Livepool confirm Sadio Mane tests positive for coronavirus. The Senegal star will miss Liverpool’s trip to Aston Villa.
Liverpool’s Sadio Mane has tested positive for coronavirus and is currently self-isolating. Mane, who started and scored in Monday’s 3-1 victory over Arsenal, has displayed minor symptoms of the virus but feels in good health overall, according to Liverpool.
Liverpool team-mate Thiago Alcantara tested positive for coronavirus earlier this week.
Thiago missed the Arsenal game after his own positive test and he and Mane will be absent for Sunday’s Premier League trip to Aston Villa
Manager Jurgen Klopp will hope to have both players available when the Reds return to action after the international break in October 17’s Merseyside derby at Everton.
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