BROWN RECALLS THIS PARTICULAR AFTERNOON AGAINST YAYA TOURE

 

If a list is prepared and it contains some of the toughest midfielders to ever face in the Premier League, it would surely contain former Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure. The Ivorian was a complete package and possessed all the ingredients needed to become an all-round midfield star while playing his grade in the Premier League.

Many players past and present have spoken of how much of a good player he was, and he surely does deserve every ounce of praise he has been showered. One of these players to have shared their encounter with the big Ivorian is former City midfielder, Michael Brown.
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YAYA TOURE NOT HANGING HIS BOOTS JUST YET

 

Manchester City legend Yaya Toure has revealed that he has no intention of retiring yet as he looks to continue playing football. The former midfielder who also played for Barcelona and Monaco Insists he has what it takes to still play at the highest level and should be given the chance to do so.

The 37-year-old wants to take on a new challenge by moving to the Italian Serie A where he looks to join an Italian club in a bid to extend his playing career. Continue reading YAYA TOURE NOT HANGING HIS BOOTS JUST YET

PARTEY AIMING TO EMULATE YAYA AND ESSIEN IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE

 

Arsenal’s new signing Thomas Partey has disclosed that he wishes to showcase the defending attributes of Michael Essien and the attacking masterclass of Yaya Toure in the Premier League. The Ghana international midfielder joined the Gunners from Spanish side Atlético Madrid in the summer and has declared that he wants to be a crucial part of the London Club’s defensive and offensive departments.


Toure and Essien played for Manchester City and Chelsea respectively and have both gone down as two of the best African players to ever set foot in the English League. Continue reading PARTEY AIMING TO EMULATE YAYA AND ESSIEN IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE

Yaya Looking to be Part of ISL

 

Yaya Toure is a legend of Manchester City and he is currently awaiting his next assignment after completing training sessions with the team Leyton Orient of EFL League Two side. In 2019 he played for Qingdao Huanghai, part of China League One side.


Today he talks about the need for change as Manchester club has not been able to secure a position in the UEFA Champions League under the leadership of Pep Guardiola. Indeed, Yaya had worked with Pep in FC Barcelona before Guardiola shipped him off to Manchester City. There he went on to become one of the greatest midfielders among the Premier League teams.
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YAYA TOURE TO CONTINUE IN ASIA

 

Manchester City legend Yaya Toure is set to continue his career in Asia, per reports. The Ivorian’s deal with Chinese club Qingdao Huanghaihas ended but the 37-year old is keen on a new deal in Southeast Asia. His PR Agency Harcus Consultancy Group has confirmed this line of action despite the Covid-19 scare.


The former Nou Camp star was impressive in his Chinese stint, helping Qingdao win the title in the second tier and gaining a promotion to the Chinese top-flight. His backers are using his brand and fanbase to negotiate deals to remain in ASEAN – Southeast Asian – for a few more years. They hope to secure deals that will continually put him in the Asian market.
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TOURE: PEPE WILL COME GOOD

Former Manchester City and Barcelona midfielder, Yaya Toure has declared that fellow country man Nicolas Pepe will come good for Arsenal. The Ivory Coast legend was speaking on a radio interview when he was asked about Pepe’s form with the Gunners.

Toure stated that it will be difficult for his fellow country man to settle immediately into his new environment. He admitted that Pepe has a huge talent but coming from Ligue 1 to the Premier League will take some time before the player can truly discover his peak form and produce consistently for his new club. Toure who worked with Arteta at Man City said he is convinced that the former Everton midfielder is the right man to bring the best out of Pepe.
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You’re Looking for a Move to Botafogo

It has been reported that Yaya Toure, famous as the former midfielder from Manchester City is eyeing on a move to Botafogo. The ex-Barcelona world-class player has recently played for Qingdao Huanghai, the Chinese side, along with who has been able to score goals two times in his 14 appearances. But his contract with the club from Asia has already expired in 2019. And this is the reason why the Brazilian side is ready to take the 36-year-old footballer into their team on the basis of a free transfer. It is believed by some that the agents who work for Toure are having talks and discussions with the club. A contract between him and the club is set to be finalized soon.


However, Botafogo might require some assistance financially from a lot of investors for completing the signing of Toure, the former international player from the Ivory Coast. This is exactly what happened with Keisuke Honda. He was also signed with the club recently just after the board was able to manage to get cash in hand for agreeing to the contract with the Japanese who is known for his playmaking skills.
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Nemanja Matic, a Tough Opponent, Says Toure

It’s surprising to know that Yaya Toure, the famous footballer from Manchester City, has named Nemanja Matic, the midfielder from Manchester United as his toughest and biggest opponent. During the eight years of Toure with Man City, he has played a lot of matches against Matic in different championships and competitions. Toure has also helped Manchester City to win the Premier League titles thrice before leaving English football the previous year. The legend footballer from Ivory Coast has even helped in winning the FA Cup during his period at the Etihad.


Nemanja Matic was known as a vital player for Jose Mourinho who was the former coach of Manchester United. But during the time of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, he fell out of favor from the team. Although, he has high hopes to restart his career in football after returning from his injury. Matic, the midfielder from Serbia has been able to enjoy two spells with Chelsea before joining Manchester United in the year 2017. Toure was already playing for the City during that time.
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