Liverpool ahead, Sadio Mane, has slammed Ballon d’Or organizers for not together with his compatriot, Chelsea’s Edouard Mendy, of their 30-man shortlist launched final week.
Recall that the 30-man shortlist for this 12 months’s Ballon d’Or was introduced final Friday, with 5 Chelsea gamers included.
N’Golo Kante, Cesar Azpilicueta, Mason Mount, Jorginho and Romelu Lukaku all made the lower.
Mendy loved a surprising debut season within the Premier League and capped it off by successful the Champions League, because the Blues defeated Manchester Metropolis 1-0 within the closing.
The goalkeeper additionally received the UEFA Tremendous Cup with Thomas Tuchel’s facet.
Nevertheless, Mane believes his Mendy deserved to be acknowledged for his spectacular shows for Chelsea, including that it was unacceptable.
Requested about Mendy’s omission from the 30-man Ballon d’Or shortlist, Mane instructed reporters after Senegal’s World Cup qualifier 4-1 win over Namibia: “It’s unacceptable.
“I don’t perceive, these are issues to deplore.”