Riyad Mahrez confirms Arsenal made move to sign him as he admits 'I was pretty expensive'

Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez has revealed Arsenal tried to sign him in the summer but the Premier League champions refused to sell him.
The 25-year-old was wanted by the Gunners but admits he was expensive and did not want to force through a move.
'There was contact with Arsenal,' Mahrez told Canal Football Club. 'But Leicester wanted to keep me and I was pretty expensive. I did not want to create a conflict when the offer came in. 
'Personally, I think it is a good thing I stayed put.
'It's now up to me to prove myself again.' 
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10 October 2016 in Sport, Views: 55
Source: Daily Mail

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