YAYA SET FOR COACHING ROLE TALKS

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

YAYA IMPRESSING IN SPURS ROLE – REPORT

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

YAYA BLASTS UNITED PLAYERS OVER DERBY

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

TOURE TIPS IVORY COAST TO HAVE BETTER WORLD CUP

Ivory Coast did not go as far as they would have wanted at the ongoing African Cup of Nations tournament in Cameroon and it is much to the displeasure of their former midfield star, Yaya Toure. Toure, a well-known midfield maestro during his playing days, has revealed that he is not happy with how ‘short’ his country’s stay in Cameroon was and insisted that he knew that they could have done better judging by the quality of players they have at their disposal

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Arsenal star Nicholas Pepeand Crystal Palace danger man Wilfried Zaha are part of the current Ivory Coast team that Toure believes are capable of winning the AFCON title but they will no longer be thinking about this until the next tournament. Former Manchester City star Toure added that he had really high expectations from the squad of players that represented the country in Cameroon but stated that while they no longer have the AFCON to worry a out, they must now place their entire focus and attention on the forthcoming World Cup tournament.
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ARSENAL: LOKONGA DRAWS YAYA COMPARISON

Arsenal midfielder Albert SambiLokonga has the potential to become the new Yaya Toure in the Premier League. This is according to Anderlecht manager Vincent Kompany who was a former teammate of Yaya Toure at Manchester City. They won many titles together at the Etihad Stadium.

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Ex-Manchester City defender Kompany talked about Lokonga and how he informed Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta about Lokonga while the Spaniard was still the assistant manager at the Etihad Stadium. According to him via FIVE YouTube channel, he got to know about the immense qualities possessed by Belgian international Lokonga while he was watching football from different countries.
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YAYA OFFERS HIS SERVICES TO BARCELONA

Manchester City legend Yaya Toure has offered his services to Spanish La Liga giants Barcelona as they continue to struggle on and off the pitch. Yaya Toure made this known via his social media account as monitored by Sports Mole. According to him, he would jump at a chance to workat Barcelona if the club needs him. The Ivorian international further stated thathe has strong believe that Barcelona will recover from their recent problems to return to the top of European football. Yaya Toure disclosed that his heart isalways with the club,the people and fans.


Yaya Toure was part of the Barcelona squad that won the 2008/09 Champions League title. The midfielder played as a central defender in the final as Barcelona beat Premier League giants Manchester United 2-0 in the final to win the title and complete a fantastic treble. Barcelona had earlier won the Spanish La Liga title and the Copa Del Rey title before seeing off the Red Devils in the 2009 Champions League final. Continue reading YAYA OFFERS HIS SERVICES TO BARCELONA

WATFORD BEAT OTHERS TO TOURE 2.0

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Newly promoted Premier League outfit Watford made a big coup in the transfer market with the signing of Turkish international Ozan Tufanfrom Fenerbahce. The Hornets signed Tufan on a season-long loan deal from Turkish Super League giants Fenerbahce. To this effect, he will spend this season at Watford who are back in the Premier League after a one-year absence.

Watford secured their place in the Premier League this season after finishing second behind champions Norwich City in the English Championship last season. Brentford were able to join both Norwich City and Watford in the Premier League this season via the playoffs. Continue reading WATFORD BEAT OTHERS TO TOURE 2.0

TOURE URGES LUKAKU TO SEAL CHELSEA RETURN THIS SUMMER

Amid reports that Chelsea are closing in on the signing of their former striker Romelu Lukaku, former Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has urged the Belgian forward to mark a return to Stamford Bridge this summer.

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Lukaku, an important player for Italian Serie A giants Inter Milan, has been attracting a lot of interest from his former employers for some time now and while they have tried in the past but have failed to get him, they seem more determined now than ever in a bid to sign the striker for a club-record fee.
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