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​Leicester boss Shakespeare keeping faith with wantaway Mahrez

Riyad Mahrez will continue to feature for Leicester despite saying he wants to leave, says boss Craig Shakespeare.

Mahrez has asked to leave the Foxes but Shakespeare is happy with the player's attitude since reporting back for pre-season training.

"I can only speak about how I have found him and he hasn't given me one problem," said Shakespeare, whose side visit Arsenal on Friday night.

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