Liverpool forward Sadio Mane has spent more than £500,000 to aid in construction of a hospital in his Senegalese home town of Bambaly which will serve 34 villages in surrounding area providing medical care.
Sadio Mané celebrates a goal against Bournemouth. (Jan Kruger - Jan Kruger / Getty)
Apart from his undeniable soccer qualities, Sadio Mané is known worldwide for his enormous generosity . The Senegalese do not forget his humble origins and collaborate in numerous humanitarian actions. The last example, the construction of a hospital .
It was in his hometown, Bambaly , where he also built a secondary school for some time. The infrastructure has cost the player about 500,000 euros . Thanks to this donation, 34 villages in the outskirts of Bambaly will be able to access health care.
"This hospital is obtained thanks to you, and it is and is for you, the population of Sédhiou," commented Sadio who has taken advantage of his summer holidays to return to his country and inaugurate the hospital in person.
However, this will not be the last major donation from the Liverpool player . And it is that according to what has been learned, Mané and his partners are planning to build a post office and a gas station.