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FIFA 18 Roberto Carlos Prime Icon SBC Cheapest Solution – collectionfifatips.com

This is the cheapest possible solution for the Roberto Carlos Prime Icon SBC on FIFA 18 Ultimate Team. This will cost you roughly 900K coins in FUT but that is by far the cheapest you are going to get this card for. Take a look at the full video below that details how to get it by completing all the squad building challenges.

There are a total of 8 SBCs to complete and each one will reward you with a pack, below shows all that need to be completed in order for you to obtain this very special LB card.

  • Roberto Carlos – An Icon
  • Inter Milan
  • Real Madrid
  • Fenerbahce
  • 83 rated squad
  • 84 rated squad
  • 85 rated squad
  • 86 rated squad
  • 87 rated squad

It goes without saying that the two hardest ones in terms of using up most of the coins to acquire the icon are the 87 rated SBC and the exchanging of an icon. You can of course complete the Peter Schmeichel or Marc Overmars squad building challenge and get them for around 350K mark and submit them which would save you a ton of coins in the long haul.

It’s always best to do these rather expensive icons over time and not in one really big swoop! You want to gradually do it and the best time to complete it and get players cheap is obviously when a market crash happens.

Make sure to subscribe to the official YouTube channel to stay up to date on all FIFA 18 tips and tutorials that are released every single week.

MapleStory 2 English Will be Announced on April 14th, 2018 (Speculation) on collectionfifatips

MapleStory 2 English Will be Announced on April 14th, 2018 (Speculation) on collectionfifatips

Nexon is hosting its first ever “Maplestory Fest” on April 14th, 2018 in Los Angeles California. The purpose of the event is to celebrate all things MapleStory and to also make do some live Q&A sessions with the game’s developers as well as make some “exclusive announcements“. This could easily just be an announcement about a new Gatchapon, new upcoming content, or anything else really, but I don’t think it is. 2 days before Nexon put up the news about MapleStory fest and its “exclusive announcement” Nexon America posted a job listing for a “QA Tester” who will be responsible for “testing all features, functionality, and localization of the assigned games”.

On top of all that, MapleStory Fest is happening shortly after MapleStory 2 launched in China and seems to off to a strong start. On top of that, Nexon confirmed in their last earnings call that they were excited to be launching MapleStory 2 “around the world”. If an English version of MapleStory 2 was in the works, Maplestory Fest is the best time to announce it. I suspect we’ll hear something then.

In the meanwhile, check out my favorite MapleStory 2 video. It’s quite literally the cutest thing ever:

Also check out my the video I made about MapleStory 2 with my brother:

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collectionfifatips | MapleStory Blitz Launches First Update, Adds New Cards, Challenges, and Events

collectionfifatips | MapleStory Blitz Launches First Update, Adds New Cards, Challenges, and Events

The free to play Clash Royale esque MapleStory game MapleStory Blitz launched its first content update this week which introduced 36 new Zakum themed cards, a new dungeon, balance changes, and more. MapleStory Blitz is basically a 3 lane Clash Royale / Southpark: Phone Destroyer esque game based on Nexon’s popular MapleStory franchise.

Full list of changes:

  • Devastating Original Cards – Combine 36 unique cards found in Zakum’s Altar card pack with all the original cards;
  • Challenging New Dungeon – Join players around the globe and explore the perilous Zakum’s Altar dungeon;
  • Ranked Mode Enhancements – Ranked Match Season durations have been shortened from one month to two weeks;
  • Formidable PvE Battles – The PvE auto-battle feature allows players to seamlessly jump into PvE combat;
  • PvE/PvP Battle Guide – A helpful battle guide has been added to recommend which cards to use in specific battle situations;
  • Balance Adjustments – Players will notice additional balance adjustments for existing monster and skill cards;
  • Unique Events and Quests – Celebrate the update with several new events and quests.

Nexon has been trying to release a mobile hit in the West for some time now. MapleStory M seems to be the most comprehensive mobile MapleStory title thus far though in my opinion. Too bad it has the same auto-play systems found in most other mobile MMORPGs.

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collectionfifatips | Capello: Russia can reach knockout stage

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  • Capello reflects on scoring for Italy at Germany 1974
  • Former England manager singles out Harry Kane as a player to watch
  • He expects hosts Russia to reach the second round​

There is little doubt that Fabio Capello is an accomplished manager. He has been a collector of trophies across his 36-year coaching career, most notably winning nearly everything domestically and on the European front with Italian giants AC Milan in the early 1990s. Though successful at club level, Capello is no stranger to the FIFA World Cup™. As a player, he represented Italy at Germany 1974, and 36 years later, he took England to the Round of 16 at South Africa 2010.

With Russia 2018 on the horizon, FIFA.com caught up with the 71-year-old to share in his World Cup memories. The current coach of Chinese club Jiangsu Suning looked back at the goal he scored in his only World Cup appearance and reflected on England’s 2010 campaign. He also shed light on Italy’s surprise failure to qualify for Russia 2018 and revealed his hopes for his former team and World Cup hosts Russia.

FIFA.com: As a world-class coach, how does it feel looking after a Chinese Super League team? 
Fabio Capello: For me, working in Asia is a new venture in a different world – a world of fast development. A lot of work needs to be done, but the Chinese have both ambition and resources to improve their game. Their national team has a great manager in Marcello Lippi and he can provide the guidance for their football, in general.

This year’s World Cup is drawing near. What are your memories of playing – and scoring – at the World Cup in 1974? I scored a useless goal against Poland because we lost the game 2-1, and were thus eliminated by Argentina, due to goal difference. So it wasn’t a World Cup which left me with fond memories. I knew there were many Italian immigrant workers in Germany [supporting us], but we packed for home after the group stage.

Were you fascinated by the World Cup as a youngster? What do you remember about watching it in those early days?
I have always been in love with football. As a child, I started playing football. The first World Cup I followed was Sweden 1958. I watched the games on TV. Brazil won that World Cup by defeating Sweden 5-2 in the Final and Pele scored twice. After so many years, I still remember Pele’s goals. That World Cup saw his emergence as a great star.

Were you disappointed to only play in one World Cup? Did you feel you could have helped Italy in 1970 or 1978, in particular?
I was very disappointed to miss the 1978 World Cup in Argentina. I had played all the qualifying matches, but when we headed to the World Cup, I was left out of the squad. It remains a pity for me, to this day.

As a coach, what are the big challenges of leading a team at the World Cup?
To train a national team, you have to know what team you have at your disposal and what this team is capable of. You need to get the best out of them and take them as far as possible. Yet, sometimes, you can’t achieve your goals. Some players underperform playing under pressure and even key players make mistakes during a World Cup. A team needs leaders to drive it forward, but you never know how it will end.

Looking back now, how do you reflect on England’s campaign at South Africa 2010?
It was sad. Against Germany, we could have drawn them level at 2-2 during the first half. Probably, we should talk about another World Cup for England. The only problem for England is that their players [go to the World Cup] tired after a stressful season, during which they have never been rested.

Why do you think the English always tend to struggle at major tournaments, despite the talented players the country produces? Do you think there is any chance of that changing in Russia?
For this World Cup, England have youngsters with great talent and knowledge. It is possible that these young men don’t feel the pressure, so they might play without tension. A key problem, in my opinion, is that they come [to the World Cup] very physically tired to compete with teams, whose players are not so fatigued.

Would you have liked a Harry Kane in your England team?
Harry Kane is a great striker, who is important [for the team]. He is the sort of player that every team want to have. Above all, he has a good nose for goal. He doesn’t wait for the ball. Instead, he moves constantly in attack to create danger. He is definitely a player to watch in Russia.

You also know Russia well, of course. What do you think is a realistic objective for the team at this World Cup?
I saw the draw. They will get passed the first round. I have both taught and learned [during my tenure as Russia coach] and I hope these qualities can help the team stand in good stead and go further in this World Cup. This would be another success for this nation, who have invested big into football.

And what do you expect of the country itself as hosts of the tournament?
There should be no problems. Russia is a great country and the people are great. They have invested a great deal [in hosting the World Cup] and the security there is very good. They want to make a big impression in front of the watching world and they can make it a great tournament.

One of the big surprises in Russia 2018 qualifying was Italy’s failure to reach the finals. What did you make of that, and what do you feel needs to be done to improve the Azzurri’s fortunes?
It was so sad to see the Italian team fail to make the World Cup. We used to be protagonists on this global stage and have won this competition four times. But at this moment, Italian football does not have many talented players and the qualities of their game are not so high. It is time to start working from scratch to understand where we went wrong, and above all, to try to produce something different, based on the characteristics of Italian footballers, and not copying the characteristics of others.

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collectionfifatips | FIFA 18 Peter Schmeichel Icon SBC Cheapest Solution

This is the very first ever Prime Icon SBC we’re covering for FIFA 18 and it’s the Peter Schmeichel card up first. In this tutorial guide you’ll find out the simplest and cheapest solution to get the legendary Danish goalkeeper. Check out the full HD video below to learn more.

Starting from his early days and all the way through his career we showcase all the SBCS all the way to the 86 rated team. Detailed below are all the squad building challenges you need to complete to be awarded this very special card.

  • Brøndby IF
  • Sporting CP
  • Premier League
  • Denmark
  • 84 Rated Team
  • 85 Rated Team
  • 86 Rated Team

Remember that you will also be awarded packs for every SBC that you complete so that will hopefully help in getting some of the cost down. The entire cost put together to complete this icon SBC is around 380K coins.

As for how good the actual card is in-game, well there are mixed reviews on it but i will say that he is incredibly good at one on one shot stopping but he lacks a real desire to get Arial balls when crosses are whipped in to the middle. He’s also not very good at saving long shots from far out which is disappointing.

It’s worth getting it if not for the sheer reason to at least put it towards another icon SBC that requires you to submit an icon in any position. Make sure you’re subbed to the official YouTube channel and check back here for more icon squad building challenges that will be coming soon.

collectionfifatips – Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

This week’s Shutterbug title goes to clasicK. Congratulations!

Welcome

We’re currently on the eve of the upcoming server merge. If you haven’t already heard, overflow servers from our recent free weekend will be merging to their new official homes. You can learn more about this in our official server merge thread. We’re also bringing back player surveys! If you’re new to GRAV, we ran player surveys before the Reborn update and many of the additions to Reborn were directly influenced by these surveys. We’re working on the next big update for GRAV and we think it’s a perfect time to get our surveys going again. More information about these surveys can be found at the end of this post. However, we had a lot of excellent base submissions this week, so let’s get this show on the road.

Creator Overlord of The Week

This week’s title of Creator Overlord of The Week goes to KatFrog for their really intricate main base that even includes an indoor race track! We also want to note that this week’s Creator Overlord and Shutterbug will be forever immortalized on our Facebook page in their own album of champions. All future winners will be added to these albums as well.

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

Runner Up Bases

Our choices for runner up bases were stellar and made our winning choice extra hard. Because of this, they definitely deserve some love as well.

Bases submitted via email from Jon S

These bases were built by Jon and his soulmate and are really cool! Very creative, especially the Camel Towing service collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

Base submitted via email from Night Engine

We loved how photogenic this base is! It looks very practical and definitely deserves to be included in this weeks Community Update. Keep up the great work!

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

Cool Fan Art

While looking through some excellent screenshots on the Steam forums, we found some really cool fan art by Steam user FaithSDK✪TimeTravellingSoldier. We absolutely love this kind of stuff and we strongly encourage any artists in our community to post any cool art you may have! We will be making a separate album on our Facebook page for fan art, so it can live on forever!

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

collectionfifatips - Community Update #9

GRAV Community QA

This week’s QA thread didn’t receive much love, so we only have a couple questions to include in this post. If you have any GRAV related questions, don’t hesitate to ask them in the official QA thread here: http://steamcommunity.com/app/332500/discussions/0/492378265881640924/. We look at every question submitted in this thread, so don’t not post because of the possibility of not being seen. With that being said, here are answers to a couple questions recently submitted:

Jon S – I was curious as to where i might have the best chance to find a Unicorn hat?

Answer: Here’s a hint, you must be rank 300, and it might help if you hummed this song to yourself in a high level area: https://youtu.be/gOmJLk1lu08?t=80

=VAC=Killers – How close are we to seeing NPC’s giving quests and missions finally?

Answer: Our next big push is all about NPCs and quests! We don’t have any dates for you yet, but we’re working on it now.

Player Surveys

We are excited to start our player surveys again. For those of you that don’t know, player surveys are a way for us to get structured feedback from you. We also include a section in each survey for specific ideas/suggestions. This is another great way to make your voice heard. It’s also very helpful for us. It not only helps us improve GRAV, but it also helps us improve our community.

If you are interested in participating in our player surveys, simply send an email to me at: logan.williams@nullbitmonstergames.com with the subject line “GRAV Survey”.

See You Next Week!

That wraps up this edition of our community updates. If you want to be a part of future community updates, you can do so by submitting your screenshots, videos, artwork or anything GRAV related to us by tweeting at us @playgrav. You can also e-mail us at info@nullbitmonstergames.com with the subject line “Community Update Submission”. Until next time, EXPLORE BUILD DANCE SURVIVE.



Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Welcome and Happy Holidays!

Last week we merged overflow servers over to their new permanent homes. Aside from a certain overflow server 5, we believe things went fairly smoothly. Now we’re moving forward to a new holiday update! This new update brings a new Santa hat, holiday trees, presents, bug fixes and more. The update should be ready very soon, so stay tuned. If you haven’t already heard, last week, we officially brought back player surveys! If you’re new to GRAV, we ran player surveys before the Reborn update and many of the additions to Reborn were directly influenced by these surveys. If you’re interested in participating, please send an email to logan.williams@nullbitmonstergames.com with the subject line “GRAV Survey.

With that being said, let’s check out the Shutterbug and Creator Overlord for this week.

Shutterbug of The Week

As always, we found a ton of excellent screenshots, so we have included some extra screenshots this week as runner ups. Below is the official Shutterbug for 12/18.

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

This week’s Shutterbug title goes to Militant Guru. Congratulations!

Runner Ups

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

This excellent screenshot comes to us via Steam user: Brostachio

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatipsThis screenshot was taken by Erockstar

Creator Overlord of The Week

This week’s title of Creator Overlord of The Week goes to Murdersauce for their really really ridiculously good looking base that has survived 5 raids and includes public stargates, facilities, crafting services, and protection for new players! See some screenshots of this excellent base below. For a complete album of this base, visit this page.

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Runner Up

This week’s runner up base is a pretty serious tower built by Steam user: Slllick

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips

Other Cool Images

Here’s a couple more screenshots that we really liked! They definitely deserve some love.

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You can thank PvPenny for this rainbow road screenshot!

Community Update #10 on collectionfifatips
This really neat screenshot was taken by Steam user: Enzo

See You Soon!

That wraps up this edition of our community updates. The next Community Update post might be delayed or early next week. However, it definitely wont be on Thursday or Friday (Christmas Eve & Christmas Day). However, after that, we will be right back on schedule. If you want to be a part of future community updates, you can do so by submitting your screenshots, videos, artwork or anything GRAV related to us by tweeting at us @playgrav. You can also e-mail us at info@nullbitmonstergames.com with the subject line “Community Update Submission”. Until next time, EXPLORE BUILD DANCE SURVIVE and Happy Holidays!



Community Update #10.5 – collectionfifatips.com

Community Update #10.5 - collectionfifatips.com
The final Shutterbug of The Week for 2015 goes to Steam user LuckyRoo. Congratulations!

Welcome to The Final Community Update Post of 2015

2015 has been an excellent and rewarding year. We released GRAV in January and have been constantly pushing out patches, updates and recently, a major update, Reborn. We couldn’t have improved GRAV without such an awesome and passionate community. We look forward to 2016 and continuing our dedication to listening to our community and continuing to improve GRAV. We want to thank all of you for being such an awesome community and we look forward to bringing you more substantial updates next year.

Below, you can find our final Creator Overlord for 2015. We also want to have some fun before the year is over, so we are giving away 16 GRAV Steam keys to end the year! You can learn more at the bottom of this post.

Creator Overlord of The Week

Community Update #10.5 - collectionfifatips.comNukemaster is starting 2016 off the right way!

New Years Celebration!

Before the year is over, we want to celebrate by giving away 16 GRAV Steam keys. We will be giving away 4 keys on these sites: Twitter, Facebook, Steam and our brand new Instagram.

Instructions on how to enter each giveaway is below:

  • Twitter

    We will be making an official New Year’s Eve post at 1PM EST. All you have to do is follow our PlayGRAV Twitter account and retweet the official New Years Eve tweet. We will select 4 winners at 4PM Est. The winners will be randomly selected.

  • Facebook

    We will be making an official New Year’s Eve post at 1PM EST. All you have to do is comment on the post and tell us why you would like a GRAV Steam key. We will select 4 winners at 4PM Est. The winners will be randomly selected.

  • Instagram

    We will be making an official New Year’s Eve post at 1PM EST. All you have to do is comment on the post and tell us why you would like a GRAV Steam key. We will select 4 winners at 4PM Est. The winners will be randomly selected.

  • Steam

    All you have to do is comment on the Community Update #10.5 post (we will include these instructions on the actual post) and tell us why you would like a GRAV Steam key. We will select 4 winners at 4PM Est. The winners will be randomly selected.

That wraps up the final Community Update post of 2015. If you want to be a part of future community updates, you can do so by submitting your screenshots, videos, artwork or anything GRAV related to us by tweeting at us @playgrav. You can also e-mail us at info@nullbitmonstergames.com with the subject line “Community Update Submission”.

Till next year, EXPLORE BUILD DANCE SURVIVE.



collectionfifatips – Community Update #11

collectionfifatips - Community Update #11 This week's Shutterbug title goes to Steam user: ClassicK, who also has taken some other beautiful landscape screenshots.

Welcome to 2016!

Welcome to the first community update post of 2016! 2015 was an excellent year, but we're aiming to make 2016 even better! As many of you already know, we've been accepting player surveys and we've been getting some excellent responses. We greatly appreciate everyone that has participated. We are still accepting survey submissions and I'm pleased to let all of you know that from now on, we will be randomly picking 1 survey participant each week to receive a free GRAV Steam key. At the moment, we are especially looking for survey results from players ages 18 – 24. However, any and all ages will always be welcome. To participate in our player surveys, simply send an email to logan.williams@nullbitmonstergames.com with the subject line "GRAV Survey".

Now, let's get to some cool screenshots submitted by the community.

Shutterbug Runner-Up

This week's Shutterbug title was pretty hard to pick. There were several screenshots that could have taken the title this week. With that being said, here's an excellent screenshot submitted by PvPenny that we absolutely loved!

collectionfifatips - Community Update #11

Creator Overlord of The Week

This week's Creator Overlord title goes to Steam user: FeiLing for his sweet pyramid base, which seems to be a magnet for bad dune buggy drivers..

collectionfifatips - Community Update #11

Other Cool Screenshots

Each week we always find screenshots that we really like, but can't find a perfect fit for either weekly title. Here are a couple screenshots that we feel deserve some love this week.

collectionfifatips - Community Update #11 “He’s right behind me isn’t he?”

collectionfifatips - Community Update #11 This reminds us that AGDQ is going on right now!

EUR PVE Monocycle Race This Weekend!

If you’re playing on EUR PVE, then you should definitely try to make it to the upcoming Monocycle race this weekend. Community member, Reyjin has put this race together and we’re happy to promote it! We love seeing community created events like this and we strongly encourage more events like this. All the details about this race can be found here: official race info. We hope the race goes smoothly and everyone who participates has fun. You can check out the sweet race track below:

In the future, if any of you want to put on community events like the one mentioned above, you can reach out to us by sending an email to logan.williams@nullbitmonstergames.com or by messaging us on our social pages. We are happy to help promote any community created events.

See You Soon!

That wraps up this edition of our community updates. If you want to be a part of future community updates, you can do so by submitting your screenshots, videos, artwork or anything GRAV related to us by tweeting at us @playgrav. You can also e-mail us at info@nullbitmonstergames.com with the subject line “Community Update Submission”. Until next time, EXPLORE BUILD DANCE SURVIVE.



collectionfifatips | Boussoufa: We’re going to Russia to compete

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  • ​Mbark Boussoufa was a key contributor in helping Morocco return to the FIFA World Cup
  • Boussoufa: “We’re setting our sights on the second round”
  • Morocco in Group B with Portugal, Spain and IR Iran

2017 was quite a year for Mbark Boussoufa, one in which the Moroccan international played a big part in his country’s qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ and one that ended with him helping Al Jazira of the United Arab Emirates take fourth place at the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017.

The 33-year-old midfielder featured in all the Atlas Lions’ matches in the final round of the African qualifiers for Russia 2018, and is hoping to do the same when his side takes on Portugal, Spain and IR Iran in the group phase at this year’s world finals.

FIFA.com sat down with Boussoufa to ask him about Morocco’s chances at Russia 2018 and his return to a country where he spent six seasons playing for Anzhi Makhachkala and then Lokomotiv Moscow, before packing his bags for Abu Dhabi in 2016.

FIFA.com: What’s your take on the Final Draw for Russia 2018? What are Morocco chances against Portugal, Spain and IR Iran?
Mbark Boussoufa: It’s a tough group but we have to give it our very best shot. The team will be ready to put in a good performance. We’re going to come up against some great teams and we know what to expect. We’ll just have to wait and see what happens.

What goals do you have at Russia 2018?
If we’re not setting our sights on a place in the second round, then we might as well stay at home. We’re not going to the World Cup just to take part but to show what we’re capable of. We’re going to do all we can to get past the first round.

What’s your view on your opening game, against IR Iran?
IR Iran won’t be easy opponents. The Iranians finished top of their group in the Asian qualifiers and let very few goals in. Everyone will be focusing on the competition and even more on that group. We have to be ready to take on any team, from the first match to the last. The opening match is going to be decisive in terms of what lies ahead.

You were only two years old when Morocco produced their best ever World Cup performance at Mexico 1986. What do you remember of that competition?
There are a lot of great stories about that 1986 team. It was one of Moroccan football’s finest generations. They reached the second round but lost narrowly to West Germany (to a goal scored in the 88th minute). It was a great performance for Morocco, and though I don’t remember that much about the competition, I do know the players. I’ve seen the photos and videos, and I’ve met some of the players from the time, like Aziz Bouderbala, who’s currently with the national team.

Morocco beat Portugal 3-1 at Mexico 1986. Can you produce the same performance this year? 
It’s hard to say because Portugal are the European champions and have one of the best players in the world. They are a very good side and they have a good coach. It’ll be a different game to the one in Mexico. On paper, they’re better than the 1986 team, but we’ll see what happens. In any case, we’ll be ready to take on anyone.

What memories do you have of France 1998, which was Morocco’s last World Cup appearance? 
I remember it well even if I was only 13 at the time, and I can still recall the exploits of Mustapha Hadji and Salaheddine Bassir, though they failed to reach the second round. Hadji is now an assistant to the national team head coach and shares his experience with us. Obviously we’ve watched videos of that team.

You faced the Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo and several members of the Spain team at last year’s Club World Cup. Did that give you a taste of what to expect against Portugal and Spain?
The World Cup is a different competition, though Real Madrid are one of the best clubs in the world. You can’t always use club performances to predict what’s going to happen in internationals. Cristiano Ronaldo is an amazing champion, but it’s a different story with the national team.

You played in Russia for six seasons. What’s your view of that whole experience? 
I enjoyed six amazing years in Moscow. It’s a beautiful city and one of the biggest in Europe. The Russian league is one of the best too. At the time there were eight clubs fighting it out for the title, with some great foreign players around too. I learned a lot on a personal and professional level.

What are your expectations of Russia 2018?
The country has invested a lot in football in these last few years and has put in a huge effort to develop the sport. Personally, I’m delighted that the World Cup is being held in Russia to give Russian football support.

Can you tell us more about your nickname, ‘The King of the Assists’? 
I got it in Belgium, because I had a lot of assists every season there. I like scoring but setting up other players is what I’m best at. I find it a lot nicer than scoring myself. I hope to set up a lot in Russia.

Talking of your gift for giving, you have a foundation in your own name. Can you tell us more about it? 
We set up the foundation when I was in Belgium to help people in need. A lot of people don’t have the chance to be football players like us and we have to help them. I grew up in a society that encourages people to help others, and it’s also because of my religious beliefs that I like others and want to help them. I hope to help out with a number of humanitarian projects in the future.

Morocco’s matches at Russia 2018:

Morocco-IR Iran ( Friday 15 June, Saint Petersburg Stadium, Saint Petersburg, 18:00 local time)

Portugal-Morocco (Wednesday 20 June, Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow, 15:00 local time)

Spain-Morocco (Monday 25 June, Kaliningrad Stadium, Kaliningrad, 20:00 local time)

Learn more about Morocco here.

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