Sadio Mane's Football Carrer; His Club and International Winnings and Awards

April 3, 2018
First published on:April 3, 2018
by Jon Snow

Sadio Mane, the 25-year-old Senegalese professional footballer is currently playing for the Premier League club Liverpool since 2016. The winger, famed for his fast goal records and finishing, is reportedly enjoying the net worth of $15 million with his current annual salary of $6.56 million.

Along with his successful career journey, Mane has recorded over 103 club goals and 14 International career goals. Furthermore, the member of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier with the Senegal National Team, Sadio Mane has achieved notable honors too. Let's know about Sadio Mane's club career and International winnings along with his awards.

Club Career and Achievements of Sadio Mane

Sadio Mane made his career journey with his professional debut with French club Metz, on January 14,  2012, coming on as a substitute for Kévin Diaz. While playing for Metz, Mane made 19 appearances in Ligue 2, scoring his solitary goal in on May 4, 2012, in the 2–5 loss to Guingamp.

Then on August 31, 2012, Sadio made his move to Red Bull Salzburg, after Metz was relegated to the Championnat National. As per sources, the transfer fee of Sadio Mane was $4.93 million while his market value was $630,000. And soon on October 31, 2013, Mane made his first hat-trick against Grödig, with the Austrian Bundesliga club.

CAPTION: Sadio Mane playing for Red Bulls Salzburg SOURCE:

Well, Mane played for Salzburg until August 2014 after forced transfer as he didn't attend training, however, his second hat-trick with the team on May 7, 2014, can't be unnoticed which led the team to semi-finals of the Austrian Cup

Sadio Mane's Southampton Career

On September 1, 2014, Mane was transferred to Southampton, a Premier League club with a fee of $16.54 million and signed a 4-year contract, though the detail is undisclosed. Mane made his debut with Southampton on September 23, 2014, in their victorious 2-1 match against Arsenal with goals from Dusan Tadic and Nathaniel Clyne

CAPTION: Sadio Mane while playing for Southampton SOURCE: Daily Star

In the following December and January, he scored consecutively in 3 matches against Crystal Palace, Chelsea, and Arsenal. Later on May 16, 2015, Mane set a new Premier League record for the fastest hat-trick after scoring 3- times in 2 minutes 56 seconds in a 6–1 win over Aston Villa breaking the record of Robbie Fowler, who scored three against Arsenal in 4 minutes and 33 seconds in 1994.

Having the then record of 2 assists in the UEFA Europa League, Mane made his another hat-trick with the club on May 1, 2016,  against Manchester City finishing his last season(2016 season) with 15 goals. Sadio Mane's 2 seasons' goals with Southhampton was reported to be 21; 10 goals less than that with his former team Salzburg which was 31 goals.

Sadio Mane's Liverpool Career

On, June 28, 2016, Mane joined Liverpool aka The Reds and currently plays alongside the players like Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino, and James Milner on a 5-year contract with a recorded transfer fee of $47.65 million.

Talking about his contribution to the team, Sadio Mane made his impressive debut with the Liverpool scoring the 4th goal for the team in their victorious match against Arsenal on August 14, 2016. Philippe Coutinho scored the brace and Adam Lallana scored the other.

In Liverpool's 227th Merseyside derby against Everton at Goodison Park, Mane scored the only goal.

Mane's 2 goals within two minutes against Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield on February 11, 2017, led the team to win their first league game. After scoring 13 league goals in his first season with Liverpool, Mane was named to the 2016–17 PFA Team of the Year on April 20, 2017, which was followed by his Player of the Season award on May 9.

But soon after being honored as the Premier League Player of the Month in August 2017, Mane got his career 2nd red card for a high boot against goalkeeper Ederson Santana de Moraes on September 9, 2017. He got his first red card on March 12, 2016, for his collision into Erik Pieters.

As of 2018, Mane's remarkable achievement was his first hat-trick for Liverpool in a 5–0 away win against Porto in the round of 16 first leg of the 2017–18 UEFA Champions League, scored on February 14, 2018.

Let's see some of his best goals for Liverpool.

Currently, Sadio Mane, who is unmarried and single, is enjoying the weekly wage of $126,000 summing up the annual salary of $6.56 million.

Sadio Mane's International Career and Achievements

Mane, the Senegalese footballer has represented his homeland Senegal in the International events making his records 51 caps which includes 2012 Olympics, 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, 2014 FIFA World Cup and 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Mane made his International debut as the part of Senegal squad at the 2012 Olympics tournament where the team won again England before losing up to Mexico. Even though Sadio Mane was ruled out of the national team for 2015 Africa Cup of Nations due to injury, however, he joined up the squad and played the match against South Africa and Algeria.



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Sadio Mane also played in 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon and scored in the opening 2 games against Tunisia and Zimbabwe, before the team, was eliminated by Cameroon in the penalty shootout.

Furthermore, Mane has represented his country in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match leading the team's qualification to play the World Cup.

Let's wish him best for further till then.