FORMER Liverpool star Sadio Mané has married his 18 year-old ”long-term” partner Aisha Tamba.
The pair married in January 2024, with the private wedding taking place in the footballer’s native country of Senegal. From the couple’s nuptials to Mané’s sporting career – here’s everything you need to know.
Who is Sadio Mané’s wife Aisha Tamba?
Professional footballer Sadio Mané, 31, has married his girlfriend, Aisha Tamba, 18.
Therefore, not much information has been publicly disclosed regarding Mané’s new wife.
When did Sadio Mané and Aisha Tamba get married?
Sadio Mané and Aisha Tamba wed on January 7, in Dakar ,Senegal.
According to Business Day, the couple married in a mosque in Keur Massar in January – an area in Dakar, Senegal’s capital.
The pair hail from the same area of Senegal.
In the photographs, Mané and his wife can be seen holding hands and posing for photographs following the wedding ceremony.
In one snap, the pair can be seen photographed in front of a decorative sign that reads ”Mrs Mané”.
A video was also shared of the pair sat together as they posed for photos.
Photos of the wedding shared on social media received more than 85,000 likes in less than 24 hours.
Prior to their nuptials, the footballer had kept the details of his relationship private.
However, back in 2022, Mané did discuss the kind of person he was looking for as a partner.
In an Interview with Tribune, the former Liverpool forward said: “I’ve seen a lot of girls asking me why I am not married, but sorry you might be wasting your time. The woman I marry will not be on social networks.
“I want to marry a woman who respects God and prays well. Everyone has their own way of making their choice of love.”
What team does Sadio Mané play for?
However, his most prolific sporting stint came at Liverpool – where he scored 120 goals and provided 48 assists in 269 games.
The footballer is now preparing to captain Senegal at the Africa Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast later in January 2024.