The wing wizard was at his brilliant best across the season and his wand of a left foot contributed fourteen goals and nine assists in all competitions.
Mahrez was a consistent performer for Pep Guardiola’s men, with a hat-trick against Burnley and dazzling goalscoring displays against Wolves and Southampton helping City’s march towards a third Premier League title in four seasons.
That fine form continued on a European front, with the forward scoring or assisting five of the eight goals that City put past Borussia Dortmund and Paris Saint-Germain respectively as we reached a maiden Champions League final.
The Algerian particularly flourished against the Parisians with three goals in two games across the semi-final, including a match-winning brace in the second leg at the Etihad Stadium.
Watch Riyad Mahrez’s best bits from the 2020/21 season via the video above…