Many took to Twitter to congratulate the Lions of Teranga after they defeated the Pharaohs at Olembe Stadium in Cameroon.
Senegal were crowned 2021 Africa Cup of Nations champions after defeating Egypt 4-2 on penalties following a 0-0 draw in the final on Sunday night.
Sadio Mane netted the winning spot-kick as the West African side clinched their first-ever Afcon title – denying Egypt a record-extending eighth continent trophy.
The Liverpool star had seen a penalty saved by Egypt keeper Gabaski, who was named Man of the Match, in regulation time, but Mane held his nerve when he returned in the shootout.
Mane, who scored three times and provide two assists during the competition, was named Player of the Tournament and many fans took to social media to react to the enthralling encounter.
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