100 Most Powerful Arabs 2018
Wed 27 Jun 2018 09:18 AM
Riyad Mahrez

Company: Leicester City

Designation: Footballer

Mahrez is a football star who currently plays for English club Leicester City and the Algerian national side.

Born in France to an Algerian father and a mother of Algerian and Moroccan descent, he has been nominated for the Ballon d’Or award and won the BBC African Footballer of the Year award in December 2016. Transfer rumours have been swirling for a while, with Liverpool and Manchester City having been named as potential new homes.