Bayern Munich has left Sadio Mane out of their squad for their upcoming game against Hoffenheim, following reports of an altercation with team-mate Leroy Sane. It has been alleged that Mane punched Sane in the face following Bayern’s 3-0 defeat by Manchester City on Tuesday. Bayern confirmed that Mane has been dropped from the squad due to “misconduct” and will also receive a fine. Reports suggest that Mane was unhappy with the way Sane spoke to him after the defeat. The incident is said to have resulted in the pair being separated by team-mates. Both Mane and Sane returned to training together on Thursday morning, and neither player has yet commented on the alleged altercation.
Bayern Munich has suspended Sadio Mane after allegations emerged that the forward punched his teammate, Leroy Sane. The incident reportedly occurred following Bayern’s 3-0 defeat by Manchester City in the Champions League on Tuesday, with Mane and Sane having to be separated by other team members. The club stated that Mane has been excluded from the squad for the weekend’s match against Hoffenheim due to “misconduct” and will also face a fine. The Senegalese forward has not yet commented on the incident, and both he and Sane returned to training together on Thursday morning.