Liverpool forward Sadio Mane
Mane is now self-isolating with what the club described as ‘minor symptoms’. He has become the second member of Jurgen Klopp’s team to contract Covid-19. Thiago and Mane will both miss Sunday’s Premier League trip to Aston Villa Liverpool forward Sadio Mane has tested positive for coronavirus, the club have announced.
‘The forward, 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.
‘However, like with Thiago Alcantara, Liverpool Football Club are – and will continue to – follow all protocols relating to COVID-19 and Mane will self-isolate for the required period of time.’
Thiago missed the Arsenal game after his own positive test and he and Mane will both be absent for Sunday’s Premier League trip to Aston Villa.