Pep Guardiola is "so happy" to have Yaya Toure back in his Manchester City side. The Ivorian, who was frozen out earlier this season, broke the deadlock in City's win over Hull City on Boxing Day to move into second spot in the Premier League table. Kelechi Iheanacho and Curtis Davies' own goal made it 3-0 and following the triumph Guardiola praised Toure. Read More: Klopp talks up Liverpool's title chances.
"Absolutely deserved, since he's come back his performances have been outstanding," Guardiola told Sky Sports. "He's a huge personality, and he always plays with good intelligence. Congratulations because you did well in giving man of the match to Yaya. "We are so happy that he's come back, he was always a part of us, but now he's back playing."