"In France, too, I think people have been waiting to see how he does at a big club and I think they will see a different player this year".
Leicester are unlikely to allow their star performer to leave easily as they seek to build towards European football again, having finished ninth in the league last term, and already spending big to sign James Maddison and Ricardo Pereira from Norwich and Porto respectively.
"After what they've done it's incredible", Mahrez, 27, told a news conference. "To be the record (signing), I don't think so much about this. Now we have to work and see what can happen". "It's a good thing". I thought what City did past year was incredible, it was unbelievable to break all those Premier League records, but I am confident about myself.
After their title success, City are now striving to win the Champions League and that ambition was of huge appeal to Mahrez. It is a goal.
"I think City will prioritise the Premier League this season, but also look to do really well in the Champions League as well, especially after the disappointment of losing to Liverpool". "I want to help this team improve and I believe that is what the manager wants".
World’s longest fingernails finally cut after 66 years
The weight of his nails has left him permanently handicapped and in constant pain - he can not open his hand or move his fingers. A school yard incident prompted the challenge for Shridhar Chillal to grow his nails on his left hand when he was a teenager.
With V-for-Victory sign, rescued Thai boys celebrate freedom
Schnauer said he played "a small role" in the rescue efforts but the success of the operation showed what teamwork can achieve. The team's morale was hit when a former Thai Navy SEAL, Samarn Kunan, 38, died while helping lay out oxygen tanks underground.
This Is the Most Tender Photo of the World Cup So Far
Croatia will meet France in Moscow on Sunday after they came from behind to beat England 2-1 in the semi-finals on Wednesday. And his prediction for Sunday? Crowned with the words "Sir Harry", it is cradled in the sentence: "World Cup Winners 2018".