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TOURE DONATES MONEY TO MANCHESTER BOMBING VICTIMS

Manchester City star Yaya Toure has donated £100,000 to help the Manchester Arena victims. The Ivorian reportedly made the donation with his agent Dimitri Seluk. “We want to help the victims – the families of the dead or those who are now in the hospital. I spoke to Yaya on Tuesday and he was very…


Toure happy with his achievements

KoloToure said that he is happy with what he has achieved at Celtic. The former Arsenal and Liverpool defender were brought in by Brendan Rodgers to help the team with his experience of top level competition. KoloToure said that he feels that he has completed his job and that he feels that the Celtic defence…


Brendan Rodgers Promises to Rotate Defensive Players

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers says that he will continue to rotate his defence throughout this campaign. The club came up with a new defensive combination during the League Cup semi-final game against Rangers during the weekend. This led to suggestions that the manager does not favour the likes of Kolo Toure. The former Ivory Coast…


John Heitinga has returned to his former club Ajax

Former Everton defender John Heitinga has returned to his former club Ajax after a short spell with German outfit Hertha Berlin. The Dutchman is widely known for his exploits with the Dutch national team at the 2010 World Cup when they almost won the title. He played in the final against Spain that was narrowly…


Jordan Henderson has been captaining the team for much of the season

Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson has been captaining the team for much of the season due to the in and out nature of Steven Gerrard. Brendan Rodgers has not been relying upon the legendary midfielder match this season. Hence, Henderson has had to fill in as the stand-in captain on more than one occasion. As Gerrard…


Kolo Toure was brought into the starting line-up

Due to the suspension and unavailability of regular first-team defender Martin Skrtel, experienced campaigner Kolo Toure was brought into the starting line-up against Arsenal on Saturday. Liverpool were going into the match with a real need of three points in order to keep their slim hope of top four qualifications alive. Another victory for Manchester…