President of Mauritania Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz has ordered to suspend the match of the Supercup of the country in the 63rd minute and a penalty, reports The Guardian.
At that time the score in the match between teams of «Chevrah Zayn and ACS Ksar» was 1:1.
In a penalty shootout defeated the club «Zayn Tawrah».
The British newspaper reports that the President did not like the match, the rate of which was low, and he spared himself and the audience from the tedious spectacle.
Other publications voiced a different version – the President had to leave the stadium in celebration of the liberation of Mauritania from the French authorities, but wanted to see who wins.
Ahmed Ould the abderrhamane, President of the local football Federation, has denied the accusations in the address of the head of state, saying that the decision was made after meeting with the management of clubs.