Who is Riyad Mahrez?
Riyad Mahrez is 28-years-old, born on 21 February 1991, and is a left-footed professional football player from Algeria. Born in Sarcelles, Riyad Mahrez has also played in Premier League for Leicester City.
From the beginning of the 2015-16 campaign to the end, Riyad Mahrez would go from being an unknown to becoming a legendary figure in Leicester City’s sensational Premier League win. Following that triumph he would be named as the part of the Team of the Season as well as the African Player of the Year. His skill, close control, and dribbling ability would prove a nightmare for opposition defenders and it would be these attributes which would eventually earn him a club-record transfer to Manchester City under the tutelage of Pep Guardiola. He has represented Algeria at the 2014 World Cup and two editions of the African Cup of Nations.He currently plays as a Winger, Attacking Midfielder (Right) in Premier League for club Man City.
How good is Riyad Mahrez?
Based on our FC Ranking and match performance analysis he currently has a ranking of
95 out of 99 which is 'Ballon d'Or-level' compared to other football players around the world. Other players who are currently at the same performance level and same position as Riyad Mahrez are Eden Hazard (Real Madrid) , Bruno Henrique (Flamengo) and Sadio Mané (Liverpool) .
What are Riyad Mahrez's last performances?
One of his best performances from last period, was the match against Aston Villa, played on 12 January 2020 in Premier League (Regular Season). Riyad Mahrez received a match rating from FC of 10 for his performance and Man City won the match with a score of 1-6. The Winger, Attacking Midfielder (Right) scored 2 goals and had 1 assist. Riyad Mahrez scored the winning goal.
Other exemplary match performances of Riyad Mahrez in this period were:
• West Ham - Man City (0-5), played on 10 August 2019 for the Premier League (Regular Season). He received a match rating of 9.2 2 assists.
• Everton - Man City (1-3), played on 28 September 2019 for the Premier League (Regular Season). He received a match rating of 8.9 Scored 1 goal.
One of his least good performances was the match against Norwich, played on 14 September 2019 in Premier League (Regular Season). Riyad Mahrez received a match rating from FC of 5.6 for his performance and Man City lost the match with a score of 3-2.