After a fierce match, the Lions defeated the Pharaohs 4-2 by penalties right after the game went goalless for two hours.
The Liverpool forward, Sergio Manè missed a penalty at the seventh minute of the game due to the incredible save by Egyptian goalkeeper Gabaski.
The game went on with a lot of fauls with four yellow cards being handed to players throughout the game.
The Egyptian captain, Mohammed Salah showcased strength and speed but wasn’t able to hide his disappointment at the end of the penalties as he fell in tears.
The Senegalese have celebrated the victory in a big way and the coach of the winning team couldn’t hide his joy,”It is emotional because the people have been trying to get this trophy for sixty years. “ the Senegalese coach remarked.