Sadio Mane reveals why he ignored Manchester United interest as he insists Liverpool will win Monday night clash at Anfield
Sadio Mane insists it was his decision to stay at Southampton when Manchester United bid £25million for him in the summer of 2015.
He was a prime target for then-Red Devils manager Louis van Gaal and it was presumed to be the Saints' unwillingness to negotiate that prevented the deal, yet ahead of his first Liverpool-United derby, the Senegal international has denied that notion.
The 24-year-old has been in scintillating form for Jurgen Klopp's Reds since joining for £30m this summer, with three goals in six Premier League games.
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