The Algerian footballer is one of the most shinning young players in football world. He signed contract with Leicester City FC in 2014 and helped his club won the FL Championship. As result of this victory Leicester City was promoted in Premier League where Riyad Mahrez continued his superb goal scoring form and helped the club’s phenomenal rise in Premier League. In 2015, Leicester City was in the Premier League after 10 years but stunned everyone with exceptional performance.
Mahrez was born on 21 February 1991 in Sarcelles France. He was born to an Algerian Father and Moroccan mother. During his childhood he spent lot of time in Algeria. He started to play football at an early age and joined Quimper in 2009. In 2010 he signed contract with Le Havre II after declining to join the youth system of leading French teams PSG and Marseille. Mahrez performed well in Le Havre II and singed contract with Le Havre in 2011. He remained with club for three years and signed contract with FLC English club Leicester City in 2014. His move was criticized by many critics as his style and physique is more suitable for Spanish style of football. But he proved his critics wrong and performed exceptionally well in Leicester City.
In 2015, he scored hat-trick against Swansea City in match of Barclay Premier League and became first Algerian to score Premier League Hat-trick. Due to his brilliant performances at club level he selected for Algerian National Team in 2014. Overall, Riyad Mahrez is talented winger who has play with determined approach in the field.
- Full Name: Riyad Mahrez
- Date of Birth: 21 February 1991
- Place of Birth: Sarcelles France
- Height: 5.10 feet
- Game: Football
- Position: Winger
- Teams: Quimper, Le Havre, Leicester City
- International Debut: 2014
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