Riyad Mahrez Biography, Early Life, Career and NET Worth!

Presently Riyad Mahrez is a popularised football player in Algeria and he plays as a right winger for the Saudi Pro League.

Riyad Mahrez Biography

Riyad Mahrez is one of the best Algerian professional footballers who plays for Manchester City and the Algerian national team.

He was born in the 21st century in 1991 in Sarcelles, France. However he decided to turn out for Algeria on the international stage instead of the nation of his birth.

Riyad Mahrez Early Life

Riyad Mahrez was born in France to an Algerian father and a mother of Algerian and Moroccan descent. The father Ahmed of Mahrez is from Beni Sonus, Tlemcen District.

At the time of Mahrez growing age, he would regularly spend his holidays in Algeria. His childhood friends included fellow footballers like Wissam Ben Yedder.

In 2004 he started playing for AAS Sarcelles and his father would accompany him to training and almost every game. His father had played football in Algeria.

But Ahmed, his father died in 2006 due to a heart attack and at that time Riyad was only 15. Due to facing this kind of loss, he gets highly motivated towards the football game.

Riyad Mahrez Biography

Riyad Mahrez Career

 Riyad Mahrez started off his career in the form of a youth player for AAS. He turned professional with Quimper in 2009 and moved to Le Havre a year later.

In Jan 2014, he was transferred to Leicester City in the English Premier League. After helping them secure promotion towards the back end of 2013-2014 season, Mahrez then led the Foxes to an unprecedented premier league triumph in the 2015-2016 season.

Within said season he was also crowned the Algerian Footballer of the Year, PFA Player Player of the Year, and was part of the PFA Team of the Year.

In 2016 also he gained the award for the CAF’s best African footballer. Additionally, Mahrez has made an excess of forty appearances for Algeria since making his debut for the Desert Foxes on 31st May 2014.

He was also part of a side that made the round of 16 at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. He signed a new 4-year contract with Leicester in August 2015. So, on 8th August 2015, he scored two goals in the season opener against Sunderland in a 4-2 home win.

Then in October 2016, Mahrez was nominated for the Ballon d’Or after finishing seventh. He won the BBC African Football of the Year award in December 2016.

At the end of the season 2017, he announced that he wanted to leave the club.

On 10th July 2018 Manchester City confirmed the signing of Mahrez on a 5 year contract. The fee transfer of £60 million made Mahrez the highly expensive African Footballer.

On 29th Oct 2018 he scored the only goal for Manchester City in a 1-0 away victory against Tottenham Hotspur.

In 2019 Mahrez missed the FA community shield over concerns regarding medicine he had been given by the Algerian national team.

On November 28, 2020 Mahrez scored the first hat-trick for City in a 5-0 home league win over Burnley. On 6th March 2022, he scored the brace within a 4-1 win over Manchester United.

Then finally on 19th July 2023 this was reported by BBC that Manchester City is ready for the deal for Mahrez to join Saudi Pro League club AI Ahli for a transfer fee of £30

Riyad Mahrez NET Worth

At present, the salary of Riyad Mahrez is very high which is shown below table –

Annual Rs 87, 08, 87,233.00
Monthly Rs 7,25,73,936.08
Weekly Rs 1,67,47,831.40
Daily Rs 33,49,566.28

 As per above mentioned salaries right now he is luxuriously living his life.

Riyad Mahrez is basically known for his great technique and control of the ball, the African Nations Cup winner is one player who quickly rose to prominence.

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