The internet has been reacting to Kolo Toure signing a one-year extension at Liverpool
Kolo Toure has signed a one-year contract extension at Liverpool.
The 34-year-old Toure has agreed a one-year deal, according to reports, while Wisdom has signed a "long-term" contract, the Reds have announced.
Former Arsenal and Manchester City defender Toure made 21 appearances in all competitions during the recently completed 2014/15 season, while Wisdom has made 22 first-team appearances since making his debut in September 2012.
News of the deal got a very mixed reaction on social media:
Kolo Toure signs contract extension at Liverpool football club. *folds over in a laughing fit*— Jamie Bazley (@jamiebazley) May 26, 2015
Because we're keeping Brendan, and allowing him to make decisions. RT @Celousrach: tell me why we are keeping Kolo Toure and Andre Wisdom?— Jasmine. (@ms_ccu) May 26, 2015
Wow Kolo Toure rewarded with a new contract and Stevie was not. Hello championship.— Misunderstood (@SolXolani) May 26, 2015
Kolo Toure has extended his contract with Liverpool pic.twitter.com/SOFtlFyVaZ— Bateson (@bateson87) May 26, 2015
By now kolo toure should be in the MLS rather been regarded as the backbone of liverpool's defence. What's the need of this extension.#pity— king obed (@lordrisky1953) May 26, 2015
Kolo Toure the man that gave the most embarrassing defensive display I've ever seen against Arsenal— BILLY NO MATES (@GHOSTFACEK1LLA) May 26, 2015
Why are Liverpool PLEASED that Kolo Toure has signed a contract extension? It's like we're trying our hardest NOT to win anything— Chris Hall (@ChrisOfClubs) May 26, 2015
Liverpool football club extend 34 year old Kolo Toure's contract and let 34 year old Steven Gerrard's run out. What a mess of a club.— Conor (@ConLawrensonLFC) May 26, 2015
Message to Liverpool fans regarding Kolo Toure getting a new contract pic.twitter.com/BZZY9Av1JT— The Pirates' Tale (@ThePiratesTale) May 26, 2015
Kolo Toure signs a new contract. Emre Can thinks he can fill Gerrards boot. The club is the comedy gift that keeps on giving. #LFC— Patrick Buckingham (@PatBuckingham) May 26, 2015