The Senegal international has started the 2019/20 season in flying form with four goals and an assist in five Premier League games.
The 27-year-old’s earnings would increase to €13 million per year according to Schira, working out at around £220,000 per week.
Mane signed a new extension at Anfield as recently as November 2018 but his stock has risen further since then after he finished last season as the joint-winner of the Golden Boot.
He scored 22 league goals for the Reds, the same as team-mate Mohamed Salah and Arsenal’s (opens in new tab) Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, as they finished one point behind champions Manchester City. (opens in new tab)
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Alasdair Mackenzie is a freelance journalist based in Rome, and a FourFourTwo contributor since 2015. When not pulling on the FFT shirt, he can be found at Reuters, The Times and the i. An Italophile since growing up on a diet of Football Italia on Channel 4, he now counts himself among thousands of fans sharing a passion for Ross County and Lazio.
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