Watch Sadio Mane discuss his childhood idol & reveal all about his Liverpool team-mates

Sadio Mane stars in this entertaining video which showcases just why the forward is such a popular player.

Mane was speaking at a promotional event to Copa90, alongside New Balance, where he undertook a training drill before answering questions on camera.

Speaking on his hopes for the new season, Mane says he hopes the team can achieve “something special.”

He also admits his happiness at friend Naby Keita having joined the club—but alludes to being tired already of translating for him!

LONDON, ENGLAND - Monday, August 20, 2018: Liverpool's Sadio Mane on his way to scoring the second goal during the FA Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool FC at Selhurst Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Mane is asked how it is to play alongside Mo Salah and Roberto Firmino and clearly holds the duo in high esteem. “They are great players They make everything easier for me. I only enjoy it!”

Elsewhere, the No. 10 talks on his idol as a youngster, why he chose the new number this season…and gives the all-important answer to who is quicker, himself or Salah!

Want to know the funniest player in the squad? Who is the quiet team member, or the one who sends the funny videos in the group chat? Watch on!