Former Manchester Metropolis and Barcelona star Yaya Toure has paid a go to to Liverpool’s pre-season coaching camp.
The Reds are at the moment within the second week of their coaching camp in Austria, as they construct up their preparations for the brand new Premier League season.
Jurgen Klopp and his gamers are because of journey to newly-promoted Norwich Metropolis on August 14, earlier than welcoming Burnley to Anfield every week later.
Liverpool have already had some minutes on the pitch this week with two 30-minute friendlies towards FC Wacker Innsbruck and Stuttgart, with each video games ending in 1-1 attracts.
Forward of their subsequent pleasant towards Mainz on Friday, Toure, the brother of former Reds defender Kolo, visited the Liverpool coaching camp.
The ex-Man Metropolis midfielder posted two photos on his Instagram, with one alongside Klopp – and the opposite with Mohamed Salah, Virgil van Dijk and Sadio Mane.
Toure wrote: “Nice to satisfy coach Klopp and watch the Liverpool squad coaching!
“High supervisor and what a humble man, actually loved my time with you coach Klopp and the lads right here in the present day.”
Mane has revealed the rationale for Toure’s go to, and what ambitions the Ivory Coast worldwide has for the longer term.
“I stated, ‘Yaya, do you assume it’s the finest concept to return to observe our coaching?!’ He stated, ‘My buddy, I’m coming there! Simply ask your boss’,” Mane instructed Liverpoolfc.com.
“He’s a really, superb man and I’ve identified him since 2004. He’s buddy of mine so we at all times communicate and when he requested me if I can ask the boss whether or not he can come to observe coaching I stated, ‘With pleasure’ and I believe the boss was glad to have Yaya with us in the present day to observe coaching and be taught one thing as a result of I want him all one of the best.
“He desires to be a supervisor sooner or later and all of the boys had been glad to see him, to have a fast dialog with him and have slightly little bit of a discuss Metropolis and Liverpool. It was good to satisfy him once more.”
After going through Mainz, Klopp will get his Liverpool gamers prepared for an additional pleasant towards Hertha Berlin subsequent week, earlier than returning to England for 2 extra matches at Anfield towards Athletic Membership and Osasuna.
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