In the night of Friday to Saturday, September 09, 2023 Morocco was victim of a violent earthquake of magnitude 7 on the Richter scale in the region of Marrakech and its surroundings. The toll is growing by the hour with more than 650 dead and several hundred injured. Several clubs have sent a message of support to the Moroccan people.
After Real Madrid early in the morning, Barca also issued a statement. «From FC Barcelona, we express our solidarity and strength to the victims of the earthquake that affected Morocco». , read their X account, formerly known as Twitter.
In France, PSG and OM also issued a message of support. ‘The whole family of Paris Saint-Germain is at the side of our Moroccan friends following the terrible earthquake. Our condolences go out to those who have lost loved ones. Our thoughts are with you,” the capital club said.
«In this terrible ordeal, Olympique de Marseille sends an emotional thought and wishes to give its full support to the Moroccan people and all those affected by the tragedy that occurred last night,» adds OM.