Former All-Black Sonny Bill Williams is off to Qatar to support Morocco in their Fifa World Cup semifinal against France.
Williams, a devout Muslim, said in a social media post on Sunday that he was taking the family to Qatar to watch Morocco vs France.
The 37-year-old dual New Zealand rugby league and rugby union international and professional boxer has been supporting Morocco from afar during the World Cup.
He predicted that the Atlas Lions would upset Portugal before the quarter-final on Sunday.
SBW join the Morocco superstar French Montana as they support the first African team to ever reach the Semi-Finals of the FIFA World Cup.
In the first semi-final, Croatia will play Argentina at 7 am Wednesday and Morocco plays France at 7 am Thursday.