Yaya Toure facing no action

  • Last Updated: February 10 2014, 16:54 GMT

Manchester City have received a huge boost after the Football Association decided to take no action against midfielder Yaya Toure for an apparent kick at Norwich's Ricky van Wolfswinkel.

Yaya Toure: Faces no action for clash at Norwich
Yaya Toure: Faces no action for clash at Norwich

The Ivory Coast star could have faced a three-match ban but the three-man panel of former elite referees which reviewed the incident did not unanimously believe it was an act of violent conduct.

That will come as a huge relief to City boss Manuel Pelligrini as his club chase the Premier League and FA Cup trophies.


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