Riyad Mahrez

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Riyad Karim Mahrez (Arabic: رياض كريم محرز‎, romanized: Riyāḍ Karīm Maḥraz; born 21 February 1991) is a professional footballer who plays as a winger for Premier League club Manchester City and captains the Algerian national team. Mahrez began his career as a youth player for French club AAS Sarcelles. He turned professional in 2009 with Quimper, where he played for only one season before moving to Le Havre, spending a total of three years with them, initially playing for their reserve team and then becoming a first-team regular. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Riyad Mahrez has received more than 6,509,895 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Riyad Mahrez is the 2,043rd most popular soccer player (down from 1,440th in 2019), the 3,601st most popular biography from France (down from 2,953rd in 2019) and the 95th most popular French Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Riyad Mahrez ranks 2,043 out of 16,923Before him are Loris Karius, Reinaldo Rueda, Vágner Love, Agustín Sauto Arana, Mykhaylo Fomenko, and Leroy Sané. After him are Leivinha, Humberto de Araújo Benevenuto, Yvon Douis, Franjo Wölfl, Steve McManaman, and Martin Peters.

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Among people born in 1991, Riyad Mahrez ranks 18Before him are Emma Roberts, Louis Tomlinson, Martin Braithwaite, Kevin De Bruyne, Bonnie Wright, and Shailene Woodley. After him are Xherdan Shaqiri, Lorenzo Insigne, Lucas Vázquez, Emily Ratajkowski, Jorginho, and Ninja.

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Among people born in France, Riyad Mahrez ranks 3,601 out of 5,234Before him are Louis Bastien (1881), Frédéric de Lafresnaye (1783), François Marty (1904), Saïd Taghmaoui (1973), Gérard Krawczyk (1953), and Marcel Boulenger (1873). After him are Yvon Douis (1935), Jérémy Mathieu (1983), Samuel ibn Tibbon (1150), Gustave Sandras (1872), Marcel Amont (1929), and Norbert Eschmann (1933).


Among soccer players born in France, Riyad Mahrez ranks 95Before him are Claude Le Roy (1948), Vincent Candela (1973), Armand Penverne (1926), Jean-Jacques Marcel (1931), Lassana Diarra (1985), and Bacary Sagna (1983). After him are Yvon Douis (1935), Jérémy Mathieu (1983), Norbert Eschmann (1933), Maxime Bossis (1955), André-Pierre Gignac (1985), and Marcel Artelesa (1938).

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