Yaya Toure

Liverpool Dominate PFA Player Of The Year Shortlist

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 18.04.2014 | UK Sport

Luis Suárez, Daniel Sturridge and Steven Gerrard have been nominated for the PFA Player of the Year award in a Liverpool-heavy list. Chelsea's Ede...

In Defence of Martin Demichelis

Steven Allweis | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK Sport
Steven Allweis

For now, it is time to lay off the latest victim of football's need for a scapegoat and appreciate him for what he is: a solid enough defender doing a solid enough job. Nothing more, nothing less.

City Celebrations In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester City clinched their first League Cup in 38 years with a 3-1 win over Sunderland on Sunday. Manchester City 3-1 Sunderland: Manuel Pelleg...

Samuel Luckhurst

City 3-1 Sunderland: Pellegrini Succeeds Where Mancini Failed

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK Sport

A year ago, Manchester City fans mutinously chanted "You can stick your Pellegrini up your arse" at Wembley. On the morning of their second FA cup fin...

Samuel Luckhurst

Nasri Completes Personal Turn Around To Win City League Cup

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK Sport

A year ago, Roberto Mancini said he wanted to punch Samir Nasri when his cowardice cost Manchester City a derby defeat. Now, the supporters will want ...

FTBpro PFA Fan Player of the Month Award - The Six Finalists

Crippy Cooke | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Sport
Crippy Cooke

The votes are in and six finalists have emerged for January's FTBpro PFA Fan Player of the Month award. Luis Suarez, Santi Cazorla, Eden Hazard, Yaya Toure, Yohan Cabaye and Emmanuel Adebayor are the first six finalists of the New Year after some impressive performances in the Premier League.

Everything's Going City's Way As They Go Top (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Sport

Two seasons ago a depleted Tottenham side led by an English manager were thrashed 5-1 at home by Manchester City and lightning struck again in the rai...

Who Makes The 11? Premier League Team Of The Year So Far

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 27.12.2013 | UK Sport

With the 19th matchday upon us this weekend, it would take an outstanding performance by an individual to force their way into the Premier League team...

Samuel Luckhurst

Thumbs Up! City Hold Off Gallant Fulham In 4-2 Win

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Hail the new super sub. Edin Džeko might still disapprove of his unofficial moniker, in which case Jesús Navas will accept it with greater enthusias...

With Pressure on Qatar Mounting, Russia Is Getting Away With It

Matt Clough | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport
Matt Clough

Russian football is not without its problems - far from it. Racism still rains down from the terraces on a regular basis, recently being aimed at Manchester City's Yaya Touré, who promptly and with plenty of just cause called for the 2018 competition, which is to be hosted by the country, to be boycotted.

Kick It Out

Mark Foster | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport
Mark Foster

When we see the ugly and offensive spectacle of Yaya Toure being targeted for racial abuse in the recent match in Russia, it goes to show that some parts of the world have yet to even get to the starting blocks.

City in Danger of Being a Soft Touch

Isaac Leigh | Posted 29.12.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Isaac Leigh

Manchester City's decision to replace Roberto Mancini with Manuel Pellegrini this summer was greeted with widespread relief by players and supporters alike.

Hours After Russia Fans Are Punished For Racist Chanting, This Happens

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Sport

Hours after CSKA Moscow were punished for their fans' racist chanting, some Spartak Moscow fans unveiled a swastika banner during their Russian Cup ti...

Yaya Touré: Black Players Could Boycott 2018 Russia World Cup Over Racism

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Sport

Yaya Touré suggested black players could boycott the 2018 World Cup in Russia after he alleged he was racially abused during Manchester City's Champi...

WATCH: Newcastle Students Stop Traffic Singing Yaya/Kolo Touré Chant (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK Sport

Students in Newcastle brought traffic to a standstill when they poured out onto the streets for a rendition of Manchester City's Yaya/Kolo Touré chan...

Jovetić Off The Mark As City Maintain Momentum With 5-0 Thrashing Of Wigan (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Sport

The last time Manchester City faced Wigan they suffered the biggest FA Cup final shock in 25 years and Roberto Mancini was sacked three days later. On...

Samuel Luckhurst

'I Expect A Reaction From All Of Them'

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Sport

"I've not even thought about Wednesday yet," David Moyes replied when asked about Manchester United's League Cup tie with Liverpool. Still raw, if not...

Samuel Luckhurst

Forlorn United Hit For Four By City

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Sport

Humiliation has typified the Manchester derby in recent seasons and after City's 6-1 triumph at Old Trafford and United's 11-point title win it was th...

Touré Hits Screamer As City Record First Champions League Win In Seven (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Sport

Manchester City recorded their first Champions League victory since December 2011 against Viktoria Plzeň as Yaya Touré hit a phenomenal 25-yard stri...

GALLERY: Touré's Best City Moments In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 05.04.2013 | UK Sport

Yaya Touré yesterday signed a four-year contract with Manchester City, and it is arguable the Ivory Coast international is the club's most significan...

'I Don't Know If He's Okay Or Not'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.03.2013 | UK Sport

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has criticised Belgium counterpart Marc Wilmots for selecting captain Vincent Kompany this week. Kompany ma...

'I Would Love To End My Career Here'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK Sport

Yaya Touré has said he would "love" to end his career at Manchester City. The Ivory Coast international has become a vital figure in Roberto Manci...

GALLERY: City Beat Chelsea 3-2 In Community Shield

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 12.08.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester City have won the Community Shield for the first time since 1972 after a 3-2 victory against 10-man Chelsea at Villa Park. Premier Leagu...

Feelings and Tactics Before the Manchester Derby

Steven Allweis | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Sport
Steven Allweis

Derbies are emotive occasions at the best of times. Rational thought is obscured by a mélange of nerves, tension and anxiety. A concoction of fear and hope intertwine amongst bursts of dread. It's certainly not enjoyable but this one supersedes any other. It is the Manchester derby. And the Premier League title is on the line.

Has Mario Balotelli Cost Manchester City the Title?

Steven Allweis | Posted 23.06.2012 | UK Sport
Steven Allweis

I firmly believe perspective is needed with Balotelli. Yes, he's a hugely volatile and temperamental individual, someone who is just as likely to score the winning goal as he is to celebrate it by attacking the opposition manager, but he deserves far more respect than he currently receives.