Senegal president congratulates Sadio Mane on Ballon d'Or 4th place
- The winger has been ranked as the fourth-best player in the world behind Messi, van Dijk and Ronaldo.
- Macky Sall has congratulated the attacker on behalf of Senegal.
- The-57-year-old is confident Sadio will win it one day.
Senegal president Macky Sall has congratulated Sadio Mane on finishing fourth at the 2019 Ballon d'Or.
"My dear Sadio. By my voice, Senegal expresses its encouragement and congratulations for this place in the top four for the Ballon d'Or 2019," Sall tweeted in French.
"The example of self-sacrifice and of perseverance that was your creed will allow you, we're sure, to conquer this trophy. Bravo!"