As a devout Muslim, the attacker is prohibited from drinking alcohol. Did the squad dislike you?
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An image that went around the world in a matter of moments. Sadio Mané was the center of attention after the traditional Bayern Munich photo session for Oktoberfest. The Senegalese, a faithful Muslim devout, decided not to pose next to a glass of beer because his religion does not allow it. The striker also did not drink with the squad, being consistent with his principles.
However, Sadio Mané was not the only one who did not pose next to a glass of beer in the traditional photo. Noussair Mazraoui, newly hired by Bayern Munich, also followed in the footsteps of the Senegalese as a faithful devotee of the Muslim religion.
This act by both players, instead of upsetting the squad, was well received by the rest of their teammates. Respecting the customs and beliefs of both Muslim athletes.
Noussair Mazraoui arrived at the Bayern Munich from Ajax in exchange for 20 million euros.
“I feel like I've been here for a long time. Although changing clubs is not always easy, I am very lucky to be here. I am very happy and proud to be part of this institution”, Sadio Mané declared to Sport1.
This act by Mané and Mazraoui was welcomed by the Bayern Munich fans. . “Very inspiring. Always stay true to your beliefs”, wrote many fans on Twitter about the gesture by both athletes.