The Teranga Lions of Senegal has won the African Cup of Nations trophy against the top and outstanding winners of AFCON, the Pharaohs of Egypt.
It was a moment of joy for the Senegalese as they won the trophy for the first time by making history with Sadio Mane who scored the winning spot-kick during a penalty shotout.
Though, the Senegal won the trophy, it took the grace of God to save their President Macky Sall’s from emotional truama as Sadio Mane missed the first penalty during the 7th minutes of play.
You will recall that, the Egyptian goalkeeper Gabaski has miraculously saved the first penalty of Liverpool’s top Star, Sadio Mane in the crucial game between Senegal and Egypt in Cameroon.
In a video spotted by Coverghana.com.gh trending on social media saw the Senegal President, Macky Sall in an emotional reaction prior to penalty kickout.
Macky Sall was clearly ready to jump into celebration at the moment Sadio Mane was about kicking the ball but only for his hand to end up on his head after the “magician” goalkeeper of Egypt Gabaski miraculously saved the penalty.
The President became very worried since Mane missed the penalty until the Teranga Lions won the trophy with Sadio Mane scoring the winning spot-kick.
The President of Senegal, H.E Macky Sall’s reaction to Sadio Mane’s penalty kick was an emotional moment everyone will like to watch, because, he puts himself into the game as if he was on the pitch among the eleven players.
WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW AS H.E MACKEY SALL’S REACTION TO SADIO MANE’S PENALTY