First Thiago Alcantara, and now Sadio Mane has been dominated out of Liverpool’s conflict in opposition to Aston Villa after testing constructive for coronavirus.
The ahead, 28, is now self-isolating with what Liverpool have described as ‘minor signs’.
A membership assertion learn: “Sadio Mane has examined constructive for Covid-19 and is presently self-isolating in accordance with the required pointers.
“The ahead, who began and scored in Monday’s 3-1 victory over Arsenal, has displayed minor signs of the virus however feels in good well being total.
“Nonetheless, like with Thiago Alcantara, Liverpool Soccer Membership are – and can proceed to – comply with all protocols referring to Covid-19 and Mane will self-isolate for the required time frame.”
Thiago missed the Arsenal sport after his personal constructive take a look at and he and Mane will each be absent for Sunday’s Premier League journey to Aston Villa.
Supervisor Jurgen Klopp will hope to have each gamers obtainable when the Reds return to motion after the worldwide break in October 17’s Merseyside derby at Everton.
Mane has been in wonderful kind this season, scoring each targets in Liverpool’s win over Chelsea earlier than additionally netting in opposition to the Gunners.
His enforced isolation can even have an effect on his worldwide commitments after Mane was named in Senegal’s squad for his or her upcoming friendlies in opposition to Morocco and Mauritania.
He’s made a constructive begin to the season with Liverpool, scoring three Premier League targets in as many video games this season.