The professional Senegalese footballer Sadio Mane is one of the generational talents, who plays as a forward for Premier League club Liverpool and the Senegal national team. He is considered to be one of the best players in the world and amongst the greatest African players of all time.
Mane’s Club Career
The Senegal born began his professional career with Ligue 2 club Metz at the age of 19, but he departed after a solitary season to join Austrian club Red Bull Salzburg in 2012 for a fee of €4 million, winning a league and cup domestic double in the 2013–14 season. However, Mane later transferred to English club Southampton for a club record fee of £11.8 million later that summer. There in Southampton, he set a new Premier League record for the fastest hat-trick, scored in 176 seconds in a 6–1 win over Aston Villa in 2015.
The Liverpool playmaker signed for fellow English Premier League side Liverpool in 2016, for a reported fee of £34 million. Unarguably, Mane helped the side reach back-to-back UEFA Champions League Finals in 2018 and 2019, winning the latter. Again, he also finished as the league’s joint-top goalscorer in the 2018–19 season, winning the Premier League Golden Boot. Mane then helped end Liverpool’s 30-year league title drought by winning the 2019–20 Premier League. Sadio Mane also scored his 100th Premier League goal in the month of October 2021, which saw him becoming the third African to reach the landmark. The most tremendous part of his career was when he finished fourth for the 2019 Ballon d’Or, and in the Best FIFA Men’s Player, he ranked fifth in 2019 and fourth in 2020.
Mane’s international Career
According to the current statistics, Sadio Mane has registered 33 goals in 91 appearances for Senegal since his debut in 2012, and currently ranks as his nation’s all-time top goalscorer, and third in all-time appearances.
It will be good to point out that Sadio Mane represented Senegal at the 2012 Olympics, as well as the 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2021 editions of the Africa Cup of Nations. In the 2019 tournament, Mané helped Senegal to a runners-up finish, and a year later, was named African Footballer of the Year. This is to say that Sadio Mane was part of the Senegal team at the 2012 Olympic tournament, and started every match as they advanced through Group A as runners-up to Great Britain before losing 4–2 after extra time in the quarter-finals to eventual champions Mexico.
The Liverpool sensational winger, scored the winning kick in the penalty shoot-out to give Senegal their first Africa Cup of Nations title and he was also named the Player of the tournament in the 2021 final. Again, Sadio Mane also represented his nation at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, in their second ever appearance in the competition. Mané was cited as one of the top 100 most influential Africans by New African magazine in 2020.
Community and philanthropy
Sadio Mane in 2019, made a donation of £250,000 ($319,103, €284,813) to build a school in his home town of Bambali, Senegal. Again, he still donated £500,000 ($638,207, €561,987) towards the construction of a hospital in Bambali in 2021.
The Senegalese international currently resides in Allerton, Liverpool and has been burgled twice, once in November 2017 and again in February 2019. However, he is a practising Muslim and occasionally is seen making du’a before the start of each match.
At the moment, in addition to Sadio Mane’s gaining global acclaim for his skill in the field, he has acquired a substantial amount of wealth. A million thanks to Sadio Manés net worth, thousands of Senegalese families receive food, clothing, medical care and economic assistance.
Sadio Mane’s Net Worth and Salary
The Senegalese international extended his contract until 2023 in 2018 and earns a whooping £150,000 per week to diminish interest from other clubs.
And according to the Forbes list, Sadio Mane has a net worth of approximately $30 million.
Sadio Mane currently earns 100.000,00 pounds per week.
This means he earns
428,500.00 pounds per month!
100,000.00 pounds per week!
14,285.71 pounds per day!
595.24 pounds per hour!
9.92 pounds per minute!
0.17 pounds per second!
Sadio Mane’s Sponsorship deals
Mane endorses a number of brands including New Balance, Western Union and Indonesia Tourism.
Full name: Sadio Mané
Nickname: Ronaldinho, Firmino
Date of birth: 10 April 1992
Age: 30 years old (as of April 2022)
Zodiac sign: Aries
Place of birth: Sedhiou, Senegal
Height in feet: 5’7″
Height in centimetres: 174
Weight in pounds: 152.1
Weight in kilograms: 69
Hair colour: Black
Eye colour: Brown
Mother: Sato Toure
Relationship status: Single
Profession: Professional football player
Position(s) and number: Left Winger, Right Winger, Striker
Team(s): Liverpool FC, Southampton FC, Red Bull Salzburg, FC Metz, Génération Foot and the Senegalese national football team.
Net worth: $25 million
Current market value: $86.4 million
Highest market value: $162 million
Facebook: Sadio Mané
Sadio Mane’s awards and achievement
Let us look at some of the trophies and titles of Sadio Mane, one of the most successful footballers in Africa.
English League Cup Winner – 2022
Africa Cup Winner – 2022
AFCON Man of the Tournament – 2021
English Champion – 2020
UEFA Supercup Winner – 2019/20
African Footballer of the Year – 2019
EPL Player of the Month – 2017, 2019(2)
Golden Boot – 2018/19
Champions League Winner 2018/19
Premier League Top Scorer – 2018/19
FIFA Club World Cup Winner – 2019
Austrian Champion – 2014/15, 2013/14