In a statement on their website, Liverpool said Mane had “displayed minor symptoms of the virus but feels in good health overall”.
“However, like with Thiago Alcantara, Liverpool Football Club are – and will continue to – follow all protocols relating to COVID-19 and Mane will self-isolate for the required period of time,” the club said.
Mane, who scored in Monday’s Premier League win over Arsenal, will therefore miss the weekend trip to Aston Villa.
Champions League football is special! This morning’s eight games delivered a wonderful smorgasbord of the beautiful game with some memorable achievements and performances. Records were broken and history was made as teams from Groups A, B, C and D went head to head in the opening round.
The best football clubs in Europe will battle it out over nine months in the UEFA Champions League, with all the action kicking off on Wednesday, September 15 (AEST). This is The Roar’s guide to live streaming the UEFA Champions League.
The international break is over and normal service can be resumed in the Premier League. This weekend saw some wonderful debuts, a number of records being set and a sad injury. Lots to talk about so let’s get stuck in…