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Yaya Toure Wins Third African Player of the Year Award
BBC Sport, January 10th, 2014 1:53PM

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The Confederation of African Football on Friday named Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure its Player of the Year for the third consecutive year. The 30-year-old Ivory Coast international beat out the likes of Chelsea and Nigeria’s John Obi Mikel and Galatasaray and Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba in winning the award. He is now the third player to have won the prize three times, emulating Ghana’s Abedi Pele and Cameroon’s Samuel Eto’o.

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