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​Liverpool striker Mane happy with Messi praise

Sadio Mane is happy to receive praise from Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi.

Messi voted for Mane in the FIFA Men's Best Player of the Year award.

Mane told reporters: "It's a great compliment when Messi votes for you. If you look at where I've come from, it shows I've come quite far.

"All I can say [to kids] is to keep working hard and go for your dream."

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