Why Sadio Mané bought 300 Liverpool shirts for his village in Senegal

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The forward has bought 300 shirts for his native village of Bambali, where he watched the 2005 Champions League final. ‘Do not be 3-0 down’ is the instruction from home

Three hundred Liverpool shirts have been sent to the small Senegalese village of Bambali in the buildup to the Champions League final, donated by Sadio Mané, its most famous son. On Saturday he aims to deliver on a promise to spare his childhood friend the despair and disbelief that accompanied Liverpool’s triumph in Istanbul. The gift set will be complete when he brings a European Cup winner’s medal back home.

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Written by Andy Hunter
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/may/24/sadio-mane-senegal-liverpool-champions-league-final-300-shirts under the title “Why Sadio Mané bought 300 Liverpool shirts for his village in Senegal”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.