khouribga on penalties (5–4) in the final after a 0-0 draw. Avant le début de la nouvelle saison, le tenant du titre a prévu un stage de préparation à huis clos à El Jadida, qui regroupe les joueurs sélectionnés pour rejoindre la liste finale de l’équipe, qui devrait normalement ne pas connaître des changements majeurs après la clôture de … As a result, Raja did not win any national trophy until the 1974 Throne Cup, the first league title was gained in 1988, which was quickly followed by the Champions League in 1989, not to mention the famous 1959–60 championship refused to Raja and the 2 Throne cups finals lost in 1965 and 1968. Pére Jègo : the manager, the men and the legend of Raja. In the summer of 2010, the return of ex-president Abdesalam Hanat was highly greeted by supporters, and, after a mass recruitment of new players (Mahdoufi, Koné, Berrabeh ...) and former players (El Moubarki, Erbati, Aboucherouane ...). The team lost in the final 2–0 against Bayern Munich but came out proud with the applause of the supporters and the international press which praised this achievement. On 20 May 2001, the formation of Silvester Takač defeated Kawkab (1–0), and aligned the 6th consecutive championship with a total of 64 points. The match took place on 11 January 1993 at the El Harti Stadium in Marrakech and Olympique managed to beat Raja another time in the final with a score of 1–0. During the penultimate day, and in a packed Mohammed V stadium, the Greens played the title and confronted the leader, Moghreb Tétouan. The first three (at the bottom of the logo) symbolize his three cups in the CAF Champions League of 1989, 1997 and 1999; the fourth (the biggest at the top of the logo) was added in 2011 following the tenth win in Botola Pro. In 2013, a season similar to that of 2005, but this time it is the consecration of Raja as champion of Morocco and the cup of the throne, and ASFAR, vice champion of the two competitions, the club more dream did not win the Moroccan classic, This article is about the club based in Casablanca, Morocco. Le Raja de Casablanca débute les préparations pour la prochaine saison sur fond de tensions. Comes after that the Moroccan bank of Africa and the East (BMAO) and ODEP 'known today as MarsaMaroc'. It's more logical to be inspired by it ”. The Greens finally manage to win their first championship title after 39 years. • Raja is the only Moroccan club to have occupied a place in the annual ranking of the best 10 clubs in the world [ref. To better promote this foundation, Raja decided to display the Raja Foundation logo on the official jersey of its professional team from 20 February 2013 when it met against Raja Beni Mellal at the Mohamed V Complex. Thus, Raja CA, a team still inexperienced in continental competitions, was eliminated in the first round. During this season, the Greens defeated Wydad in the quarterfinals with a score of two to one. Après une saison en demi-teinte, les rumeurs concernant son départ persistent toujours. Monterrey (2–1) and Atlético Mineiro (3–1). After an early elimination in the Champions League the same year, President Rhallam's policy is highly criticized and he ends up resigning after a mediocre season. On 3 May, Raja defeated Hassania Agadir and won the Championship with a record of 67 points and one loss conceded, an all-time record also. Raja has won 3 titles since its creation, the supporters had to wait almost forty years, precisely the year of 1988 to see their team crowned as champion of Morocco. The criterium replaced the championship and had to lead to play-offs, each team having to play three matches and gain as many victories to reach the elite. In December 2018, Raja CA won the 2018 Confederation Cup against the Congolese side AS Vita Club, winning the first leg 3–0 and losing the 3–1 in the second in Kinshasa, thus winning its second title of competition. At the Moulay Abdellah stadium, the Raja defeated ASC Jeanne d'Arc on the score 2–0 (goals of Misbah and Bidoudane), but conceded a defeat in Dakar on the same result. On October 11, 2020, Raja won the 12th Botola in its history. The final took place on 21 August 1983 at the Stade Mohamed V, Raja loses the title this time on penalties (4–5), after the match ended in a draw (1–1). Adding this to the bad results in the league, and few days before the World Cup, te club decides to dismiss M'hamed Fakhir's, and appoints the Tunisian Faouzi Benzarti in his place. •Most goals scored by a team in a single African competition: 34 Goals (Confederation Cup 2018). The Casablanca derby has extensive national media coverage and is a topic of debate for several days before and after the match between the fans of both clubs, whether in the streets, schools or workplace. The first match between the two rivals was in 1956 in which Raja won 1–0. Les #Marocains de Jaca en mode brutalité. At the end of the season, the team finishes the championship in the third place despite being close to winning the title, before yielding the first and second place to Wydad and Difaâ El Jadida. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality. Many football clubs around the world sport stars on their jerseys, and Raja is no exception. He takes as a model South American football, which he discovered ans studied during his travels. On 25 April 1999 at Stade Mohamed V, the Greens won the Afro-Asian Cup against the Korean side Pohang Steelers following the goal of Zakaria Aboub (1–0), after a 2-2 in Pohang, (goals of Moustawdaa and Khalif) in Pohang. On 16 September 2019, Raja launched 'Radio Raja' project in order to bring the public closer to news, events and developments concerning their club. With a Mitouali at the top of his game which scored twice, Raja won 5–0. In the league, the club finished in 4th position, it's the team's worst ranking since 1995. Tous les transferts de la saison 2019/2020 du Raja Casablanca . They also hold the Moroccan record of two wins in the CAF Cup/Confederation Cup and CAF Super Cup ,CAF's secondary and tertiary club competitions. MAROC, 17 avr. He then eliminated Rachad Bernoussi in the semi-finals (3–0) before defeating ASFAR in the final with a goal scored by Jrindou in the 119th minute. Raja sits at the Raja-Oasis Sports center for training, and plays matches at Stade Mohammed V since 1955. • L'oulad: Invitation of current team players to bring them closer to the supporters. At the end of the 2002–2003 championship, the team finished in the second position 2 points behind Hassania Agadir. On 14 March 1982 at the Stade Roches Noires in Casablanca, the final of the Throne Cup was played between Raja and the Renaissance of Kenitra. Menant 3-0 à la pause, les joueurs du Raja Casablanca ont encore accru leur avantage en seconde période avec … On 30 January, Raja announces the designation Patrice Carteron as new coach with a renewable contract of one year, he declares "An immense pride to join a club as emblematic as Raja, with the best public in Africa and one of the best in the world.". The team moves favorite on the final day to Safi to face the local team and must win the game to secure the title. Le joueur de 23 ans est un produit de centre de formation du Raja, et a déjà disputé quelques matchs avec l'équipe première, avant de quitter le club en 2016. It's the first loss of a Champions League final, after their victories in 1989, 1997 and 1999. Raja Club Athletic (abbreviated to Raja CA or RCA) was founded on 20 March 1949 by the Moroccan resistance and more particularly by the honorary president Moulay Sassi Ben Ahmed El Alaoui Aboudarka and the heads of the Moroccan unions, in particular the first president of the Moroccan Workers' Union, Mahjoub Ben Seddik, as well as the former president of the Union of Arab Lawyers and ex-prime minister Mohamed Maâti Bouabid. Ronaldo Lewando. In the Throne Cup, Raja finally manage to beat Olympique de Casablanca before being eliminated in the semi-finals by Kawkab of Marrakech. Raja was thus the first team to enter the first division because the last game was played at 8:30 a.m. Kacem Kacemi then retired from his coaching position for personal reasons. [5] The Green Eagles displays superiority over their rivals both in terms of victories and goals. Raja beat the finalists of the Europa League and Copa del Rey 3–1 (Mouhcine Moutouali, Adil Karrouchy and Mouhcine Iajour), then loses in Tangier against FC Barcelona of Lionel Messi with the highest score conceded in the history of the team 8–0. The club begins the pre-season preparation in Tunisia and then returns to Morocco to face Athletic Bilbao where 60,000 supporters are eager to see the new face of their team. Led by the captain of Raja Abdelmajid Dolmy, the Moroccans were the first African team to reach the knockout stages before losing to West Germany (1–0) on a goal by Lothar Matthäus in the 87th minute. The jerseys of Raja have four golden stars. In the 1987–1988 season, then coached by the Portuguese Fernando Cabrita, Raja defeated US Sidi Kacem (1–0) on the penultimate day thanks to the goal of Abderrahim Hamraoui. Rachid Taoussi est devenu, en l'espace de quelques mois, indésirable au Raja. Mohamed Boudrika was then elected president, and former player and coach of the team, M'hamed Fakhir is back on the bench, and promised a renewal both at the administrative and sporting levels with the recruitment of a high number of players. Sports facilities available to Raja Casablanca: The southern part of Complexe Mohamed V is fully occupied by supporters (ultras) of the club; it is the famous area called LMAGANA. On 21 June, after their victory against JS Massira (4–1), the Eagles set a new record and won their 5th championship in a row with 59 points, ahead of Wydad and Maghreb de Fès. Green Eagles won their first domestic double and the third of Moroccan football history. This launch takes place within the framework of a strategy of creation of a media pole offering a priviliged channel of information and communication with the supporters. On 29 June 1999, under the direction of Oscar Fulloné, Raja defeated JS Massira (2–1) and won his 4th League title in a row with a total of 62 points, still closely followed by the Kawkab Marrakech. Certains joueurs ont repris les entrainements, tandis que d'autres ont décidé de poursuivre leur boycott jusqu'au paiement de leurs primes. On 14 December 1997, and after losing the first leg against Ashanti Gold S.C. (1–0), the Green Eagles won their second Champions League title, first edition under this new name, on penalties after winning the match (1–0) thanks to Nazir's goal in the 79th minute. In 2013–2014, after a poor first leg which ended with the departure of M'hamed Fakher, Faouzi Benzarti relaunched the green machine, result: Raja garnered 35 points out of 45 possible, scored 30 goals and only cashed 6. RAC won the title for the first time in its history and the Eagles, still unable to claim their first title, lost on the score of 1–0. Les coéquipiers de Moutouali, qui avaient menacé de boycotter la reprise des entraînements, vont débuter leur préparation pour la saison 2020-2021 de Botola ce mardi 17 novembre. Following this, Raja participates in the 1989 African Cup of Clubs, the Eagles of Rabah Saâdane wrap up this edition by winning in the final against the Algerian side of MC Oran on penalties after a cumulative score of 1–1.