Arsenal and Tottenham to lock horns over Riyad Mahrez

Arsenal are set to go head-to-head with Tottenham Hotspur to capture the signature of Leicester City star Riyad Mahrez in January, according to The Daily Mirror.

Both the Gunners and Spurs are keen on landing the 26-year-old winger in the mid-season transfer window.

The Algeria international was heavily linked with a move away from the King Power Stadium during the summer but a move did not happen as the Foxes were able to keep hold of the highly-rated midfielder.


Tottenham close in on £24m striker Islam Slimani

Tottenham Hotspur are on the verge of agreeing a £23m deal for Sporting Lisbon striker Islam Slimani, according to reports in Portugal.

Spurs are ready to beat the Premier League champions Leicester City to the signing of the 27-year-old Algerian forward.

Mauricio Pochettino’s side are the second-highest goal-scorers, after scoring 69 times in 38 Premier League games this season – just two short of fourth place Manchester City.


Gunners ready to spend BIG on Mahrez

Leicester City midfielder Riyad Mahrez is reportedly under the radar European heavyweights including the Premier League favourites Arsenal.

Following his sensational form for the Foxes, the Algerian international has been attracting interest from various clubs. He help the Leicester City to lead at top of the league table this Christmas.