The Moroccans booked an 18th appearance after Group E rivals Burundi and the Central African Republic drew 2-2 in Bujumbura, where the visitors surrendered a two-goal matchday 5 lead.
Former Manchester City, Barcelona midfielder Yaya Toure leaves Olympiakos after playing just five matches
Yaya Toure, 35, joined Olympiakos thirteen years after originally making his mark in Europe with the Greek side during the 2005-2006 season.
CAF's decision to strip Ivory Coast of 2021 Cup of Nations hosting rights is 'stupid,' says Tottenham full-back Serge Aurier
Instead of replacing Cameroon as hosts, African football's governing body offered them the 2021 edition, which had originally been awarded to Ivory Coast.
Cheick Tiote's body arrives in Ivory Coast as thousands turn up at Abidjan Airport to mourn footballer
Ivory Coast international Tiote, collapsed during training with second-tier Chinese club Beijing Enterprises on 5 June.
Drogba, wearing No. 11 in red and the captain's armband, made his playing debut for USL side Phoenix Rising FC about two months after agreeing to join the club as player and part owner.