The Premier League player of the season Riyad Mahrez has agreed to join Arsenal on a long term deal, this follows from a meeting between the player and Arsene Wenger after Leicester City’s pre-season game against Paris Saint Germain, per reports in Algeria.
Although, we are waiting for a confirmation of the deal, Riyad Mahrez has emerged as fans favourite target for Arsenal. He has been heavily linked with a move to the Emirates from the opening of the transfer market.
A newspaper in Algeria Le Buteur claims the player has agreed personal terms with Arsenal and he will earn £100,000-per-week. Leicester meanwhile are believed to be annoyed that Wenger was in the stands during their 4-0 friendly loss to Paris Saint-Germain over the weekend, but that is believed to have been leaked to the British tabloids.
To further confirm that a deal is in place for Mahrez, Leicester City have confirmed the signing of Bartosz Kaputska. kapustska has been dubbed as a like-for-like replacement for Arsenal bound Riyad Mahrez.
The player has been assigned squad number 14 per reports.