The Moroccan futsal team has climbed to 10th place worldwide, according to the ranking published Saturday by Futsal World Ranking.

With 1,429 points, the national team tops African and Arab rankings.

Brazil dominates the Futsal World Ranking (1,796 pts), ahead of Spain (1,754 pts) and Portugal (1,744 pts).

The Moroccan national futsal team has qualified for the quarterfinals of the Arab Futsal Cup after its big victory, Wednesday in Dammam in Saudi Arabia, against its Mauritanian peer (13-0), as part of the third and last game of the group stages.

For a place in the final, the Moroccan selection will meet Sunday (2:30 p.m.) its Egyptian counterpart.

Morocco is the defending champion of the Arab Cup, whose last edition was held in Egypt.