The Tunisian fans were keen to receive the Algerian Riyad Mahrez, in a manner worthy of an Arab star who shines in the sky of European football, with the English club Manchester City.
When Mahrez arrived with the Algerian national team yesterday, Thursday, in Tunisia to face the “Carthage Eagles” in a friendly match, he was greeted by a group of Tunisian fans, who welcomed the Algerian star warmly, and presented him with a special shirt bearing his name as well as the number 26 worn by the captain of the Greens with his team Manchester City.
Tunisian fan Reda El Fil
Known for his support for the Algerian team
On all occasions, it is dedicated to Riyad Mahrez
Club Africain shirt bearing his name
Before tomorrow’s game, Friday, between the two neighbors.
Algeria 🇩🇿 and Tunisia 🇹🇳 Tunisia#Algeria_Tunisia
– ❤️ Jawad Al Jaber ❤️ (@djawa42d) June 10, 2021
The Algerian team must avoid defeat against its Tunisian host in their match scheduled for Friday evening, to reach the 27th match in a row, in which it does not suffer any loss, and thus becomes the most African team to achieve the “undefeated” series, knowing that the team of the Desert Foxes, currently sharing this The record is with Côte d’Ivoire, who have previously played 26 consecutive matches without suffering any loss.
It is noteworthy that the Algerian national team is preparing for the qualifiers for the Qatar World Cup 2022, and the finals of the African Nations Cup, which will be held in Cameroon early next year.