Manchester City FC have released a statement following the death of Yaya Toure's brother Ibrahim:
The thoughts of everyone at Manchester City FC are with Yaya and Kolo Toure following the death of their younger brother Ibrahim.Ibrahim was a regular visitor to Carrington and was a popular figure among the staff and players and was extremely close to his two older brothers.
The Ivorian Football Federation announced that Ibrahim passed away on Thursday, 19 June in Manchester and the thoughts of everyone connected with City are with the Toure family at this most difficult time.
My sincere condolences to the Toure family for the loss of Ibrahim. We are all saddened by this news. Keep strong.
The Ivory Coast Football Association released a statement saying the 28-year-old had died in Manchester. It's being reported Ibrahim Toure had been battling cancer, and was being treated in the North West.