A TOUR OF THE MAGHREB

Algiers: Football fanatics

FRANCE 24 reporters visited the capital of Algeria where they spoke to locals about their national passion for football. The story is part of their recent series, "A Tour of the Maghreb".

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In September and October, France 24 reporters Chris Moore, Karim Hakiki and Adel Gastel spent five weeks on the road from Tunis to Tangier. Their "Tour of the Maghreb" offered a series of snapshots of the region through the eyes of its people. Today, they’re in the Algerian capital, where they sampled the national passion – football.

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