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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
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        (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
“Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has named two players from rivals Manchester United in his top five signings of the summer.”
 The Independent  Today
“Yaya Toure has named his top five summer signings ahead of the Manchester derby this weekend and TWO of them are from rivals United! The Manchester City star, who is expected to line-up against Louis van Gaal's side at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday, picked”
 Daily Mail  Today
“Manchester City and Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure has admitted ahead of the Manchester derby that Angel Di Maria and Radamel Falcao are fantasic singings for United.”
 International Business Times  Today
“Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has explained that Manchester City’s Yaya Toure “looks a bit bored” to him, ahead of Sunday’s Manchester derby.”
 Inside Futbol  Today
“Toure revealed his five top buys from the summer included two players from City's rivals United - and surprisingly Liverpool's Mario Balotelli.”
 The Daily Express  Today
“United smashed the British transfer record with a £60m move for Angel Di Maria while Radamel Falcao followed him in on loan. The two both caught City star Toure's eye - as did Liverpool's swoop for Mario Balotelli.”
 Daily Star  Today
“Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has questioned Manchester City's attitude towards their opponents by respect to their opponents and are struggling to utilise "bored" Yaya Toure in the right way.”
 Sports Mole  Today
“Toure has not yet hit his best form this season after four impressive campaigns at City. That has led to some criticism from fans and pundits alike. And ahead of the Manchester derby on Sunday (1.30pm), Scholes has suggested that the 31-year-old appears bored.”
 The Daily Express  Today
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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    Joe Hart Richard Wright
    Willy Caballero
    Defenders
    Bacary Sagna Pablo Zabaleta
    Dedryck Boyata Gael Clichy
    Aleksandar Kolarov Matija Nastasic
    Martin Demichelis Eliaquim Mangala
    Vincent Kompany
    Midfielders
    Scott Sinclair David Silva
    Jesus Navas Yaya Toure
    Frank Lampard Samir Nasri
    James Milner Fernandinho
    Fernando
    Forwards
    Edin Dzeko Stevan Jovetic
    Sergio Aguero
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