As indicated by a report from SPORT, Barcelona are thinking about endeavoring to sign Algerian winger Riyad Mahrez, who is searching for an exit plan from Manchester City in the impending exchange window.
Mahrez joined the Cityzens from individual Premier League outfit Leicester City in the mid year of 2018. After a somewhat disappointing introduction season, the 30-year-old kicked on from his second mission at the Etihad and set up a good foundation for himself as a vital figure in Pep Guardiola's side, piling up 157 appearances in which he has 47 objectives and 39 helps.
Be that as it may, this season, Mahrez has needed to manage diminished game-time, with Guardiola picking to play Gabriel Jesus on the right flank. That being said, the previous Leicester City expert has established a connection at whatever point allowed an opportunity, scoring eight objectives and setting up a couple more in 15 appearances across all contests.
Foot Mercato in France previously revealed that Mahrez is hoping to leave Manchester City in January. Game expands on that data, guaranteeing that Barcelona are prepared to sign him up in the impending January move window.
Its an obvious fact that the Catalan goliaths are in the market to sign a new forward in the colder time of year subsequent to being hit with a spate of wounds in the principal half of the period. Ousmane Dembele got a new physical issue on his first appearance of the period last month, while Ansu Fati has had two distinct injury issues since getting back from an extended illuminate uninvolved.
With Martin Braithwaite battling with his very own physical issue, Memphis Depay going back and forth, and Yusuf Demir incapable to guarantee he displayed in pre-season, the Blaugrana are resolved to adding greater quality to their assaulting unit come January. A move for Raheem Sterling has been discussed a considerable amount while new chief Xavi Hernandez is likewise considering reviewing loanee Francisco Trincao from Wolves.
Mahrez has additionally now arisen as a possibility for the Catalan monsters. The Algerian worldwide's agreement runs out in 2023, which means he will enter the last year of his arrangement one year from now and possibly sold at a sensible cost. In any case, they might need to confront rivalry from Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain, who have been recently connected with a move for the 30-year-old.
It is not yet clear if Barcelona choose to proceed with their advantage in Mahrez or check out different choices to reinforce their forefront in the mid-season exchanging period.
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