BBC Sport - AFOTY 2016: Player profile of Leicester's Riyad Mahrez

Player profile: AFTOY nominee Riyad Mahrez

Leicester City's Algerian winger Riyad Mahrez is hoping to cap off an incredible year by winning the coveted BBC African Footballer of the Year award.

Mahrez joins Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Andre Ayew, Sadio Mane and Yaya Toure in the five-man shortlist for the BBC award.

The winner will be decided by fans from across the world, who have until 18:00 GMT on 28 November to vote for their choice.

Make your vote and watch profiles of all five nominees here.

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