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TOURÉ, Yaya

Yaya TOURÉ
Manchester City FC (ENG)
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Full name Gnégnéri Yaya Touré  
Date of Birth May 13, 1983
Birthplace Sokoura Bouaké, Ivory Coast
Height 191 cm
Position Central midfielder (or defensive midfielder / attacking midfielder)
Foot Right
Nationality Ivorian
Club Manchester City FC (ENG)
Nation Ivory Coast
Int. debut Age 21 (June 20, 2004 - vs. Egypt)
World Cups 9 matches (2014: 3 / 2010: 3 / 2006: 3)
Honours

Country
1
African Cup of Nations (2015)
Club
1
FIFA Club World Cup (2009)
1 UEFA Champions League (2008-09)
1 UEFA Super Cup (2009)
2 Spanish Championships (2008-09, 2009-10)
2 English Championships (2011-12, 2013-14)
1 Greek Championship (2005-06)
1 Ivorian Championship (2001)
1 English Cup (2010-11)
1 Spanish Cup (2008-09)
1 Greek Cup (2005-06)
1 English League Cup (2014)
1 English Super Cup (2012)
1 Spanish Super Cup (2009)
Individual
4
African Player of the Year (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)

CAREER TRANSFERS
Date From - To Fee €m
07.2010
Barcelona
-
Manchester City
30.0
07.2007
Monaco
-
Barcelona
9.0
08.2006
Olympiacos
-
Monaco
5.5
07.2005
Metalurh Donetsk
-
Olympiacos
2.7

01.2004

Beveren
-
Metalurh Donetsk
2.0
07.2001
Mimosas
-
Beveren
Free
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


TFR PLAYERS
Teams represented (central column) +
TFR Players Rankings (right column)
2016-17 Manchester City (ENG)
-
2015-16 Manchester City (ENG)
102
2014-15 Manchester City (ENG)
122
2013-14 Manchester City (ENG)
39
2012-13 Manchester City (ENG)
81
2011-12 Manchester City (ENG)
40
2010-11 Manchester City (ENG)
128
2009-10 Barcelona (SPA)
48
2008-09 Barcelona (SPA)
149
2007-08 Barcelona (SPA)
184

OTHER TFR RANKINGS
2016-17 None
-
2015-16 None
-
2014-15 None
-
2013-14 Top Scorers
26
2012-13 None
-
2011-12 None
-
2010-11 None
-
2009-10 None
-
2008-09 None
-
2007-08 None
-

CAREER STATISTICS
League Appearances & Goals
2016-17 Manchester City
25
5
2015-16 Manchester City
32
6
2014-15 Manchester City
29
10
2013-14 Manchester City
35
20
2012-13 Manchester City
32
6
2011-12 Manchester City
32
6
2010-11 Manchester City
35
8
2009-10 Barcelona
23
1
2008-09 Barcelona
25
2
2007-08 Barcelona
26
1
2006-07 Monaco
27
5
2005-06 Olympiacos
20
3
2004-05 Metalurh Donetsk
22
2
2003-04 Metalurh Donetsk  
11
1
- Beveren
12
0
2002-03 Beveren
30
0
2001-02 Beveren 
28
0



DID YOU KNOW ?

Yaya is the younger brother of defender Kolo Touré. He also has a younger brother named Ibrahim who is a professional footballer too.

At Manchester City he was allocated squad number 42, which is the reverse of the number 24 jersey he sported at Barcelona, since Patrick Vieira had already been allocated number 24.