The Moroccans’ only other trip past the group stage came in 1986.
Canada became the second team to be eliminated from the World Cup after Andrej Kramaric scored a brace in Croatia's back-from-behind win.
Belgium's Foreign minister Hadja Lahbib was pictured wearing the 'One Love' armband at the Belgium Vs Canada game in the FIFA World Cup.
In the World Cup, Canada lost its opening match 1-0 despite outplaying Belgium, then took a second-minute lead against Croatia before losing 4-1 and getting eliminated.
Canada could be staring at elimination if they lost to Croatia. This will be the first meeting between both teams.
Canada are playing in their second FIFA World Cup and are yet to score or win a game in the mega tournament.
Morocco would advance with a victory or a draw on Thursday night, and also could reach the round of 16 with a defeat depending on the result of Belgium's match with Croatia.
Canada lost to Belgium in the first game of their FIFA World Cup 2022 campaign as they are yet to win their first ever World Cup game.
FIFA has rejected the request to have 'Love' detail on Belgium team jerseys as it draws a resemblance to a rave festival.
Meanwhile, the Canada football did not give an explanation on why the match was being cancelled.
Preparing for their first FIFA World Cup since 1986, Canada host Iran on June 5 at B.C. Place Stadium in Vancouver, British Columbia.
38th-ranked Canada open their FIFA World Cup 2022 campaign against second-ranked Belgium on November 23 in Group F.
The USA will find out which three nations they will face in the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar at Friday’s draw. The World Cup starts in November.
Canada qualified for the FIFA World Cup for the first time since 1986. They beat Jamaica a 4-0 on the penultimate day of CONCACAF qualifiers.