Champions League: Sadio Mane shortlisted by UEFA for player of the week [See full list]


UEFA have shortlisted Liverpool winger, Sadio Mane, for player of the week in the Champions League after his hat-trick against Porto on Wednesday night.

The Senegalese international netted the first, third and fifth goals on the night as the Reds ran riot in Portugal, taking a first-leg 5-0 victory back to Anfield.

Mane ended up with the match ball and the man of the match award.

Other four candidates nominated by UEFA on Thursday for the player of the week include: Manchester City‘s Ilkay Gundogan, Tottenham‘s Christian Eriksen and Real Madrid’s Marcelo.

Liverpool fans can choose their preferred winner in the online poll by voting.


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