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    Senegal: U-17 sensation Diouf snubs Mane in favour of emulating Osimhen’s success

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    The African Boulevard Africain Editorial Team brings you Senegal news and breaking news headlines in Politics, Economy, Business, Investment and Entertainment. We are unbiased, moved only by the quest for truth.
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    Dakar, Senegal – (African Boulevard News) – Senegal has always been a breeding ground for top-class football talents, and the latest emerging star is Amara Diouf. The 17-year-old is currently the top scorer at the Under-17 Africa Cup of Nations, and aspires to emulate the success of Napoli striker Victor Osimhen, choosing to snub Liverpool hero Sadio Mane.

    In a recent interview, Diouf expressed his admiration for the Nigerian international, stating that he would love to follow in his footsteps. “I have always been a big fan of Osimhen. His speed, technique and finishing ability are incredible. I watch his game closely and try to learn from him,” he said.

    The young forward has already grabbed the attention of scouts from Europe’s top clubs, but he is not letting the hype affect his game. “I am just focused on scoring goals for my team and helping us win the tournament. That’s my priority,” he added.

    Despite being a fan of Mane, Diouf revealed that he would not follow in his compatriot’s footsteps, as he believes he has a different style of play. “Mane is a great player, and I respect him a lot, but I want to develop my own style of play and be known for it,” he stated.

    Experts believe that Diouf has the potential to become one of the best strikers in Africa, and his performances in the ongoing tournament have only reinforced that belief. His ability to find the back of the net with ease and create opportunities for his teammates has made him a standout player so far.

    Senegal’s U-17 team is one of the favorites to lift the trophy, and if they do, Diouf is likely to be the key to their success. His pace, trickery, and finishing skills have already earned him a reputation as one of the most exciting young players in Africa.

    With Europe’s top clubs keeping an eye on him, Diouf’s future in the game looks bright. However, he is keen to focus on the present and help his team achieve their goals. “I’m here to win the tournament and make my country proud. That’s all that matters to me right now,” he concluded.

    In conclusion, Amara Diouf’s rise to stardom is a testament to Senegal’s footballing pedigree. His desire to emulate the success of Victor Osimhen while creating his own unique style of play is commendable. Fans of African football will be keeping a close eye on his progress in the years to come.

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