Senegal’s FIFA World Cup hopes suffered a blow after officers introduced Sadio Mané suffered a leg harm Tuesday, striking his availability for this wintry weather’s event doubtful.
German membership Bayern Munich introduced Wednesday that the two-time African participant of the yr would leave out no less than one fit because of an harm to the fibula in his proper leg.
Bayern didn’t free up any main points associated with the severity of the harm, however French newspaper L’Equipe claims Mane’s harm may just stay him out “a number of weeks.”
The World Cup in Qatar is scheduled to start out Nov. 20, so a lingering harm may just purpose Mané to leave out all of the event.
Mané used to be in ache after taking successful to his proper leg all through Bayern’s 6-1 victory over Werder Bremen Tuesday in Munich. He used to be got rid of from the fit and changed through a change participant within the twentieth minute.
“Additional examinations will observe within the coming days. FC Bayern may be involved with the scientific group of workers of the Senegalese Soccer Affiliation,” Bayern mentioned in a observation.
Mané scored the profitable penalty shot to overcome Egypt in a shootout within the ultimate of the African Cup of Nations in February.
Senegalese trainer Aliou Cissé is about to call the individuals of the crew later this week.
Mané joined Bayern from Liverpool in June in a deal that might finally end up being price $41 million, relying on performance-related bonuses.
If Mané is not able to play, he’ll sign up for a rising record of high-profile gamers who will leave out the International Cup. It used to be showed remaining week Timo Werner of Germany’s and RB Leipzig will sit down out of the event.
Because of the serious warmth within the host country of Qatar, the International Cup used to be driven again from its standard June-July window.
Senegal performs its opening fit within the International Cup Nov. 21 towards the Netherlands in Workforce A.
The Related Press contributed to this record.