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Video: Yaya Toure Got a Birthday Cake from Manchester City Despite Agent Claims

Mark Patterson@@MarkPattersonBRUK Staff WriterMay 20, 2014

Yaya Toure, according to explosive quotes from his agent Dimitri Seluk which appear in today's newspapers, is prepared to leave Manchester City because they forgot his birthday:

Manchester City forget Yaya Toure's birthday—now he wants to leave #mcfc, says his agent. http://t.co/HoRPonkddF pic.twitter.com/oanlxXjFjD

— Bleacher Report UK (@br_uk) May 20, 2014

The only trouble with that, however, is that Toure did have his birthday marked by the club—and Manchester City have it on film.

As you can see in the video above from around the 2:30 mark, there was a presentation to Toure as they flew on their tour to Abu Dhabi after the season ended. Cake was served, champagne was poured, and his team-mates on board sang him "Happy Birthday."

The plot thickens.

[H/T 101 Great Goals for the video]

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