bad news Senegal star Sadio Mané has withdrawn from the 2022 World Cup due to his right fibula injury, the Senegalese Federation announced on Thursday.
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Sad news, Sadio Mané injured at the fibula right will not be able to compete at the World Cup. “Unfortunately, today’s (Thursday) MRI shows us that the evolution is not favorable as we imagined and we unfortunately resolve to declare Sadio out of the World Cup,” the doctor of the selection, Manuel Afonso, quoted; on the Senegal Twitter account.
The doctor specified that “a surgery should be scheduled very soon” to operate the player. Since his injury on November 8 with his club Bayern Munich, during the victory against Bremen (6-1), on contact with Werder defender Amos Pieper, everything has gone well. made to heal the n.10 of the “Lions”.
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Afonso traveled to Munich on November 10 and 11 to examine the player and consult with new MRIs (magnetic resonance images). He had been decided to proceed to new MRIs on Thursday.
After the injury, Sadio Mané and his entourage had first thought; having to forfeit, before regaining hope. And, after the visit of the doctor of the selection, he had been decided on November 10 to include him in the list of 26 players selected for the World Cup.
Coach Aliou Cissé; must now find a replacement for him, he has until Sunday, the day before Senegal’s entry into the competition, against the Netherlands. But Senegal, appearing among the outsiders of the competition, lost its leader, the one who had guided the competition. the Lions towards their first title of African champions last February.