Liverpool’s injury crisis has suffered a further setback as highly rated winger Sadio Mane could be on the sidelines for weeks after the Senegalese footballer broke his finger during international duty Also Read - Jurgen Klopp Likes Lionel Messi a Little More Than 'Perfect Player' Cristiano Ronaldo

Mane underwent a surgery after returning to Anfield from the international duty, after the hammering of Sudan 3-0 on Saturday. Also Read - Liverpool Manager Jurgen Klopp Contacts Kylian Mbappe's Father to Discuss Potential Deal: Report

“The surgery, conducted at a north-west hospital and supervised by club medics, was successful,” Liverpool said in a statement on their official website.

“Mane’s recovery will be monitored over the next couple of days ahead of the Reds’ return to action at Huddersfield Town on Saturday.”

Apart from Sadio Mane, the Kop’s are also unlikely to have the previous campaign’s player of the season, Mo Salah (groin), Virgil van Dijk (ribs) and Naby Keita, from their squads, who are all sidelined with injuries.