The latter attended a football match between two teams from neighboring douars, when the heavy floods quickly invaded the land built at the edge of a wadi and destroyed the stands where some had taken refuge.
A drama that caused a great emotion, especially in the world of football. Indeed, on the social networks, several athletes paid tribute to the victims and their families. Among them, many Moroccan internationals such as the Amrabat brothers, Younes Belhanda, or Abdes Ouaddou:
"All our condolences to the families of the victims of the floods of the land of Tizert in the province of Taroudant"
At the national level, many clubs and football professionals also expressed their sorrow following this event. Among them, Fath Union Sport (FUS) coach Walid Regragui. The club also posted in the morning a message of condolences:
Casablancans from Raja and Wydad also spoke on social networks following the tragedy:
"This morning's training session began with the reading of the Fatiha for the souls of the victims of the Taroudant Stadium disaster and the floods.
The Raja Athletic Club, through all its components, extends its sincere condolences to the families of the victims, asks the Almighty to heal all the wounded and grant mercy to the victims, and God welcomes them to his vast paradise, and inspire patience and comfort to their families and loved ones "
"It is with deep sadness that all parties of the Wydad Athletic Club have learned of the deaths of several victims, following torrential floods on a football field, in the town of Tizert in the Taroudant region.
On this sad occasion, the Wydad Athletic Club offers the families of the victims its heartfelt condolences, may God have mercy on the victims of this tragedy and give their families and loved ones patience and comfort.
To God we belong and to him we return. "
In Spain too, the world of sports has paid tribute to the dead men:
"La Liga mourns the victims of the flood disaster of Taroudant
Our sincere condolences to the families and loved ones of the victims. "