Senegal verify extent of Sadio Mane’s harm

Senegal confirm extent of Sadio Mane's injury

Senegal has confirmed that Sadio Mane will not be out there for the nation’s opening World Cup matches.

It was broadly believed and reported that Mane will miss the match altogether after he picked up an harm in Bayern Munich’s penultimate match earlier than the winter break.

Nonetheless, the ahead was included within the squad anyway within the hope that he would get better in time to play some half in Qatar.

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That might be the case in the event that they get past the group phases, nevertheless it has been confirmed that he will not be match to play of their opening World Cup matches.

“We must depend on enjoying the primary video games with out Sadio and win with out Sadio as a result of we’ve 25 gamers aside from Sadio,” mentioned Senegal federation board member Abdoulaye Sow.

“Nobody would have wished it, however that’s what’s occurred to us.”

That implies that Mane will certainly be unavailable for Senegal’s first, and most troublesome, group stage match in opposition to the Netherlands and presumably for the second sport in opposition to Qatar too.

If the entire video games go as anticipated, the group’s remaining match in opposition to Ecuador may effectively be the one which determines whether or not they advance to the spherical of 16 or not, so it is doubtless they will try to play Mane in that essential conflict.

Whereas they do produce other gamers within the squad that play at a high stage, Mane is undoubtedly their star man and their largest menace going ahead – with out him, they’re significantly weaker and so might be attempting to get him match as quickly as doable.

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