and snatched Senegal national team A ticket to qualify for the 2022 World Cup at the expense of Egypt after a marathon match in the qualifying round for the African qualifiers for the tournament.
Boulay Diya scored the game’s only goal in the 3rd minute, as Senegal won 1-0 in the second leg of the qualifying round for the 2022 World Cup in Africa and compensated for its first-leg loss with the same score at Cairo Stadium.
The match extended for two additional periods, and the excitement continued in the penalty shootout, which smiled for the second time in a row for the Senegalese team against its Egyptian counterpart, after crowning the African Nations Cup title in the same scenario against two months ago, after the match ended in a goalless draw.
The Teranga Lions outperformed in the penalty shootout, 3-1, as Kalidou Koulibaly and Salio Sis missed the first two kicks, before Ismaila Sarr, Bamba Diang and then Sadio Mane scored the qualifying kick.
As for the Egyptian national team, its two stars, Mohamed Salah and Ahmed Sayed Zizou, missed the first two kicks, before Amr Al-Sulayya scored the third kick, and Mostafa Mohamed missed the fourth kick.