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Toure Yayá confirms his desire to return to Barça and talks about Messi's future

Published:16/04/2021 - 15:16h

Updated:16/04/2021 - 15:16h

Toure Yayá, now retired, spoke in an interview about his desire to return to FC Barcelona as a coach. The African also remembered his departure from Barça and spoke about the future of Leo Messi

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Toure Yayá Was in his day one of the best midfield players of the world. The African arrived to the FC Barcelona in 2007 and despuntó like mediocentro pure winning the respect of all the planet football. A player with a command of spectacular balloon, with a lot of stride and with a physicist portentoso that fit to perfection in the team. However, the arrival of Pep Guardiola changed his but in the Barça.

The trainer Of Santpedor trusted Sergio Busquets like mediocentro and began to explain more with the coast marfileño like head office. By this reason, in the summer of 2010, the one of Ivory Coast decided to do the cases and put course to the Manchester City. His relation with the technician was not the best and wanted to be indisputable in the midfield, no in defence. In an interview to the 'BE', Touré explained last it that it was to take this decision.

"I know that in Barcelona want me a lot. It was a very difficult decision for me. There it had it everything: football, life, climate... Had to the best to my side, to Xavi, to Iniesta... Therefore I always want to finish in Barcelona. I look the TV in Catalan, TV3", commented, kidding. With these words, the one of Sokoura Bouaké left to fall something that confirmed shortly after, that wants to return to the group barcelonista like trainer.

"I am finish my licence of trainer. Barcelona for me is the team in which I want to finish. I do not know if in the Barça B, in the Juvenile... But I want to work in the Barcelona. In The Masia would love me work, still have house in Barcelona", aimed. It will be necessary to see if the club decides to explain sometime with him, although it remains clear that by part of the African there will be any problem to the hour to adapt .

On the other hand, Yayá also pronounced about the future of Leo Messi, to the that does not see far of the Camp Nou. The costamarfileño does not imagine to the '10' out of the City Condal and wishes that it renew prompt. "I expect that Messi remain in the Barça. When they ask me how it is, I say that it is a normal uncle, that does not speak a lot, but that it is a very affectionate person. I do not see him out of the Barcelona. See to Messi in another team would be rare", signalled.

Finally, taking advantage of the dispute of the final of Glass of the King between Barcelona and Athletic, the ex midfield player, now withdrawn, remembered his golazo in the final copera that his Barça won him to the 'lions' in 2009. "Keita Happens me the balloon. It was central and if it lost was an important risk. I control and had the confidence to run this risk. I see to Toquero that comes... I look, a, two, three... I kick and well, how Messi! I look it in Youtube and say: hostia, I have done this!", it concluded between laughs.

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