Liverpool attaker, Sadio Mane who is currently representing his home country, Senegal in the ongoing African Cup of Nations qualifiers for 2023 was spotted playing football with locals and other stars in his village, Bambali in Senegal on Tuesday.
The match was said to be organised by Sadio Mane which he also involved both former and current Senegal national team players.
Despite having featured and scored in some of the best stadium across Europe, the Senegalese attacker, Sadio Mane did not have any problem playing on the muddy pitch in his hometown, Bambali.
Match de Gala Organisé par Sadio Mané à Bambaly avec El-Hadj Diouf, Papiss Cissé, Mbaye Diagne… pic.twitter.com/vJchYitBVJ
— 13football_com (@13footballC) June 14, 2022
Mane is known for maintaining strong links with Bambali and has donated significant sums of money to help improve the village for its residents.
He reportedly spent more than £450,000 to help fund the building of a hospital, having previously donated money for a new school to be constructed.
Sadio Mane returned to the pitch where it all began for him in his village Bambaly in Senegal to play a local match yesterday. 👌🏾🙌🏾
With him is his idol El Hadji Diouf, Papiss Demba Cisse, Mbaye Diagne and Désiré Segbe of Benin. pic.twitter.com/f6jjjrnU3B
— Usher Komugisha (@UsherKomugisha) June 16, 2022
According to a tweet from Fabrizio Romano, the Liverpool attacker is edging closer to joining Bundesliga champions, Bayern Munich from Liverpool having reached full verbal agreement with the Bundesliga Giants on personal terms.
No doubt, the Senegalese international has been one of the most important members of the Liverpool squad under the management of Jurgen Klopp.