Bayern Munich manager Thomas Tuchel has referred to Sadio Mane’s alleged punch on Leroy Sane as a “heavy incident” and stated that the club will not tolerate such behavior. Tuchel said the situation had been “cleared” and that Mane had apologized, but he will still be suspended from the squad for the upcoming match and fined. Tuchel added that he believes Mane is a top professional who made a mistake and that such incidents should stay within the locker room. Neither Mane nor Sane has commented on the altercation. Bayern faces Manchester City in the second leg of the Champions League quarter-final next Wednesday.
Manager Thomas Tuchel has stated that Bayern Munich will not tolerate the alleged incident where Sadio Mane punched his teammate Leroy Sane. Reports claimed that Mane hit Sane in the face after the Champions League defeat against Manchester City on Tuesday. The Senegalese forward has been suspended from the squad for the upcoming Bundesliga match against Hoffenheim. Tuchel has cleared the situation and stated that Mane has apologized, and the club will fine him. He believes that Mane is a top professional and focused on football. The incident was too much, and the club does not tolerate such situations. Bayern Munich will face Manchester City in the quarter-final second leg next Wednesday. Neither player has commented on the incident.