Salif Sane


Salif Sané: I miss being out on the pitch

The Royal Blues paid a heavy price for their 3-2 away win against FC Augsburg on Matchday 10. They won the game, but in Salif Sané, they lost a key player to injury. The Senegalese international unfortunately suffered a torn meniscus in his left knee during the opening stages of the game.


Salif Sané undergoes successful operation

Despite avoiding serious ligament damage in his left knee, Salif Sané will be out for some time. The defender was operated on in the Hessingpark clinic on Monday evening, after suffering the injury in Schalke’s 3-2 away win at FC Augsburg.


Salif Sané draws 1-1 with Brazil – no winner between Schubert and Miranda

Three S04 players were in international action on Thursday evening (10/10), while Rabbi Matondo and Levent Mercan remained on the bench for their respective sides.

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Africa Cup of Nations finalist Salif Sané returns to training

The final Royal Blue has returned to pre-season just days before the season opener in the first round of the DFB-Pokal on Saturday away against SV Drochtersen/Assel (10/8, 15:30 CEST). Salif Sané, who reached the final of the Africa Cup of Nations with Senegal, finally rejoined the squad on Tuesday (6/8) – partly training with the team and partly on his own.

Algeria v Senegal –  Final of 2019 African Cup of Nations

Salif Sané loses the Africa Cup of Nations final with Senegal

Salif Sané and Senegal slipped to a 1-0 defeat in the final of the Africa Cup of Nations last night against Algeria, meaning their wait for a first African title goes on.


Salif Sané in Africa Cup final with Senegal

Salif Sané and Senegal have reached the final of the Africa Cup 2019 after a 1-0 win over Tunisia in Cairo on Sunday (14/07).


Salif Sané celebrates comeback with quarter-final win

Salif Sané has two reasons to celebrate on Wednesday (10/07), as the centre-back reached the semi-final of the Africa Cup of Nations with Senegal thanks to a 1-0 victory over Benin, keeping the dream of lifting the trophy alive. The 28 year old also made his return from injury.


Salif Sané and Senegal reach the quarterfinals

Dreams of AFCON glory live on for Salif Sané, whose Senegal side booked their place in the quarterfinals with a 1-0 victory over underdogs Uganda on Friday night.


Salif Sané: I should bring a medal back with me to training

While the majority of Royal Blues are on their holidays, Salif Sané is taking part in the Africa Cup of Nations this summer. In an interview with, the centre-back talks about his team’s chances ahead of the start of the tournament, experiences from the 2018 World Cup and messages from his Schalke teammates.


Successful friendly for Salif Sané

Senegal are ready and prepared for the Africa Cup. Salif Sané and his teammates celebrated a 1-0 victory against Nigeria in their final test ahead of the tournament on Sunday (16/6) in a game held behind closed doors. Idrissa Gueye scored the only goal of the game in the 20th minute.


Salif Sané to play in the Africa Cup of Nations

The Africa Cup will take place in the summer for the first time this year. The tournament held in Egypt between June 21 and July 19 will see one Royal Blue take part: Salif Sané.


Salif Sané: Get ourselves out of this situation together

Salif Sané will return to Hannover 96 for the first time since signing for the Royal Blues on Sunday (31/3). In an interview with, the defender discussed facing his former employers, winning two games in a row with Senegal and good conversations with Huub Stevens.