Liverpool onward Sadio Mane is self-isolating after evaluating positive for Covid-19, the club announced Friday.
Mane is the 2nd Liverpool player this week to return a positive examination after new signing Thiago Alcantara.
He scored in his side’s 3-1 victory over Arsenal on Monday but did not feature in the League Cup loss by the Gunners 3 days later on.
The club claimed the Senegalese star has shown small symptoms of the infection but “really feels healthy overall.”
” I have actually been evaluated positive but I am feeling good and also disappointing heavy symptoms,” Mane said on social media sites.
” I will begin my quarantine and also recuperation procedure instantly. Make certain that you remain secure as well as comply with all guidelines to shield yourself and also your loved ones, to avoid a 2nd wave of the Covid-19.”
The 28-year-old racked up 18 Premier League goals last season and was crucial in assisting the Reds win their initial league title in three decades.
He has actually been nominated for the Premier League’s September player of the month award having actually scored three goals in 3 Liverpool triumphes.
Jurgen Klopp’s side next faces Aston Villa on Sunday.