On Sunday, Bayern Munich officially unveiled the number that Senegalese newcomer Sadio Mane will wear on his back from next season.
And on the official page of the Bavarian giant, it was announced that Manet will wear the number 17 shirt.
A few days ago, Bayern Munich officially signed the Senegalese star from Liverpool for the next 3 years, as he will be linked with the Allianz Arena until 30 June 2025.
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Mane wore the number 10 shirt for six years at Liverpool and it was reported that he would play under the same number with Bayern Munich, although it belonged to German international Leroy Sane.
Regarding the choice of the number 17 shirt at Bayern Munich, Sadio Mane said: “I have chosen the number 17 available at Bayern and I want to celebrate great success with my team while wearing this number.”
“Now I’m really looking forward to starting the preseason with my new teammates soon,” added Mane.
It is noteworthy that Mane won the Liverpool shirt, winning 6 titles: English Premier League, European Champions League, European Super Cup, Club World Cup, English League Cup, FA Cup.