International

Senegal's Mane leaves pitch in tears after easy miss

2018-11-19 12:42
Sadio Mane (Getty Images)

Cape Town - Liverpool star Sadio Mane is reportedly not injured after he left the pitch in tears following Senegal's win over Equatorial Guinea on Saturday.

Mane has once again been in fine form for the Reds in 2018/19 however he has seemingly had his struggles for his country in international action.

The 26-year-old, who has eight goals in all competitions for the Jurgen Klopp-coached outfit, left the pitch in tears after his nation's 1-0 victory.

He was seen to be consoled by teammates who were trying to comfort him.

It appears his emotional reaction occurred as a result of the player being booed after he missed a chance in the contest during the second half.

It seems the Lions of Teranga fans believe he does not replicate his form for the Senegal national side as he does at Liverpool.

Nonetheless, the Metro Dakar has apparently confirmed that he did not leave the pitch injured, but more as a result of his performance and the reaction of the supporters.

The publication said: "There is no indication that he is injured. The Liverpool player seems sad because of his bad match."

Read more on:    liverpool  |  afcon 2019  |  sadio mane  |  soccer

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Live scoring

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Featured

The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs
Vote

After slow starts to their respective 2018/19 Absa Premiership campaigns, who will finish the season ranked higher?

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.