Riyad Mahrez has put down a farewell message to everyone associated with the club.as he departs to join Saudi Arabia club Al Ahli.
In a tweet he left via his Twitter page, he thanked everyone at the club including his team mates, coaches and fans , wishing them all the best as he departs this summer
His message read, ”
Today marks the end of an unforgettable chapter in my life, a five-year journey filled with countless memories. Before leaving, I wanted to thank the board, the manager and the staff for giving me the chance to prove myself at the highest level.
To my teammates, both past and present. Sharing the pitch and the dressing room with you has been a pleasure.
Together, we’ve broken countless records, achieved what seemed impossible and never stopped believing in ourselves during the challenging times we faced. Our last season will forever be remembered in our Club and beyond, and I’m proud to have been a part of it.
Finally, I wanted to thank you, Cityzens. Thank you for making me feel like a part of your family from day one, and giving me the confidence every time I stepped onto the pitch wearing this shirt. I’ll be forever grateful for your support and your love.
Today I leave but I will never forget any of you.
I wish the very best for the Club in the future, until we meet again.
Thank you for everything,
Mahrez has completeda switch to Saudi Arabia side Al Ahli on a permanent transfer worth £30m. He iis believed to have put pen on a contract that runs out in the summer of 2027 according to Fabrizio Romano and other outlets.
He departs the treble winners after lifting the UEFA Champions League title last season. The Algerian International also lifted 4 Premier League titles , 2 FA Cup titles and 3 EFL titles at City.
He made 236 Appearances for the Cityzens, scoring 78 goals across all competitions in 6 years at the club.