A 20-year-old right back, on loan from Fiorentina and a center back of the same age, will not be able to have any mistakes in their game.
"Yaya is in great shape".
That issue was eventually resolved and Toure went on to regain a place and play an influential role.
Hopefully this new saga can quickly come to an amiable ending and Touré can play again in what is likely to be his final year as a Manchester City player.
They departed Manchester dressed in matching black jackets, white t-shirts and blue jeans, with the likes of Sergio Aguero, Gabriel Jesus and Raheem Sterling all looking relaxed as they prepared for their flight. Bernardo Silva and Ilkay Gundogan should also be mentioned as possible starters, but they'll probably sit on the bench for this one.
Returning last season for the first time in the last 10 years, the champion's title, Feyenoord also celebrated the return to Rotterdam of European cup matches.
The might of Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Barcelona and Juventus await them in the latter rounds and to stand a chance against them, City must put in a convincing pre-Christmas stint in the group stage.
Toure was missing from the matchday squad for the 5-0 mauling of Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium.
Manchester City pressed for a second and goalkeeper Ramon Ten Hove had to make several good saves to keep his side in it. On 70 minutes, the Feyenoord stopper was finally beaten with Edward Francis finding the net from a free kick which took a heavy deflection.
Ederson still has terrible cuts all over and City's medicinal staff will evaluate how they are recuperating before settling on a ultimate conclusion on whether to enable him to play or to run with Chilean global Claudio Bravo. His face - everyone has seen the stitches and swelling. "We'll have to do a lot of work and a lot of hoping to get through". Six players finished contracts and the only one who stayed was Yaya, because he's a special player.
They will be without captain Vincent Kompany who picked up a calf injury on international duty, whilst Ederson is doubtful after his facial injury from Mane's challenge on Saturday.