Youssef "The Moroccan Devil" Zalal is a professional Mixed Martial Artist who trains out of Factory X in Littleton, Colorado. Zalal has been training in MMA for 5 years, starting with kickboxing when he was 12 years old. When he turned 14, Zalal moved to America and discovered MMA at a gym next to his apartment .
"I was like what is this sport? The hugging each other and doing all these weird things. But I tried a week in there and I fell in love with Jiu Jitsu".
That's how his mix martial arts career started. He had his first Muay Thai fight in America when he was 16 years old. He won the Muay Thai belt 4 months later after his first fight. After that, at the age of 18, he went and fought MMA. He came out of the gates with a 3 fight winning streak. In his free time, The Moroccan Devil loves cooking outside and being with his friends. His big heart and dedication to his sport standout amongst his peers. Zalal is on the cusp of greatness!