Jamie Carragher reacts on Twitter to Sadio Mane speculation

Southampton's Sadio Mane in action with Crystal Palace's Mile Jedinak and Joel Ward

Southampton winger Sadio Mane has been linked with a move to Liverpool in the summer transfer window.

Sadio Mane scores the third goal for Southampton

Jamie Carragher has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to speculation that Sadio Mane is set to leave Southampton for Liverpool in the summer transfer window.

According to Sky Sports, Mane is undergoing a medical at Liverpool after the Reds agreed to pay Premier League rivals Southampton a transfer fee of £34 million, rising to £36m.

BBC Sport has also reported about the Senegal international winger undergoing a medical with the Merseyside outfit. According to the report, the transfer fee is £34m and could rise to £36m.

Jamie Carragher during the press conference

Liverpool legend Carragher has claimed on Twitter that Mane’s price-tag, which he believes is £30m, is too much.

However, the former England international defender has stated that he likes the 24-year-old as a player.

Jamie Carragher during the press conference

Mane scored 11 goals and created 41 chances in 37 Premier League matches for Southampton during the 2015-16 season.

The former Red Bull Salzburg winger had a pass accuracy of 81% and a shot accuracy of 52%, and won 26 headers, 77 dribbles and 39 tackles.

During the 2014-15 campaign, Mane scored 10 goals and created 40 chances in 30 Premier League matches for Southampton.

Sadio Mane celebrates after scoring the first goal for Southampton

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