Riyad Mahrez: Leicester City winger signs new contract

Riyad Mahrez
Riyad Mahrez scored four goals in 25 Premier League starts last season

Winger Riyad Mahrez has extended his contract with Leicester City until the end of the 2018-19 season.

The 24-year-old Algeria international joined in January 2014 and has played 51 games, scoring seven goals.

Mahrez made 30 appearances in the Premier League last season as City avoided relegation thanks to a run of seven wins from their last nine games.

The Foxes begin the season under new manager Claudio Ranieri at home to Sunderland on Saturday.