– Riyad Mahrez is willing to Leicester City this summer
– Mahrez earns less than half of what Jamie Vardy
– Arsenal, PSG, Barcelona are interested in the Algerian
PFA player of the year Riyad Mahrez is ready to quit
Leicester City despite the Foxes hoping to tie him to a new
and improved contract.
Mahrez won the PFA player for the year
According to Goal.com, the Algerian international is willing
to leave the King Power stadium with Europe’s elite seeking
Mahrez who was signed from La Havre scored 17 goals and
recorded 11 assists as Leicester won the Premier League
PAY ATTENTION: Get the latest sports news on Naij Sports
Mahrez signed a contract extension with Leicester in August
2015 and earns £35,000-a-week – much less than Arsenal-
bound team-mate Jamie Vardy who increased his pay
packet to £80,000-a-week after agreeing an improved deal
Arsenal, Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain are interested
in Mahrez while the Gunners are interested in Jamie Vardy.
Arsene Wenger’s men have tabled a £120,000-a-week
contract offer for Vardy but it is unknown if he has accepted
Another Leicester player N’Golo Kante, meanwhile, has
confirmed that his future will be decided after the Euros
following links with PSG and Chelsea.