Yaya Toure Gives Man City Premier League Title Race Verdict


Yaya Toure, the former Manchester City midfielder believes that the race to the title of Premier League is firmly in the balance after the results of Sunday. The Blues, on Wednesday, moved to the top of the league based on goal difference thanks to their victory of 3-1 at Emirates Stadium. Arsenal has been able to reclaim their place in the league after their win against Aston Villa in the early kick-off.

Man City had the chance to move back into first at Nottingham Forest. Regardless of having dominated the progress at the City Ground, Chelsea couldn’t add to the goal of Bernardo Silva and had been to pay the score had been equalized by Chris Wood. Continue reading Yaya Toure Gives Man City Premier League Title Race Verdict


New Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Yves Bissouma has revealed that Manchester City legend Yaya Toure is his football idol. He talked about Yaya Toure being his hero as a child in a video posted on the Tottenham Hotspur Twitter handle last week.

Yaya Toure is back at Tottenham Hotspur as a coach in their academy on a permanent deal. His role as a Spurs coach was confirmed in the summer. He had a temporary academy coaching role at the club last season. The former Manchester City player arrived as a permanent academy coach at Tottenham Hotspur this summer and around one month after the North London club signed Malian star Bissouma. Spurs paid around £25m to secure the transfer of Bissouma from fellow Premier League side Brighton and Hove Albion. He had one year left on his last contract with the Seagulls. Continue reading BISSOUMA REVEALS HIS FOOTBALL IDOL




Premier League legend Yaya Toure has bagged his first coaching appointment in English football after North London side Tottenham Hotspur confirmed that he has joined their coaching staff.

Yaya Toure has moved into management since he retired from professional football some years ago. He previously held coaching positions at Ukrainian side Olimpik Donetsk and Akhmat Grozny in the Russian league. The former Barcelona and Manchester City midfielder left Grozny last summer. He joined Tottenham Hotspur on a part-time basis towards the end of last year and his permanent coaching role has now been confirmed. Continue reading YAYA TOURE CONFIRMED AS SPURS COACH


Ivorian star Franck Kessieenjoyed the influence of Yaya Tourebefore he made the decision to sign for Spanish La Liga side Barcelona this summer. Kessieis a new player at Barcelona following his free transfer move. The former Atalantamidfielder joined Barcelona as a free agent at the start of this month after his AC Milan contract ended at the end of last month. Kessieinitially joined AC Milan on loan from fellow Italian Serie A team Atalanta before the deal was made permanent. He turned down contract offers at AC Milan to arrive at a decision to sign for Catalan giants Barcelona.

The free transfer signing of Kessie was confirmed by Barcelona during the first week of this month. He has signed a four-year deal with the Spanish La Liga team until the end of the 2025/26 season. He has a €500m release clause in his Barcelona contract. Continue reading YAYA TOURE INFLUENCE ON KESSIE REVEALED


Crystal Palace are ‘seriously interested’ in signing Nigeria international Joe Aribo, according to The Athletic. Aribo, described as ‘unique’ and even ’like Yaya Toure’ by Ezri Konsa, made a whopping 57 appearances for Rangers during the 2021/22 season. The Nigeria international turned out in a variety of positions ranging from centre-midfield to centre-forward, scoring nine times and providing ten assists. [Transfermarkt]

The 25-year-old’s last goal of the season came in the Europa League final defeat to Frankfurt, and it looks as if a move to the Premier League could now be in the cards. The Athletic’s Jordan Campbell provided a Rangers transfer update on Friday, looking at the club’s summer plans. When it came to ‘who could go for big money’, Campbell said there is ‘serious interest’ from Palace when it comes to Aribo, with the Eagles believing the Rangers midfielder would fit in at Selhurst Park. Continue reading             CRYSTAL PALACE REPORTEDLY INTERESTED IN PLAYER LIKENED TO TOURE


Tottenham Hotspur are set to hold talks with Yaya Toure over a fulltime coaching role at the club according to the report from the London Evening Standard. It was stated that Spurs officials want Yaya Toure to stay at the club in a fulltime coaching role. The Manchester City legend has been at Tottenham Hotspur since December. He has been working with the Spurs academy set-up in the process of earning his coaching badges.

38-year-old Yaya Toure has turned to football management since he retired from football two years ago. The former Barcelona and AS Monaco star sees management as the next stage of his career. To this effect, the Ivorian has been working on his UEFA A coaching licence at Spurs. Continue reading YAYA SET FOR COACHING ROLE TALKS


Ivorian football legend Yaya Toure is impressing in his role as a coach with the youth team setup at Tottenham Hotspur according to the reportscoming out of the British media. It was reported by the Daily Express that Yaya Toure is making a big impact at Spurs following his appointment as a coach for the various youth teams at the club until the end of the season.

Yaya Toure joined Spurs in a coaching capacity in December 2021 and was drafted into the youth team setup immediately. A recent report from the Daily Mail stated that the former Barcelona, AS Monaco and Manchester City midfielder could be made a permanent coach in the Tottenham Hotspur youth team setup, but the report is said to be wide off the mark by sources close to Caught Offside. For now, the Manchester City legend is a youth team coach at Spurs until the end of the season. Continue reading YAYA IMPRESSING IN SPURS ROLE – REPORT


Manchester City legend Yaya Toure was delighted that the Premier League holders were able to take Manchester United apart in their latest Manchester Derby clash in the Premier League at the start of this month, but that didn’t stop him from criticising the United players for their lack of fight especially in the second half. Yaya Toure was a guest analyst for the Manchester Derby on Premier League TV alongside former Manchester United players namely Michael Owen and Paul Scholes.

Yaya Toure said that his mentality was to always play for the shirt and the supporters while he was still playing professional football and that the Manchester United players didn’t play for the badge on their chests during the Manchester Derby encounter with Manchester City. According to him, being inferior to Manchester City is not an excuse for not playing with fighting spirit. Continue reading YAYA BLASTS UNITED PLAYERS OVER DERBY