VIDEO: Ivorian midfielder Toure scores brilliant goal in Man City's Champions League win

Reuters, Tuesday 17 Sep 2013

Ivory Coast's Yaya Toure helps Manchester City to a 3-0 victory over Viktoria Plzen in their opening Champions League group-stage game on Tuesday

Yaya Toure
Manchester City's players, Yaya Toure, left, and Samir Nasri, second left, celebrate their second goal, during the Champion's League Group D soccer match against Viktoria Plzen , in Plzen, Czech Republic (Photo: AP)

Manchester City demonstrated their Champions League intent this season by crushing Viktoria Plzen 3-0 in their opening Group D game on Tuesday.

Edin Dzeko, Yaya Toure and Sergio Aguero scored in a 10-minute period early in the second half against the Czech champions.

Dzeko put the English side ahead in the 48th minute, slotting home under keeper Matus Kozacik after Aguero's pass.

Five minutes later Ivorian midfielder Toure produced the moment of the match, cutting inside and unleashing a magnificent swerving shot from 30 metres that flew into the net.

Aguero added the third with a left-footed shot from the edge of the area.

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Yaya Toure's goal

 
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