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Roma set to make fresh move for Leicester star in January - FCNaija

Serie A By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 09/12/2017

Roma set to return for Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez in the January transfer window, according to a report.

The 26-year-old former PFA Player of the Year was keen to leave King Power Stadium in the summer after handing in a transfer request to force to pushing his move through.

The Gialloross seeing three number of bids rejected by the dethroned Premier League Champions due to the Serie A outfit could not meet the hefty asking price for Algeria international.

According to Calciomercato suggests that Rome will return with another bid when the transfer window opens next month

The Giallorossi may have to hand over as much as £45m for Mahrez, however, as Barcelona have also shown an interest in for the Foxes star that has shown signs of his best form this term.

Mahrez have scored four goals from 16 appearances in all competition so far.