Mahrez celebrates scoring for Leicester this season
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Leicester City boss Claude Puel insists Riyad Mahrez has returned from his self-imposed exile a greater participant.
The midfielder went on strike for ten days after a deadline day move to Manchester City fell by means of.
Although he returned to the matchday squad in opposition to Pep Guardiola’s aspect final Saturday, there was nonetheless intense hypothesis the Algerian was not in the precise state of mind.
Asked whether or not Mahrez had returned in pretty much as good a form as earlier than his absence, Puel stated: “I feel higher.
“He enjoys to play and practice together with his team-mates and he is at a very good stage with no downside. He has come again with a smile. The story is behind him, all of the gamers need to move on.
“It is important to put an end to the talking about Riyad, he came back to the game at Manchester City. We need to move on, for him he needs to kick on, like the team the most important thing is in front of us.”