Onyekuru’s position changed my freekick against Nigeria, Mahrez reveals
Algeria captain, Riyad Mahrez has revealed how Henry Onyekuru’s position triggered him to change his target that resulted in the winning goal in their 2-1 win over Nigeria, reports goal.com.
African players in Europe: Mahrez caps superb display with goal
Goal scorers Riyad Mahrez, Karl Toko-Ekambi and Jamilu Collins were among the African players who starred at the weekend in the major European leagues.
Man City keep nerve to see off tough Everton challenge
Riyad Mahrez and Raheem Sterling calmed Manchester City's nerves on Saturday as the Premier League champions overcame a searching test to beat feisty Everton 3-1 and keep leaders Liverpool in their sights
Guardiola rested Mahrez over Algeria medication doubts
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said he rested Riyad Mahrez from the Community Shield win over Liverpool because he feared any medication the player received on international duty could have fallen foul of doping rules.
Mahrez and Mane duel in rematch for Africa Cup of Nations glory
Riyad Mahrez and Sadio Mane will renew their Premier League rivalry for a second time in Egypt, with Africa Cup of Nations immortality awaiting the victor of Friday's final between Algeria and Senegal.
Mahrez stunner sends Algeria into Africa Cup of Nations final
Riyad Mahrez rifled in a stoppage-time free-kick to earn Algeria a dramatic 2-1 victory over three-time champions Nigeria on Sunday and set up a rematch with Senegal in the Africa Cup of Nations final.
Manchester City activate Rodrigo release clause, confirm Atletico
Manchester City are set to sign Atletico Madrid's Rodrigo Hernandez for a club-record 70 million euros after activating the midfielder's release clause on Wednesday. Atletico confirmed that City have paid the $79 million fee which automatically terminates Rodrigo's contract with the Spanish club. "La Liga informed Atletico Madrid on Wednesday that representatives of Rodrigo Hernandez…
Mahrez and Algeria top Mane's Senegal in heavyweight clash
Riyad Mahrez and Algeria fired a warning to the rest of their Africa Cup of Nations title rivals with a deserved 1-0 win over Sadio Mane's heavily-fancied Senegal in Cairo on Thursday. Mane struggled to impress on his return from suspension as Youcef Belaili crashed home the winner on 49 minutes to guarantee Algeria a…