Senegal confirm Sadio Mane World Cup replacement

Senegal have confirmed Sadio Mane has been replaced by Anderlecht’s Moussa N’Diaye in their World Cup squad.

Mane was forced to withdraw from the tournament after suffering a leg injury in Bayern Munich’s final game before the World Cup break and has since undergone surgery to correct the issue.

The 30-year-old is undoubtedly the nation’s talisman and had been called up to Qatar despite doubts over his fitness as a result, but failed to recover in time to feature at the tournament.

Anderlecht confirmed in a statement posted to their website that 20-year-old N’Diaye had been called up to the…


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