Kolo Toure, the Ivorian former football player was reported to have joined the Liverpool Football Club on the grounds of a free transfer from the Manchester City in the month of July in 2013, thereby signing a two-year long contract with the Reds. Toure, who played as a defender for a variety of teams before and currently working as a technical assistant at the Celtic and as a coaching staff in the Ivory Coast, of which he was a defender of before 2017 September, has graced the Premier League for a period more than a decade and has won the title with both Arsenal and City. Undoubtedly, Kolo Toure remains an important squad player who can hold his own in the first team when called upon.
Recently, there was also news being reported regarding Vakoun Issouf Bayo, a new member of the Celtic, admitting that it was his talk with Kolo Toure that convinced him of joining the Celtic. He is said to have admitted that it was this talk with Toure that made him realize that he was making the right decision. Later, he cheerfully announced the official Celtic website that he was happy being a part of the Celtic. He was reported to have stated that Kolo had called him to let him know that Celtic was interested in him. He is thrilled to be working with the Celtic club and the manager, especially with Kolo Toure.