The social network site "Facebook and Twitter" is a video of Mahmoud Al-Khatib, the president of the Egyptian club Al Ahly, who places one of the gold medals in his pocket during the inauguration of the Esperance in the African Champions League.
"The gold medal awarded to Ahli is the last medal and should be awarded to Al Ahli from Egypt, and thus to his representative on the podium Mahmoud Al-Khatib," said Tariq Bouchmawi, a member of the African Football Confederation. "He said, refusing some of the social networking sites that Khatib deliberately hid.
The film evoked a wave of controversy on social networks, where some condemned this behavior, while others tried to justify Khatib that he could hear from one of them that the medal was damaged and put it in his pocket, and replace it with others until he finished his honor .
Esperance in Tunisia for the third time in history won the Champions League of Africa, beating Al Ahly & # 39; ego 3-0, despite winning in the first match at the Borg El Arab stadium in Alexandria last week 3-1 (a total of 3-4 matches).
Esperance put an end to previous failures and regained the missing title seven years ago, and ended the contract with Al Ahli after they failed to beat four straight games at Rades stadium.