Liverpool‘s star forward Sadio Mane has tested positive for coronavirus.
According to the football club’s announcement, he is self-isolating after testing positive for Covid-19 according to the necessary guidelines.
The club said the Senegalese star has displayed minor symptoms of the virus but “feels in good health overall.”
Sadio Mane has tested positive for COVID-19 and is currently self-isolating according to the necessary guidelines.— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 2, 2020
Mane in a social media post said that “I’ve been tested positive but I am feeling good and not showing heavy symptoms”.
“I will begin my quarantine and recovery process immediately. Make sure that you stay safe and follow all rules to protect yourself and your loved ones, to avoid a second wave of the Covid-19”, he further added.
He has scored 18 Premier League goals last season and was instrumental in helping the Reds win their first league title in 30 years.
The 28-year-old has been nominated for the Premier League’s September player of the month award having scored three goals in three Liverpool victories.