Senegal confirmed that Sadio Mane will not participate in the 2022 World Cup due to his injury.
The Bayern Munich striker was initially expected to miss the tournament anyway, but he was included in Senegal’s final World Cup squad, Although recognized by the African nation They will probably be without Mane for the first few matches.
However, Senegal has now conceded defeat in their attempts to regain his fitness and has officially ruled him out of the tournament.
“Unfortunately, today’s MRI scan shows us that the progression of the injury is not as positive as we had hoped, and we unfortunately have to announce Sadio’s withdrawal from the World Cup,” said team doctor Manuel Afonso.
Senegal had previously admitted that it was ready to do everything in its power to return Mane to the right time, and even senior officials admitted that they planned to use a witch doctor to help the Bayern striker recover, but their efforts were in vain.
Manny has been diagnosed with MA Bayern It was described as a right fibula head injury after his side’s 6-1 win over Werder Bremen on November 8, but the German side were initially confident Mane’s problem was nothing more than a blow.
However, reports soon emerged revealing the extent of Mane’s injury and the timing of the problem ultimately costing Mane his chance to appear in his second World Cup.
Bayern later confirmed that Mane had undergone successful surgery over the issue, which could force him to stay on the sidelines for a long time.