Yaya Toure wins African Footballer of the Year Award

Yaya Toure wins African Footballer of the Year Award

YayaToureCote d’Ivoire international, Yaya Toure, on Thursday won the African Footballer of the Year Award.

The Manchester City midfielder beat Super Eagle midfielder, Mikel Obi, and compatriot Elephant of Cote d’Ivoire captain, Didier Drogba to pick the award at the Glo/CAF award held in Lagos.

Thursday’s win made it the third successive continental football crown for the former Barcelona midfielder.