Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez has passed his medical with Saudi Arabia Pro League side Al Ahli ahead of a summer move.
The 32-year-old has won all there is on offer during his five-year spell at the Cityzens- including four Premier League titles and an elusive Champions League title last month- which completed a historic treble.
Mahrez next player to join Saudi Arabia Pro League
The Algerian captain has decided now is the right time to leave the Etihad Stadium despite still having two years left on his current contract. And according to Fabrizio Romano, Mahrez has completed his medical examinations with the Saudi side in London ahead of his $40m transfer.
Riyad Mahrez has completed medical tests as new Al Ahli player. ✅🟢🩺
On his way to Saudi soon — he will play with Édou Mendy, Roberto Firmino and waiting for Allan Saint-Maximin. pic.twitter.com/TQH07aOHxA
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) July 20, 2023
Mahrez will join fellow former Premier League stars Roberto Firmino and Edouard Mendy at the reigning Pro League champions with Allan Saint-Maximin expected to soon join the trio at the Jeddah-based outfit ahead of a $28m move from Newcastle United in the coming weeks.