Senegal wins ever first AFCON after a labouriois 12p minutes dominated lost of the time by the Teranga lions while the Egyptians who were on their 3rd consecutive prolongation and penalty shootouts did as usual to waste tile, leave dominance to their opponent before trying to triumph in the heartbreaking penalty shootouts; a strategy thqt saw them pass Cote d’Ivoire and Cameroon.
Sadio Mané concluded the session by scoring his penalty, while Gabaski had blocked one at the start of the match (0-0, 4-3 after penalty). Three years after the failure in the final in Cairo, Senegal can finally put a star on their virgin jersey . Mané finally lifts the first trophy in his long footballing history.history.
The two nations will be meeting next month in the final and knockout stage of the Qatar 2022 world cup qualifiers.