Morocco and Ghana faced off in Afcon Group C opener at Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium with the previous picking all three points.
Sofiane Boufal’s 82nd-minute strike helped Morocco to a narrow win over rivals Ghana in their Africa Cup of Nations opener.
The former Southampton winger pounced on to a loose ball before hammering his effort into the far corner.
Morocco were untroubled in the closing stages, cantering to their win. Ghana will play against Gabon on Tuesday while Morocco face Comoros in second group stage games.