Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Riyad Mahrez was born on February 21, 1991 in Sarcelles, France to an Algerian father and a mother of Algerian and Moroccan descent. He is an Algerian professional football player who currently plays for Leicester City and joined Algerian national team in 2014. His youthful career began at French club AAS Sarcelles.
Riyad got married to his English girlfriend in 2015 and is Glo/CAF 2016 African footballer of the Year.