Liverpool were involved in a fiesty title battle until the final day of the league. However, Manchester City were just that much better and won the Premier League by a single point. Sadio Mane is ready to put the disappointment of not winning the league behind us.
The Senegal international is the joint golden boot winner in the league with 22 goals and will look to score in the Champions League final as well. Liverpool play Tottenham in the final to be played at Atletico Madrid’s Wanda Metropolitano.
Champions League final is the target now for Sadio Mane
Mane has been speaking to local media and has positive words for Manchester City after their league triump. He also reveals that the target for the season now is to win the final on June 1. Sadio Mane thinks the experience of last season is going to help Liverpool lift the big prize this season.
“It didn’t happen this time, but we have the experience (of a title race) and now we are in a final, which is another target that’s very important for us.”
-Sadio Mane via Liverpoolfc.com
Liverpool lost to Real Madrid in the final of Kiev last season. Salah was injured in an unexplainable manner by Sergio Ramos. Since then, Liverpool have fought away gargantum clubs like Liverpool to reach the final this season.
Liverpool finished the season on 97 points without becoming the Champions of England, maybe they will be Champions of Europe now. YNWA!