Algeria: Riyad Mahrez absent from June rally


For its entry into the running in qualifying for the 2023 African Cup of Nations scheduled in Côte d’Ivoire, the Algerian team will have to face Uganda (June 4 in Algiers) and Tanzania (June 8 in Dar Essalam) without his striker Riyad Mahrez, due to an injury not specified by the Algerian Football Federation.

“The Algerian Football Federation received this Thursday, May 26, 2022 a medical report from the English club Manchester City indicating that Mahrez is not able to participate in the next training camp and the next two meetings of the selection”can we read in the press release of the FAF.