Oshoala, Mane, full list of winners from #CAFAwards2022

July 22, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Asisat Oshoala and Sadio Mane both won the biggest awards at the 2022 edition of the annual Confederation of African Football awards held in Rabat, Morocco on Thursday night. Below are the big winners from the continental football award. Sadio Mane: Senegalese player and new Bayern signee won the African Player of the Year (Men) award for the second consecutive Read More

From Liverpool, Sadio Mane seals Bayern deal

June 18, 2022 Blueprint 0

Sadio Mane has completed his £35million move from Liverpool to Bayern Munich after reaching a ‘total agreement’ with the club, reports in Germany claim. Bayern had seen two bids rejected for the Senegal international, having initially started their offer at £25million and then increased it to £30million. But according to Sky Germany, Mane’s switch to Munich is now a ‘done Read More

Mane set for Burnley battle, days after winning AFCON

February 11, 2022 Blueprint 0

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane is in line to feature to against Burnley in the Premier League on Sunday following Senegal’s title win at the Africa Cup of Nations, with captain Jordan Henderson also available, manager Juergen Klopp said on Friday. Mane, who scored the winning penalty as Senegal beat Egypt in the final, last played for Liverpool over a month Read More

First ever AFCON triumph: Senegal declares public holiday

February 7, 2022 BBC 0

Senegal’s President Macky Sall has declared Monday a public holiday to celebrate the national football team’s win at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon). The president, who was outside the country, cancelled the last leg of his trip to welcome back the football stars to Senegal on Monday. President Sall will award the team on Tuesday at the presidential palace, Read More

Uncertainty as AFCON final pitches Mane against Salah as Senegal face Egypt

February 6, 2022 BBC 0

Senegal and Egypt meet in the Africa Cup of Nations final on Sunday, pitting two Liverpool stars up against one another. Mohamed Salah is looking to lead the North Africans to a record-extending eighth continental triumph, while Reds team-mate Sadio Mane hopes to play a part in Senegal’s first ever Nations Cup victory. The Teranga Lions have lost both finals Read More

Mane shines as Senegal subdue Burkina Faso, hit AFCON 2021 final

February 3, 2022 Blueprint 0

Senegal are through to their third Africa Cup of Nations final with Sadio Mane on target to help them overcome Burkino Faso. In an eventful game, VAR chalked off two Senegal penalties, with Burkina Faso goalkeeper Herve Koffi injured during the events of the first. Abdou Diallo and Idrissa Gueye put Senegal in charge before Blati Toure narrowed the deficit Read More