Official: Al-Ahli sign Riyad Mahrez

The club from Saudi Arabia, Al-Ahli has officially confirmed the transfer of winger Riyad Mahrez from Manchester City.

Algerian star Mahrez is the latest world-caliber player to join the Saudi Arabian Super League.

Saudi club Al-Ahli has confirmed the transfer of Mahrez from City this Friday.

“The wait is over: Riyad is real,” he wrote in Al-Ahli’s post attached to a video.

Mahrez has signed a four-year contract (3+1) with the Saudi club, while it is said that he will earn 30 million euros per year.

The transfer of Mahrez from City is said to have cost Al-Ahli a full 35 million euros, along with bonuses.

At Al-Ahli, Mahrez will find stars like Roberto Firmino, Edouard Mendy, Ryan Boudebouz and Ezgjan Alioski.