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Barca prioritise Mahrez signing

Barca prioritise Mahrez signing

Mahrez heading Barca shortlist
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Barcelona manager Luis Enrique has earmarked the signing of Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez as his top priority for the summer.

The Algerian international has been in prime form for the Foxes this season, and this has propelled them to the top of the league standings.

The Sun reports that Barca boss Enrique has been impressed by Mahrez's showing in the Premier League, and is now eager to get a deal done for his services in the next transfer window.

Premier League giants Arsenal are also said to be keeping tabs on the player's situation.

Mahrez has notched 15 goals and 11 assists in the league this term.