Facebook Hack: Leicester City Refute News Of Riyad Mahrez Retirement

News reports making the rounds on social media on Wednesday morning claimed that Leicester City star, Riyad Mahrez had abruptly announced his retirement from football due to health related reasons.

The former PFA Player of the year who unsuccessfully tried to force a move away from his club to Manchester City “announced” through his official Facebook account that he has retired from football.

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Leicester City have confirmed Riyad Mahrez account was hacked

Leicester City have confirmed Riyad Mahrez’s account was hacked


Leicester City have now confirmed that Riyad Mahrez’s Facebook account was hacked by some people who had “too much time on their hands”.

Despite missing several training sessions after his proposed move to Manchester City was blocked by the club’s board, Mahrez has since returned to action for the Foxes, scoring against Bournemouth in their last match.

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