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Manchester City News: Why Riyad Mahrez Lost His Form?

Manchester City News: Manchester City‘s top scorer of last season, Riyad Mahrez is clearly not having the best phase of his career.

After graduating from the academy of AAS Sarcelles, Riyad Mahrez made his professional debut with a club named Quimper. He stayed one season in Quimper and then joined the French club Le Havre.

Mahrez initially played for the reserve team of Le Havre but with time established himself in the main’s team’s starting eleven. Mahrez then signed for Championship club Leicester City in the January of 2014. Soon he helped Leicester get promoted to the English Premier League. He then played a pivotal part in Leicester’s fairy tale run in the Premier League.

Mahrez spent four and a half years at Leicester before switching to Manchester City when the Citizens paid a record amount of transfer fee for him. The winger continued his brilliant form and has been one of the best players for City in recent times.

Manchester City News: Haaland’s arrival affected Mahrez’s form

Manchester City News: Why Riyad Mahrez lost his form?

Mahrez had a brilliant 2021-22 season and was City’s top scorer. The Algerian winger scored a staggering 11 goals in the Premier League for City as the Citizens defended their title. Mahrez also netted 7 goals in City’s Champions League campaign. Overall he scored 24 goals in total.

Meanwhile, Manchester City signed Norwegian striker Erling Haaland at the start of the season after paying Borussia Dortmund his release clause of £51 million.

Within a few days, Haaland became the most important part of the City squad. The striker has already netted 14 goals in 10 appearances including two Premier League hat-tricks. His blistering form has made sure, Guardiola chalking up a new system to accommodate the striker.

However, Haaland’s inclusion has some cons for the City team. One of them being Mahrez’s form going down.

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Since the arrival of Erling Haaland, Riyad Mahrez has struggled to make an impact in the squad. The winger has so far made only two starts for City in the Premier League and played 223 minutes overall.

He is yet to score or assist a single goal this season. This barren streak has now increased up to 12 matches.

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After his brilliant performance last season, the winger signed a fresh contract with Manchester city at the start of the season and obviously will not be sold due to his poor form.

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However, sooner or later he will have to rediscover himself and start having contributions in the match. It might not have to be as goals or assists. But the winger will surely have to provide creativity and regain his form back. If he fails to do so, Mahrez will only go down in the pecking order.

Manchester City News: Manchester City‘s top scorer of last season, Riyad Mahrez is clearly not having the best phase of his career.

After graduating from the academy of AAS Sarcelles, Riyad Mahrez made his professional debut with a club named Quimper. He stayed one season in Quimper and then joined the French club Le Havre.

Mahrez initially played for the reserve team of Le Havre but with time established himself in the main’s team’s starting eleven. Mahrez then signed for Championship club Leicester City in the January of 2014. Soon he helped Leicester get promoted to the English Premier League. He then played a pivotal part in Leicester’s fairy tale run in the Premier League.

Mahrez spent four and a half years at Leicester before switching to Manchester City when the Citizens paid a record amount of transfer fee for him. The winger continued his brilliant form and has been one of the best players for City in recent times.

Manchester City News: Haaland’s arrival affected Mahrez’s form

Manchester City News: Why Riyad Mahrez lost his form?

Mahrez had a brilliant 2021-22 season and was City’s top scorer. The Algerian winger scored a staggering 11 goals in the Premier League for City as the Citizens defended their title. Mahrez also netted 7 goals in City’s Champions League campaign. Overall he scored 24 goals in total.

Meanwhile, Manchester City signed Norwegian striker Erling Haaland at the start of the season after paying Borussia Dortmund his release clause of £51 million.

Within a few days, Haaland became the most important part of the City squad. The striker has already netted 14 goals in 10 appearances including two Premier League hat-tricks. His blistering form has made sure, Guardiola chalking up a new system to accommodate the striker.

However, Haaland’s inclusion has some cons for the City team. One of them being Mahrez’s form going down.

Since the arrival of Erling Haaland, Riyad Mahrez has struggled to make an impact in the squad. The winger has so far made only two starts for City in the Premier League and played 223 minutes overall.

He is yet to score or assist a single goal this season. This barren streak has now increased up to 12 matches.

After his brilliant performance last season, the winger signed a fresh contract with Manchester city at the start of the season and obviously will not be sold due to his poor form.

However, sooner or later he will have to rediscover himself and start having contributions in the match. It might not have to be as goals or assists. But the winger will surely have to provide creativity and regain his form back. If he fails to do so, Mahrez will only go down in the pecking order.

Manchester City News: Manchester City‘s top scorer of last season, Riyad Mahrez is clearly not having the best phase of his career.

After graduating from the academy of AAS Sarcelles, Riyad Mahrez made his professional debut with a club named Quimper. He stayed one season in Quimper and then joined the French club Le Havre.

Mahrez initially played for the reserve team of Le Havre but with time established himself in the main’s team’s starting eleven. Mahrez then signed for Championship club Leicester City in the January of 2014. Soon he helped Leicester get promoted to the English Premier League. He then played a pivotal part in Leicester’s fairy tale run in the Premier League.

Mahrez spent four and a half years at Leicester before switching to Manchester City when the Citizens paid a record amount of transfer fee for him. The winger continued his brilliant form and has been one of the best players for City in recent times.

Manchester City News: Haaland’s arrival affected Mahrez’s form

Manchester City News: Why Riyad Mahrez lost his form?

Mahrez had a brilliant 2021-22 season and was City’s top scorer. The Algerian winger scored a staggering 11 goals in the Premier League for City as the Citizens defended their title. Mahrez also netted 7 goals in City’s Champions League campaign. Overall he scored 24 goals in total.

Meanwhile, Manchester City signed Norwegian striker Erling Haaland at the start of the season after paying Borussia Dortmund his release clause of £51 million.

Within a few days, Haaland became the most important part of the City squad. The striker has already netted 14 goals in 10 appearances including two Premier League hat-tricks. His blistering form has made sure, Guardiola chalking up a new system to accommodate the striker.

However, Haaland’s inclusion has some cons for the City team. One of them being Mahrez’s form going down.

Since the arrival of Erling Haaland, Riyad Mahrez has struggled to make an impact in the squad. The winger has so far made only two starts for City in the Premier League and played 223 minutes overall.

He is yet to score or assist a single goal this season. This barren streak has now increased up to 12 matches.

After his brilliant performance last season, the winger signed a fresh contract with Manchester city at the start of the season and obviously will not be sold due to his poor form.

However, sooner or later he will have to rediscover himself and start having contributions in the match. It might not have to be as goals or assists. But the winger will surely have to provide creativity and regain his form back. If he fails to do so, Mahrez will only go down in the pecking order.

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