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Profile of the Ivorean footballer Yaya Toure, who currently plays as a midfielder at Man City. The 31-year old player Toure joined Manchester City from Barcelona and wears the number 42 shirt.

Yaya Toure
Man City badge Man City
        (Squad number 42)

Ivory Coast Ivory Coast

Yaya Toure Career
2001–2003Beveren70(3)
2003–2005Metalurh Donetsk33(3)
2005–2006Olympiacos26(3)
2006–2007Monaco27(5)
2007–2010Barcelona74(4)
2010–Manchester City140(39)

2004–Ivory Coast85(16)

Yaya Toure : Man City News
“CSKA Moscow striker Ahmed Musa claims Manchester City are "weak" opponents but it is unfair that in the same competition a year ago and fans directed monkey chants at Yaya Toure.”
 Eurosport  Today
“Cape Town - Manchester City are likely to be without midfielder Frank Lampard Lampard's absence will be offset by the expected return to the starting line-up of Yaya Toure, who was used as a substitute against Spurs after a draining stint of”
 Sport24  Today
“A’isha Dalal became an internet sensation after she walked out with Manchester City’s Yaya Toure wearing her headscarf. She is believed to be the first mascot to wear a headscarf and the image was shared across the world over social media.”
 Asian Image  Yesterday
“The first of the incidents actually involved Manchester City, when monkey chants were directed at Yaya Toure in the same fixture last year. Musa said that the punishment “was unfair.”
 Caught Offside  Today
“The first of those offences came when City visited in the same competition a year ago and fans directed monkey chants at Yaya Toure.”
 Sky Sports  Today
“Toure drops down to the bench after returning early from international duty, while Joe Hart is retained in goal. Bacary Sagna is also in with Pablo Zabaleta not in the squad and Fernando comes into the starting XI with Fernandinho on the bench.”
 Daily Star  2 days ago
“Yaya Toure starts from the bench for Manchester City’s early kick-off match against Tottenham at the Etihad, while Roberto Soldado starts for Spurs.”
 The Independent  2 days ago
“Manuel Pellegrini claims Manchester City and Yaya Toure are unconcerned about the midfielder continuing to play for the Ivory Coast, despite the Ebola outbreak. Around 4,500 people have died in West Africa after contracting the disease.”
 Manchester Evening News  3 days ago
Yaya Toure Career Honours
  • Club: Cote d'Ivoire Premier Division: 2001
  • Club: Super League Greece: 2005–06
  • Club: Greek Cup: 2005–06
  • Club: La Liga: 2008–09, 2009–10
  • Club: Copa del Rey: 2008–09
  • Club: Supercopa de Espana: 2009
  • Club: UEFA Champions League: 2008–09
  • Club: UEFA Super Cup: 2009
  • Club: FIFA Club World Cup: 2009
  • Club: Premier League: 2011–12, 2013–14
  • Club: FA Cup: 2010–11, Runner-up: 2012–13
  • Club: Football League Cup: 2013–14
  • Club: FA Community Shield: 2012, Runner-up: 2011, 2014
  • Country: Africa Cup of Nations Runner-up: 2006, 2012
  • African Footballer of the Year: 2011, 2012, 2013
  • ESM Team of the Year: 2013–14
  • PFA Premier League Team of the Year: 2011–12, 2013–14
  • FA Community Shield Man of The Match: 2012
  • BBC African Footballer of the Year: 2013
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    Goalkeepers
    Joe Hart Willy Caballero
    Richard Wright
    Defenders
    Bacary Sagna Pablo Zabaleta
    Eliaquim Mangala Vincent Kompany
    Matija Nastasic Martin Demichelis
    Dedryck Boyata Aleksandar Kolarov
    Gael Clichy
    Midfielders
    Scott Sinclair David Silva
    Jesus Navas James Milner
    Samir Nasri Frank Lampard
    Fernandinho Yaya Toure
    Fernando
    Forwards
    Edin Dzeko Stevan Jovetic
    Sergio Aguero
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