Liverpool fans here in the Football Transfer Tavern have spent the few days since their opening day Victory against Arsenal gloating about how good their team is going to be this season; but it looks like their confidence might be coming back to bite them!
The opening weekend was no doubt something Sadio Mane dreamt of; a winning start capped off with a stunning goal for his new side.
Now, in a cruel turn of events, Mane now finds himself a massive injury doubt for next weekends fixtures after reportedly picking up an injury in training.
According to the Daily Mail, Mane had a scan today at a nearby Liverpool hospital after succumbing to a shoulder injury during first team training.
The article suggests that Liverpool bosses fear that the injury may be a dislocated shoulder, which may mean up to three months on the sidelines for Mane.
It will come as a shocking blow to both Mane and the Liverpool faithful here in the Tavern, with the talented forward looking set for an explosive start to his Liverpool career.
The Liverpool fans in the Tavern will no doubt have their fingers crossed today as they await the results of the scan..
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