Liverpool might be worried about Sadio Mane’s fitness after the forward broke his left thumb on Monday.
Sadio Mane was taken to the hospital this afternoon due to a minor injury in his hand ahead of Senegal's game against Sudan. pic.twitter.com/xOIoZmWMKK— Mootaz Chehade (@MHChehade) October 15, 2018
Mane played a crucial part in the Teranga Lions’ 3-0 defeat of Sudan on Saturday but he is expected to miss Tuesday’s return leg in Khartoum as a precautionary step.
Sadio Mane has broken this left thumb in training with Senegal national team, his injury could get worse if he played. He's expected to miss the game vs. Sudan and Liverpool's clash against Huddersfield in the Premier League. pic.twitter.com/U8weZuucy7— Mootaz Chehade (@MHChehade) October 15, 2018
So far, the 26-year-old has been a key part of the Reds' season with four goals in 11 appearances this season.