Kolo Toure played for Arsenal Football Club. The former Ivorian defender joined Arsenal from ASEC Mimosas in 2002 for £150,000. Toure left Arsenal for Manchester City in 2009 for £14m. In total, he made 326 appearances for Arsenal and scored 14 goals. Toure wore the number 5 and number 28 shirts for Arsenal. He was part of the Invincibles squad that won the league without losing a match. Toure was born on March 19, 1981. He is currently a first team coach at Leicester City.
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Arsenal aren't generally known as a club that constantly start brawls, fights and riots, but that just makes the occasions where things do kick off all the more memorable.
Back in 2002 Arsenal signed Kolo Touré, and the defender went on to be part of the Gunners' unbeaten league season, but it didn't start out so promisingly.
Celtic youngster Jack Aitchison says he wants to emulate Arsenal's all-time top goalscorer Thierry Henry with the help of former Gunner Kolo Toure.
Jack Wilshere has said he wants to help young players coming through the Arsenal ranks, just as Kolo Toure, Alex Song and Cesc Fabregas did for him in the past.
Kolo Toure believes that his willingness to listen while playing alongside Sol Campbell at Arsenal was key to their on-pitch partnership.
Kolo Toure has retired from playing to take up a coaching role at Celtic.
Ex-Arsenal defender Kolo Toure has backed his old manager Arsene Wenger to succeed in his next two years at the Emirates Stadium.
Kolo Toure has officially been announced as a coach for the Ivory Coast national team.
On 13 April 2009, Kolo Toure demanded a transfer following a falling out with Arsenal teammate at the time, William Gallas.
On this day in 2002, Arsenal signed Kolo Toure from ASEC Mimosas after a short trial.
Kolo Toure looks set to become a player-coach at Celtic under Brendan Rodgers.
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Monday saw the Gunners jet off to the USA, as well as more developments in a few transfer stories.
Former Gunner, Kolo Toure, has signed for Celtic on a one-year deal.
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