The Cote d’Ivoire international was in Russia as a pundit for a sports television channel, after his country failed to qualify from their qualification group, at the expense of Morocco.
Toure got over the disappointment by having a great time at the quadrennial showpiece with some football legends.
And brilliant bumping into these legends today!!! Amazing players 🙌🏾 pic.twitter.com/7ZNM9ITGUo— Yaya Touré (@YayaToure) June 25, 2018
In 2012, former Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini likened the midfield maestro to Gullit who won the Ballon d’Or in 1987and led Netherlands to Euro 1988 triumph as a captain.
Time to head home! ✈️— Yaya Touré (@YayaToure) June 25, 2018
Really enjoyed my time covering the @FIFAWorldCup with @beINSPORTS
I’d like to thank the all the production staff, presenters and other guests for making me feel so welcome! 🙌🏾 pic.twitter.com/RVIev9aNSg
Toure is still in search for a new club after ending his eight-year stay with Manchester City at the end of the 2017-18 season.