Yaya Toure named 2013 BBC African Footballer of the Year0

Yaya Toure has won the 2013 BBC African Footballer of the Year award. The Ivory Coast and Manchester City midfielder, who had been nominated in each of the past four years, finally won the crown. Upon winning Toure said, “It’s a fantastic achievement because I don’t think there has ever been as many quality African […]

African Footballer of the Year: the Three Nominees5

Alexandre Song (Cameroon / Barcelona), Didier Drogba (Ivory Coast / Shanghai Shenhua) and Yaya Touré Gnégnéri (Ivory Coast/ Manchester City) are the three players to run for the title of African Footballer of the year 2012, announced Thursday the Confederation of African Football (CAF).

Is Yaya Toure the most dominant midfielder in world football today?3

When you think about dominant players in today’s game, the names that come to mind are Messi and Christiano Ronaldo, and I wouldn’t argue with that.  However, a name that isn’t mentioned is Yaya Toure, He is the first name that goes on the Manchester City team sheet and would definitely be the same way […]