The famous Spanish “El Chiringuito” program revealed that Barcelona is studying the idea of contracting with Manchester City winger, Algerian Riyad Mahrez, during the current summer transfer period.
The source claimed that a discussion took place about Mahrez during a meeting of Barcelona officials with the agents of his colleague in Manchester City, German international Ilkay Gundogan.
And the British newspaper, “Daily Mail”, said in a report, that Manchester City intends to sell Mahrez when the player transfer window is opened for this summer, due to the administration’s desire to obtain financing for several other deals, before the Algerian star responded to these rumors, by confirming him. However, he wants to continue with the heavenly team he joined in 2018.
Mahrez’s contract, 30, with Manchester City expires in June 2023, and the Algerian star imposed his name strongly in the “City” squad last season, and was behind the team’s qualification to the Champions League final, where he starred remarkably in the knockout stages, especially in the round match. The semi-final against Paris Saint-Germain, in which he scored three goals.