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The striker of the Senegal national team, Sadio Mané, became news this Tuesday after in the match against the Cape Verde team for the African Cup of Nations he scored a great goal after a strong clash with the rival goalkeeper.
The alarms went off after In the 56th minute of the match, a wild tackle by Vozinha, the Cape Verde goalkeeper, crashed into Mané in an attempt to avoid an action as the last man. The goalkeeper was sent off and the collision left the winger lying on the pitch for a few minutes.
But nevertheless, He knew how to recover from the blow in the best way: scoring a great goal. Seven minutes later in a corner for Senegal, the Liverpool player in England took the ball after a rebound and nailed the ball across the top corner of the goal.
The goal represented the opening of the scoreboard and apparently Mané just wanted to let his team win because after the goal he threw himself on the floor because of the pain from the previous crash and had to be replaced.
Although fortunately for the striker it did not end up being anything serious; Mané finished the day in the hospital for medical check-ups routine on your spine and head.
Curiously, The expelled goalkeeper went to the hospital center to check how the Senegalese player was doing and demonstrating their fair play.
At the end, Senegal ended up beating Cape Verde 2-0 and sealed their qualification to the quarterfinals of the tournament Made in Cameroon.
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