Reports are out claiming that Barcelona are not pondering a summer move for Leicester City’s Riyad Mahrez.
According to Sky Sports’ Spanish football exert Guillem Balague, the Catalan giants have no intention of pursuing the Algerian winger at the end of the season.
Mahrez, who has 14 goals and 10 assists for the league-leading Foxes this season, has bene linked with a potential shift to Camp Nou but Balague insists nothing of the sort is likely to occur.
Balague was asked on Twitter – Are Barca seriously interested in Riyad Mahrez to improve their attack? They seem to have a perfect squad – is there anywhere you think they could strengthen? – to which he replied:
“Barcelona are not thinking about Mahrez.”
Mahrez is also linked with a move to Arsenal and Chelsea.