Players to Watch at the 2016 Men’s Olympic Football Tournament.


Riyad mahrez



If Riyad Mahrez is released by Leicester City, he will make an amazing addition to the Algerian Olympic team and will definitely be a player to watch in this upcoming Olympics. Although Mahrez is 25 the U23 rule allows a team to have up to 3 players on the roster that are over the age of 23, making him eligible.   

Riyad Mahrez
Born: February 21, 1991 (age 25),Sarcelles, France
Weight: 134 lbs
Height: 5′ 10″
Current teams: Leicester City F.C. (#26 / Midfielder), Algeria national football team(#7 / Midfielder)
Nationality: Algerian, French, Moroccan