Sadio Mane today confirmed the news breaking in the papers that he’s unlikely to play again this season.
Our superstar winger took to Instagram, posting a picture of himself in a knee brace – sporting a glum expression.
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His caption translates as: ‘Thank you Allah for everything’, demonstrating he doesn’t plan on feeling sorry for himself.
Earlier, the Echo confirmed that surgery is likely and an eight week lay-off will be the bare minimum time it’ll take for him to require. Devastatingly, that takes us right until the end of the season – and it’s practically certain that his campaign is done.
Now, it’s time for his team-mates to show they can do it without him.