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Yaya Toure emerges BBC African Footballer of the Year award 2015

1.8487814Yaya Toure has been voted the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2015.

The 32-year-old Ivory Coast midfielder who was announced today as the BBC African Footballer of the year becomes only the third player, after Nigerians Nwankwo Kanu and Jay-Jay Okocha from Nigeria, to receive the honour twice.

Football fans voted for  Toure of  Manchester City, who first won in 2013. The voting favour of football fans put Toure ahead of Yacine Brahimi, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Andre Ayew and Sadio Mane.

Tyson Fury is the world’s new heavyweight


The dust has hardly settled but who will Tyson Fury, the world heavyweight champion, take on next?

Wladimir Klitschko has already demanded a rematch, the British big guns were in the mix whatever Saturday night’s outcome and there are three No 1 challengers being lined up.

And of course, if we can dream and all of us love a #FuryTale, there are one or two more we can throw in the mix…