The Reds winger was brought off by Senegal after 89 minutes of their 2-0 World Cup qualifying win over Cape Verde Islands on Saturday, and in an official club statement, Liverpool have confirmed that he has suffered a hamstring injury and is facing six weeks on the sidelines.
Mane was absent for two large spells last term due to his participation in the Africa Cup of Nations before a season-ending knee injury in the Merseyside derby in March. Sadio Mane had already missed three meetings for suspension early in the year after his red against Manchester City.
African forward Mane jetted back to Liverpool on Monday to undergo an assessment from the Merseyside outfit's medical staff.Читайте также: AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) Closed 8.1% Above Its 50 Day Average
"On average Liverpool with Mane and without Mane, you can see the difference", he said.
"Last season without him Liverpool fell apart at times".
Last season Mane's absence left Liverpool void of pace, but Klopp moved to ensure that will not happen again with the arrivals of Salah and Oxlade-Chamberlain. Ahead of the 3-3 draw at Watford on the first day of the season, he said of playing Mane and Salah together: 'It makes us more hard to defend because speed is the most hard thing to defend in football.
Former Liverpool defender Carragher believes Mane will be a huge miss to Klopp's side.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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