Quitting the scene when the ovation is loudest is a common advise usually given to public figures. 

However, Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure looks set to run foul of that unwritten law as he is set for a return to the Ivorian national team.

The 34-year old who stepped away from national team duties in September 2016 after winning 113 caps in 14 years via a tweet on Boxing Day said he is available to play for the Elephants again.

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He tweeted: 

However instead of the drums to be rolled out for Yaya Toure's impending comeback, opinions have been divided with a larger section blasting the midfielder of making a needless comeback which is premised on selfish gains rather than for patriotism.

See some reactions from fans here: