London - Manchester City's Yaya Toure has insisted that he
scored the winning goal in the Citizens last - gasp win against Swansea City
last weekend after it was awarded to Kelechi Iheanacho.
The Ivory Coast international has claimed that the ball was
heading inside the net before the Flying Eagles striker unknowingly got the
''When you see the action, the ball was going into the
net,'' Yaya Toure said.
''When you shoot on target I think it is your goal because
the intention was to score. We’ll see what the verdict it is but as far as I’m
concerned, it’s mine!''
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The identity of the goalscorer will now be decided by a
panel of experts, otherwise known as the Dubious Goals Panel, though the
official website of the English Premier League and Manchester City have
credited the stoppage - time strike to Iheanacho.
It would be the 19 - year - old's second goal in the top -
flight if the goal is awarded to him, having opened his account for this season
against Crystal Palace on September 12.
The one - cap Nigeria international made his 11th appearance
in the Premier League against Swansea City.For
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