Senegal are holding their breath. Kalidou Koulibaly is out with a strained biceps femoris in his left thigh after coming off injured against Sassuolo on Wednesday. The Napolitan defender is expected to be out for between four to five weeks, according to Sky Italia. After the injury to Krépin Diatta and the uncertainty surrounding Ismaïla Sarr, another Senegalese player is in a state of despair.
The Italian media also explains that Kalidou Koulibaly is expected to return to face Juve on 6 January. The AFCON starts on 9 January.