Target of Luis Campos to fill the void left by Angel Di Maria, Riyad Mahrez has made an important clarification about his future with Manchester City.
PSG Mercato : Riyad Mahrez in the plans of Luis Campos
Considered one of the most successful players in the Premier League in recent seasons, Riyad Mahrez still makes Paris Saint-Germain dream. Qatar would like to integrate him into its offensive armada. Moreover, for his first mercato as soccer advisor of the capital club, Luis Campos would have made the attacking midfielder of Manchester City during the summer. With the departure of Angel Di Maria at the end of his contract, the Parisian decision-makers were targeting the Algerian international to ensure his succession.
Especially since his lease expired on June 30, 2023. And according to the daily Team, the situation of Pep Guardiola‘s protected was “seriously considered” in Paris. Finally, the former Leicester City playmaker has signed a new contract with the Skyblues until June 2025. And if Luis Campos and his team were considering returning to the charge in a year, Riyad Mahrez wanted to send a clear message about his future.
PSG Mercato: Mahrez reveals the identity of his last club in Europe
Recruited in July 2018 from Leicester City for a huge check of 67.80 million euros, Riyad Mahrez feels happy under Pep Guardiola. While he extended this summer for the next three seasons, the former teammate of N’Golo Kante assures that he would like to finish his career at Manchester City.
“I definitely want to finish my career at Manchester City and play as long as I can. I think I can still play for a long time. We’ll see what the future holds after that,” Mahrez told the Manchester City media. At 31 years old, the native of Sarcelles therefore intends to stay at City at least until his 34th birthday. A very clear message for Paris Saint-Germain, which should therefore review its plans for the succession of Angel Di Maria, who is now playing with Juventus.