Yaya Touré (33) stops when international Ivory coast
Yaya Touré has directly a point put behind his interlandloopbaan.
That leaves the 33-year-old Mix-Tuesday in a statement on its website.
“The writing of this piece is probably the hardest contest ever for me. After fourteen years at the highest level, this is the right time to stop,” said the midfielder.
Touré has 114 international matches behind his name for côte d’ivoire, in which he 2015 Africa Cup conquered. He was in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014-voted African footballer of the year.
Touré stressed that the decision is not taken because he level not more.” “The intensity of the training, the competitions and the fact that I am 33 years am are no reasons to stop international.”
At Manchester City Touré barely more to play. Trainer Josep Guardiola, the midfielder has not registered for the Champions League.
Guardiola will only make use of Touré as he apologised for earlier statements of his manager Dimitri Seluk. Who said that Guardiola, the midfielder has humiliated by him not to use it in the Champions League.
“Touré is only eligible for a place in the team if he apologises for those statements,” said Guardiola on Tuesday. “But Yaya still has not the courage had to call me.”