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Liverpool rocked as Sadio Mane faces SIX WEEKS out with hamstring injury

Rapid winger picked up the injury in the 89th minute of Senegal's World Cup qualifying win over Cape Verde

Sadio Mane is the latest player to pick up an injury on international duty which will sideline the Liverpool ace for up to six weeks.

Liverpool confirmed that the rapid winger sustained a hamstring injury during Senegal’s World Cup qualifying win over Cape Verde.


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Liverpool star Sadio Mane has attracted the interest of Barcelona

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Liverpool star Sadio Mane is out of action for up to six weeks

The 25-year-old had only just returned to the first-team following a three-match ban after receiving a red card at Manchester City.

But Jurgen Klopp now faces the prospect of being without his star man until the end of November.


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He will miss crucial fixtures including the next two league clashes against Manchester United and Tottenham.

The Reds will also face a double header against Maribor in the Champions League and could miss their crucial European encounter at Sevilla on November 21.

Sadio Mane has been eyed by Barcelona, according to reports coming from Spain

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Sadio Mane will miss crucial league matches against Man United and Tottenham

Mane started the season in blistering fashion and was crowned August’s Premier League Player of the Month after three league goals.

He was then controversially sent off in the 5-0 defeat to Manchester City at the start of September, resulting in a three-match ban.

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Mane is crucial to the Reds’ attack but he’s also a firm favourite on Dream Team, with 15.2% of managers selecting the Senegalese forward.

So if you’re one of them, you’ve got a decision to make… just who has the credentials to replace Mane?