Senegal and Southampton at odds over Sadio Mané’s Cup of Nations availability

• Senegal coach names Mané in squad and says doctors will examine him
• ‘He will not play in the African Cup of Nations,’ says Ronald Koeman
Mane scored and was then injured in Southampton’s win over Arsenal

Senegal will include Sadio Mané in their final 23-man squad for the Africa Cup of Nations despite his club Southampton saying the injured midfielder will be out for several weeks, their coach Alain Giresse said on Monday.

“Mané is in the list of 23 players, he has a muscle problem at the moment,” Giresse told a news conference at which he was supposed to announce his final squad for the tournament in Equatorial Guinea but deferred naming a definitive list.

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