Liverpool’s Mane named African Footballer of the Year

Soccer Football - African Footballer of Year Awards - Albatros Citadel Sahl Hasheesh, Hurghada, Egypt - January 7, 2020 Senegal's Sadio Mane receives the men's player of the year award REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

(Reuters) – Sadio Mane was named African Footballer of the Year for 2019 on Tuesday after winning the Champions League with Liverpool and leading Senegal to the Africa Cup of Nations final. Mane, 27, wins the award for the first time after finishing runner-up to his Liverpool team mate Mohamed Salah of Egypt in 2017 […]

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