Kolo Toure

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From Wikipedia: Kolo Abib Touré (born 19 March 1981) is an Ivorian professional footballer who plays for Scottish Premiership club Celtic as a defender.

Beginning his career at ASEC Mimosas, Touré moved to Arsenal in 2002, where he made 326 appearances for the club and was a member of the famous 03–04 ‘invincibles’ side. In 2009 he moved to Manchester City, where he was joined a year later by his younger brother Yaya Touré, helping City earn its first league title in 44 years. In 2013 Touré transferred to Liverpool. He is one of the six players who have won Premier League with two different clubs, having won it with Manchester City and Arsenal.

Touré is the second-most capped player for the Ivory Coast, with 118 appearances from 2000 to 2015. He represented the team at the 2006, 2010 and 2014 FIFA World Cup tournaments. Touré also represented the Ivory Coast at seven Africa Cup of Nations in 2002, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2015, helping them finish runner-up in 2006 and 2012, while winning in 2015.

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Are Celtic & Rodgers Right In Snubbing This Premier League & Champions League Winning Midfielder?

Greek website Gazzetta recently claimed that Celtic could move in for former Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure for a short term deal after he was let go by Olympiacos not too long ago...

Celts Are Here · Jan 14

Latest: Sky Sources Comment on Strange Yaya to Celtic Rumour

According to Sky Sports, ‘Celtic Sources’ have told them the club is NOT interested in Yaya Toure after reports today claimed the bhoys were in the hunt for Kolo Toure’s younger brother...

Celts Are Here · Jan 14
Celts Are Here · Jan 14

Yaya Toure…Surely Not!

Record Sport has run with a story today which has come from Gazzetta.gr claiming Brendan Rodgers is now contemplating using Kolo Toure as a go-between to convince the midfielder to go to Celtic for the second half of the campaign...

Celts Are Here · Jan 14

Ivorian link at work again, this time in Athens

With three deals done, the pace of transfer activity at Celtic appears to be approaching relentless.

BALLS.ie · Dec 26, 2018

Rodgers And Toure ‘Seduce’ Legend’s Son Into Joining Celtic

According to L’Equipe, Brendan Rodgers and assistant, Kolo Toure, ‘seduced’ George Weah’s son, Timothy, into joining Celtic on loan from PSG...

BALLS.ie · Dec 26, 2018
Talking Baws · Dec 25, 2018

Kolo Toure Played a Key Role in Celtic’s Negotiations to Sign Timothy Weah

Celtic look set to sign exciting PSG forward Timothy Weah on loan – and it turns out their coach Kolo Toure played a key role in the negotiations...

Talking Baws · Dec 25, 2018
Metro · Dec 25, 2018

Arsenal legend Kolo Toure helps Celtic win race to sign Timothy Weah

Continue reading “Arsenal legend Kolo Toure helps Celtic win race to sign Timothy Weah” on Metro.

Metro · Dec 25, 2018
The Sun · Nov 16, 2018

Arsenal legend Kolo Toure takes major step to becoming a Premier League manager

KOLO TOURE has taken a step closer to becoming a future Premier League manager – by landing a coaching diploma.

The Sun · Nov 16, 2018
The Celtic Star · Mar 16, 2018

‘The pleasure is all mine,’ Odsonne Edouard on playing for Celtic

ODSONNE EDUARD in an interview with France Football praised his French team-mates at Celtic and thanked manager Brendan Rodgers and coach Kolo Toure for the help they have given him during his increasingly successful loan spell in Glasgow...

The Celtic Star · Mar 16, 2018
Celtic Quick News · Mar 16, 2018

‘Bhoy, Oh Bhoy! Life at Celtic is Fun,’ Edouard

ODSONNE EDOUARD has thanked Brendan Rodgers, Kolo Toure and his French countrymen Moussa Dembele and Olivier Ntcham for helping his development at Celtic...

Celtic Quick News · Mar 16, 2018
Daily Record · Mar 15, 2018

Celtic striker Odsonne Edouard gives update on Parkhead future and hails Kolo Toure’s role in his development

The 20-year-old striker is full of praise for Brendan Rodgers and outlines his targets for the rest of the season...

Daily Record · Mar 15, 2018
VideoCelts · Feb 24, 2018

Sutton: This is the type of player Celtic MUST sign for Europe

“Of those Moussa Dembele and Scott Sinclair have been a success – albeit they haven’t hit the heights of last season – and there’s just one leader among them in Kolo Toure...

VideoCelts · Feb 24, 2018
Open Goal Podcast · Jan 16, 2018

Si Ferry Meets…Kolo Toure Episode 2 – Man City, Liverpool & Celtic Invincibles

In part 2 of our chat with Kolo, the Ivorian discusses his move from Arsenal to Manchester City and his motives behind the transfer...

Open Goal Podcast · Jan 16, 2018
Daily Record · Jan 15, 2018

Kolo Toure hails ‘unbelievable’ Celtic fans as he reveals Champions League atmosphere is best he’s ever heard

The Hoops coach was speaking to Open Goal’s Simon Ferry about his career at Arsenal, Manchester City, Liverpool and Celtic...

Daily Record · Jan 15, 2018
Celts Are Here · Dec 3, 2017

Kolo Toure Too Smart for Dim Gers Fan

KOLO TOURE knows the score. the Celtic coach was approached by a fan for a picture at Glasgow Airport earlier...

Celts Are Here · Dec 3, 2017
Open Goal Podcast · Jan 11, 2018

Si Ferry Meets…Kolo Toure Episode 1 – Football in Africa, Arsenal Invincibles, UCL Final

We welcome a big name to our first show of the year with double Premier League winning and Ivory Coast internationalist, Kolo Toure sitting down with Si Ferry to chat through his career...

Open Goal Podcast · Jan 11, 2018
Football Insider · Mar 15, 2018

Odsonne Edouard: This former Celtic defender plays big brother role

Celtic’s O** F*** match winner Odsonne Edouard has revealed that Hoops technical assistant coach Kolo Toure is the figure at the club who was helped him the most...

Football Insider · Mar 15, 2018
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