Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Transfer News: Kolo Toure completes his move to Liverpool from Manchester City



In the bid to strengthen their team for the new season, Liverpool has finalized their deal to bring in Ivorian defender, Kolo Toure from Manchester City. The 32-year-old moved from Anfield on a two-year deal after his contract at Etihad Stadium ended.
Kolo Toure who joined City in July, 2009 for £14m and has made about 102 appearances for the English side ever since, he was also part of the team that won the Premier League in the 2011-12 season.

Toure told the club's website: "This means a lot to me. Firstly, I'm joining one of the best clubs in England.
"When I left City it was important for me to stay in England because it's the best league - and to join Liverpool is massive for me.
"I chose Liverpool because of the history and because of the spirit of the team and the people here."