Monchi wants to close for Mahrez before Friday

Roma continue to insist on Riyad Mahrez.

After their third bid was presented to Leicester, Mahrez spoke today about the well known interest of the Giallorossi. As reported by Sky Sport, Monchi is currently in Spain, but his work is focused on bringing the Algerian winger to Trigoria before next Friday.

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