The 33-year-old converted from the spot as Pep Guardiola’s charges secured a 3-0 victory over Hull City at the KCOM Stadium on Boxing Day
Yaya Toure maintained his 100 per cent penalty record in the Premier League to help Manchester City record a 3-0 win over Hull City on Boxing Day.
The midfielder broke the deadlock after 72 minutes at the KCOM Stadium, converting from the spot after Andrew Robertson fouled Raheem Sterling in the penalty area.
Kelechi Iheanacho soon doubled City’s lead before Curtis Davies put the ball into his own net in the dying stages of the affair.
10 – Yaya Toure has scored all 10 of his @premierleague penalties, the best 100% record in the competition. Flawless.
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) December 26, 2016
Toure has now scored all 10 of his Premier League penalties for City, who moved up to the second in the table and seven points behind leaders Chelsea after their victory over strugglers Hull.
It was also the third consecutive year in which the 33-year-old has found the back of the net on Boxing Day, having previously done so against Sunderland in 2015 and West Brom in 2014.
.@YayaToure has scored on three successive #BoxingDays! #hullvcity
— Manchester City (@ManCity) December 26, 2016
Toure has now scored three league goals for City so far this season.