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Yaya Toure Ivory Coast midfielder resumes Manchester City training

Toure joined the first team in training on Tuesday, September 27 before their Champions League clash with Celtic.

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Raheem Sterling and Yaya Toure play Yaya Toure trains with Manchester City first team before their Champions League game against Celtic (Ian Hodgson)

Veteran midfielder Yaya Toure rejoined Manchester City training ahead of their Champions League game away at Celtic which they drew 3-3.

Toure has been out of the first team for a while Pep Guardiola demanding an apology from the midfielder’s agent for some comments he made about the coach and the club.

Yaya Toure play Yaya Toure has not been involved with the first team for most of this season (Mercury Press/REX/Shutterstock)

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Although Toure’s agent has not dropped any apology, the midfielder joined the first team in training on Tuesday, September 27 before their Champions League clash with Celtic the following day.

Sergio Aguero and Pep Guardiola play Pep Guardiola wants an apology from Yaya Toure's agent (Ian Hodgson/Daily Mail)

 

Toure’s last appearance for City came in the second leg of the Champions League play-off against Steaua Bucharest, with City already leading 5-0 from the away fixture.

Yaya Toure play Yaya Toure trains with Manchester City first team before their Champions League game against Celtic (AFP/Getty Images)

 

The 33-year-old was subsequently omitted from City's squad for the group stage.

The former Ivory Coast international was, however, all smiles as he trained at the City Football Academy, the first 15 minutes of which were open to the media.

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