Coutinho was once closely related with Barcelona in the summertime, with the Brazilian even handing in a switch request to power thru a transfer to the Nou Camp.
But Liverpool stood company and rejected various gives from the La Liga giants, with the best possible understood to be price £118million.
And Mane believes it was once necessary Liverpool kept dangle of the 25-year-old, who has stared only one sport for the Reds this season.
Mane informed ESPN FC: “It was once no longer best necessary to me, but in addition to the entire membership, that Phil is staying right here.
“He is considered one of our absolute best gamers, crucial participant, and we’re satisfied to peer him stick with us.”
Coutinho remaining week spoke of his failed transfer to Barcelona and insisted he’s nonetheless dedicated to his time at Anfield.
“What took place was once a task be offering and, in existence, infrequently you get , infrequently you do not, and in my case, as everyone is aware of, I were given , my circle of relatives too,” he mentioned.
“But as I have all the time mentioned, it is a nice honour to obtain an be offering from this kind of nice membership like that.
“But additionally it is an excellent honour being right here, Liverpool is excellent membership international. Now I am right here and I’m going to give my absolute best, as all the time.”