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Liverpool reach agreement with Bavarian over Manet

London — Sadio Mané seems to be heading to Bayern Munich, ending a six-year trophy-filled match in Liverpool.

A person familiar with the situation said Friday that Liverpool had reached an agreement with the German champion to transfer the Senegalese forward in a package worth € 41 million ($ 42.9 million), according to the Associated Press.

The person did not have the authority to discuss details of transactions that had not yet been completed, so he spoke to the Associated Press on condition of anonymity.

Liverpool prepaid € 32 million ($ 33.5 million) for Manet, received an additional € 6 million ($ 6.3 million) when the specified appearance clause was met, and an additional 300 based on individual and team performance. You will receive 10,000 euros ($ 3.15 million).

Manet definitely finished the best season of his career, converting the clinch penalty on shootouts to win the Africa Cup of Nations in Senegal, helping his country qualify for the World Cup and the club almost Became a Liverpool star in the campaign achieved Unprecedented four times the major trophies.

His last match in Liverpool lost to Real Madrid 1-0 in the Champions League final last month.

He has won all major honors in Liverpool — the 2019 Champions League and World Club Cup, the 2020 Premier League, and both the 2022 FA Cup and League Cup — and a new challenge at the age of 30. Seems to be looking for it.

Manet played primarily as Liverpool’s left, but turned to a central striker later in the season after signing with Luis Diaz. Impressed by his new role, he has scored nine goals in the last 14 games in all tournaments.

Manet’s arrival in Bavarian will come in the uncertainty about the future of striker Robert Lewandowski, who he said he wanted to leave last month. Liverpool have already signed the replacement of Darwin Núñez Manet. -agency

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