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Senegal call up injured Sadio Mane

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Liverpool's Sadio Mane has been included in Senegal's squad despite his hamstring injury.

Senegal coach Aliou Cisse has selected star forward Sadio Mane for the final round of FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifiers, despite the Liverpool man being injured.

Mane has been ruled out for between 6-8 weeks after sustaining a hamstring injury in the 2-0 win against Cape Verde Islands in Praia two weeks ago.

Still, he has been included in the Lions of Teranga squad for the double-header against South Africa, with the first match -- the replay of the fixed match back in March -- set for Polokwane on...

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Liverpool have announced that Sadio Mane could be out for up to six weeks after picking up an injury on international duty.

Mane was substituted late on in Senegal's 2-0 World Cup qualifying victory against Cape Verde on Saturday.

On Tuesday afternoon, Liverpool confirmed that the winger's injury will sideline him for well over a month.

"Sadio Mane is facing a spell on the sidelines after sustaining a hamstring injury on international duty, Liverpool FC can confirm," a club statement read.

"The...

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Senegal take control of World Cup destiny after beating Cape Verde

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Senegal are well on course to qualify for the World Cup next year after a 2-0 victory in Cape Verde on Saturday that took them top of qualifying Group D.

The Lions of Teranga looked dangerous throughout the match but faced a well organised Cape Verde side, and were made to sweat for the result on the home side's artificial National Stadium pitch.

After a goalless first half, Senegal grew stronger in the second period but created their best chances late in the half.

Keite Balde Diao almost opened...

EXCLUSIVE: Liverpool's Sadio Mane: We can beat any team in the league

Sadio Mane says it's too early to rule Liverpool out of the Premier League title race.

LIVERPOOL, England -- Liverpool winger Sadio Mane sat down with ESPN FC's Mark Ogden for an exclusive interview. Mane spoke about his recent red card against Manchester City, the Reds' start to the season and Philippe Coutinho's stay at Anfield this summer, as well as Senegal's hopes at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Q: How frustrating has Liverpool's start to the season been, especially since the 4-0 win against Arsenal?

A: Sometimes it can happen in football, but the most important thing is the...

Senegal's Sadio Mane backs FIFA decision to replay South Africa clash

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LIVERPOOL, England -- Sadio Mane has told ESPN FC that he backs FIFA's decision to restage Senegal's World Cup qualifier against South Africa after the referee in charge of the game was found guilty of match-fixing during last November's fixture in Polokwane.

FIFA has ordered the game, which ended in a 2-1 win for South Africa, to be played again in November after Ghanaian referee Joseph Odartei Lamptey was banned for life after being found guilty of influencing the result of the match.

Lamptey...