Riyad Mahrez

Manchester City's Riyad Mahrez, Aymeric Laporte test positive for coronavirus

Manchester City forward Riyad Mahrez and defender Aymeric Laporte have been tested positive for the novel coronavirus that continues to threaten the entire world.

Sep 07, 2020, 16:19 PM IST

Premier League: Gabriel Jesus, Raheem Sterling score as Manchester City overcome Everton

After Liverpool`s 1-0 win at Sheffield United, the pressure was on City not to allow Jurgen Klopp`s side to open up an eight-point lead so early in the campaign.

Sep 29, 2019, 06:46 AM IST

Riyad Mahrez keen to stay at Manchester City despite limited minutes

Mahrez, who became the club`s record signing last year at a reported 60 million pounds ($77.78 million), started only 14 league games this season.

May 14, 2019, 09:32 AM IST

Pep Guardiola 'sad and sorry' for keeping Riyad Mahrez out of team

The 27-year-old has impressed Guardiola by making the most of his opportunities but the form of Raheem Sterling, Leroy Sane and Bernardo Silva has prevented him getting an extended run into the side.

Feb 16, 2019, 19:38 PM IST

Manchester City beat Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 to reclaim Premier League lead

The victory on Monday night brings defending champions Manchester City to 26 points, the same as likewise undefeated Liverpool, with the Manchester based side leading on goal difference.

Oct 30, 2018, 17:10 PM IST

Manchester City’s Riyad Mahrez misses late penalty in stalemate at Liverpool

Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez missed an 86th-minute penalty as the Premier League champions were held to a 0-0 draw at Liverpool in their top of the table clash on Sunday.

Oct 08, 2018, 08:07 AM IST

EPL: Mahrez goals seamless part of the Manchester City jigsaw

City roared to a 5-0 win at Cardiff City with a goal on his 300th appearance for Sergio Aguero, one of the best performances of the season from Ilkay Gundogan and another outstanding display by Bernardo Silva

Sep 23, 2018, 14:01 PM IST

Jamie Vardy gives Claude Puel perfect start as Leicester boss

Mahrez crossed for Vardy to blast into the roof of the net, sending the King Power Stadium into raptures.

Oct 30, 2017, 00:27 AM IST

Frustration grows as European transfer window overshadows the pitch

English Premier League clubs will vote next week on a proposal to close the transfer window before the season starts. That will probably be ineffective unless other leagues follow suit, but many around Europe feel the same way.

Sep 01, 2017, 23:37 PM IST

No bids received for Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez, says manager Craig Shakespeare

Mahrez has been linked with a move to AS Roma but the 2015/16 Premier League champions had not been contacted by the Italian side about a transfer for the 26-year-old, he said.

Jul 18, 2017, 14:27 PM IST

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger interested in Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez

The Algerian scored 17 goals during Leicester City`s victorious EPL campaign in the 2015-16 season which led to his transfer value growing exponentially from $4.5 million to $30.1 million.

Jun 03, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Premier League: Arsenal close in with 4-1 win over Stoke City, Riyad Mahrez's slip spares Manchester City

Arsene Wenger saw his team take a 42nd-minute lead at the bet365 Stadium when Hector Bellerin`s low cross was tapped in by Olivier Giroud.

May 14, 2017, 09:36 AM IST

EPL Saturday Report: Riyad Mahrez slip spares Manchester City, Swansea close on safety

At the other end of the table, Swansea City took a big step towards safety by winning 2-0 at relegated Sunderland.

May 13, 2017, 22:19 PM IST

Champions League: Leicester City's dream run continues, defeat Sevilla 2-0 to qualify for quarter-finals

Leicester, who are battling relegation in the Premier League, have now won all three games since Ranieri was sacked and replaced by Shakespeare

Mar 15, 2017, 08:46 AM IST

EPL Report: Leicester City clears Hull danger with Riyad Mahrez's goal; Manolo Gabbiadini helps Southampton escape Watford humiliation

It was the first time Mahrez had scored in open play in his last 28 league appearances. Leicester wrapped up the points in the final moments when Hull midfielder Huddlestone headed into his own net from Wilfred Ndidi`s flick.

Mar 04, 2017, 23:10 PM IST

Premier League: Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri hints at dropping club's under-performers after Swansea loss

Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez, who last year both signed new contracts have under-performed this season and could find their places under threat.

Feb 13, 2017, 09:58 AM IST

Leicester City star Riyad Mahrez named African Footballer of the Year

Mahrez was chosen ahead of 2015 winner Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Borussia Dortmund and Liverpool`s Sadio Mane.

Jan 06, 2017, 12:37 PM IST

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Riyad Mahrez, Sadio Mane in three-man African player shortlist

Aubameyang`s victory last year ended Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure`s run of winning the trophy in four successive years.

Dec 23, 2016, 00:04 AM IST

FIFA Player of The Year Award: Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi head 23-man shortlist

Atletico Madrid and France forward Antoine Griezmann, a Champions League and 2016 Euro finalist, is a contender.

Nov 04, 2016, 22:55 PM IST

Jamie Vardy, Riyad Mahrez included in 30-man Ballon d'Or longlist; Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo favourites

The Foxes pair are among eight Premier League stars on the list.

Oct 25, 2016, 00:05 AM IST