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“Atlas Lionesses: Hear them roar!”: A documentary about the Atlas Lionesses

Written by FDM

“Atlas Lionesses: Hear them roar!” is the title of the documentary on the Atlas Lionesses produced by journalist Aziza Naït Sibaha via her Taja Sport platform. The film will air on 2M on June 25 and July 2.

“Atlas Lionesses: Hear them roar!” » is a 26-minute documentary film that follows the final preparations of the Moroccan national women’s football team, before the big meeting of the CAN Women 2022 which will take place in Morocco from July 2nd.

“With the aim of introducing Moroccans to our talented players and allowing our compatriots to reconnect with the history of women’s football in Morocco, this film is intended to be an immersion inside our women’s football team by shedding light on our young players who now want to prove themselves on a continent level and international level”, indicates a joint press release from Taja Sport and the Moroccan Games and Sports (MDJS).

“Atlas Lionesses: Hear them roar!” » also aims to fight against the stereotypes faced by girls who choose football as a passion by telling the story and ambitions of these young women who might have a chance to win the African Cup and to be present at the 2023 Women’s World Cup, adds the same source.

Directed by Aziza Nait Sibaha, journalist and founder of Taja Sport, a platform dedicated to the promotion and development of women’s sport in the MENA region, the documentary takes us behind the scenes of the last FIFA concentration camp for the women’s national team in Rabat.