Yaya Touré


Roberto Mancini told his Man City players they were "s**t" without Yaya Toure

Roberto Mancini once told his Manchester City title-winning squad they were "s**t" without Yaya Toure following a 1-0 defeat to Everton. City lost to The Toffees in January 2012 thanks to a solitary goal by former Manchester United midfielder Darren Gibson. City's loss coupled with United's win at Stoke meant Mancini's side were ahead only on goal difference, and the Italian pulled no punches when telling his side where they fell short.

Tottenham report: Antonio Conte set to make midfielder compared to Yaya Toure his first signing - and he could arrive at a cut-price

Tottenham Hotspur are keen on AC Milan star Franck Kessie, compared by many to legendary midfield presence, Yaya Toure. Antonio Conte got to see a lot of Kessie during his time in Serie A, managing the AC Milan midfielder's rivals, Inter for two years. According to a report from Journalist Paul Brown , the Italian is interested in the player.

Former Man City midfielder Yaya Toure working with Tottenham academy

Former Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure is working with Tottenham’s academy this week as he builds towards his coaching badges.The 38-year-old, who played 316 times for City between 2010 and 2018, started at Hotspur Way on Wednesday to gain more experience.It is understood he will spend a couple of days a week at the club as he continues towards his A License, though there is no set time.Toure will work in a department overseen by academy manager Dean Rastrick, working alongside Chris Powell, and will have no direct involvement with the first team.There is a promising crop of youngsters in...

Yaya Toure coaching Tottenham youth as three-time Premier League winner studies for badges

Three-time Premier League winner Yaya Toure is helping to coach Tottenham's youngsters as the club assists him with gaining his coaching badges. While Toure is not technically being employed by Spurs, the ex-Manchester City midfielder is working alongside academy coaches Dean Rastrick and Chris Powell on an informal basis to gain experience.

Yaya Toure working with Tottenham on coaching badges

Yaya Toure is working with the Tottenham academy as he strives to earn his UEFA coaching badges. The former Manchester City and Barcelona midfielder has been without a club since January 2020 when he left Chinese side Qingdao FC. He spent time training with Leyton Orient a few months later but did not sign a contract, instead turning his focus to coaching.

Enock Mwepu: Yaya Toure is Brighton midfielder's 'African idol'

After opening his Premier League goalscoring account for Brighton & Hove Albion, there could be much more to come from Enock Mwepu if the midfielder can emulate the man he calls his "African idol". The 23-year-old grew up with a keen eye on Yaya Toure, and Mwepu's strike at Liverpool...