Wilfried Bony

Born: December 10, 1988 (age 27)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Bingerville, Ivory Coast
Nationality: Cote D'Ivoire flag Ivorian

Position: Striker
Team: Manchester City (no. 12)
Wilfried Bony of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park on August 23, 2015
Career History
Senior2007-2011Sparta Prague
2011-2013Vitesse
2013-2015Swansea City
2015-Manchester City
International2010-Ivory Coast
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Vurnon Anita beats Joe Hart to equalise for Newcastle United against Manchester City in the Premier League on April 19, 2016
Result: Newcastle United, Manchester City share the points
Vurnon Anita cancels out a strike from Sergio Aguero as Newcastle United come from behind to draw 1-1 with Manchester City in the Premier League.
Apr 19, 21:37
Sandro and 14-year-old Samir Nasri in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and West Bromwich Albion on April 9, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini defends Samir Nasri exclusion from Champions League squad
Manuel Pellegrini defends his decision to remove Samir Nasri from his Champions League squad for the second half of the season.
Apr 9, 22:22
Joe 'head and shoulders' Hart applauds supporters during the Champions League quarter-final between Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City on April 6, 2016
Team News: Joe Hart, Samir Nasri back for Manchester City
Joe Hart and Samir Nasri return to the Manchester City starting XI as they welcome West Bromwich Albion to the Etihad.
Apr 9, 16:34
Manchester City's Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English League Cup quarter-final football match between Manchester City and Hull City at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northwest England on December 1, 2015
Report: Everton ponder Wilfried Bony approach
Manchester City centre-forward Wilfried Bony is on Everton's list of potential replacements for Romelu Lukaku, according to a report.
Apr 3, 12:29
Manchester City's Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English League Cup quarter-final football match between Manchester City and Hull City at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northwest England on December 1, 2015
West Ham United eye Wilfried Bony swoop?
Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony is reportedly one of the names on West Ham United's shortlist for a new forward this summer.
Mar 30, 21:53
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring in the Manchester derby on March 20, 2016
Result: Marcus Rashford fires Manchester United to derby glory
Marcus Rashford scores the only goal of the Manchester derby to hand Man Utd a 1-0 victory over Man City, closing the gap on the top four to just one point.
Mar 20, 17:55
Yaya Toure celebrates opening the scoring in fine fashion during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Aston Villa on March 5, 2016
Team News: Yaya Toure, Pablo Zabaleta recalled for Dynamo Kiev clash
Manuel Pellegrini makes two changes to his Manchester City starting lineup by handing recalls to Pablo Zabaleta and Yaya Toure.
Mar 15, 18:45
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Dynamo Kiev in the Champions League on February 24, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Dynamo Kiev
Sports Mole previews the second leg of the Champions League last-16 tie between Manchester City and Dynamo Kiev.
Mar 15, 10:04
Patrick Bamford in action for Norwich City on March 5, 2016
Team News: Patrick Bamford gets first Norwich start, still no Raheem Sterling for Man City
Patrick Bamford gets his first start for Norwich City, while Raheem Sterling remains on the bench for Manchester City and Fernando comes in for Yaya Toure.
Mar 12, 11:51
Fernandinho of Manchester City and Robbie Brady of Norwich City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Norwich City at Etihad Stadium on October 31, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Premier League encounter between Norwich City and Manchester City at Carrow Road.
Mar 11, 14:56
Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Aston Villa on March 5, 2016
Result: Manchester City back on track with Aston Villa rout
Manchester City turn on the second-half style to see off Aston Villa 4-0 at the Etihad Stadium.
Mar 5, 16:50
Raheem Sterling clutches his afro after missing a shot during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Team News: Raheem Sterling drops to Manchester City bench
Raheem Sterling drops out of the Manchester City starting XI for the visit of Aston Villa.
Mar 5, 14:09
James Milner is mounted by teammates after scoring during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester City on March 2, 2016
Result: Liverpool dent Manchester City title hopes
Liverpool deal a major blow to Manchester City's title hopes with a commanding 3-0 victory over Manuel Pellegrini's side at Anfield.
Mar 2, 21:51
Wilfredo Caballero of Manchester City looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at White Hart Lane on September 26, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Team News: Willy Caballero preferred to Joe Hart for League Cup final showdown
Willy Caballero is selected in goals for Manchester City in their only change from last time out, while Liverpool are unchanged for the League Cup final showdown.
Feb 28, 15:34
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Etihad Stadium on November 21, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Preview: Liverpool vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Sunday's League Cup final as Liverpool and Manchester City do battle at Wembley for some silverware.
Feb 26, 17:58
Manchester City's Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English League Cup quarter-final football match between Manchester City and Hull City at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northwest England on December 1, 2015
Manchester City trio in line for return in League Cup final
Manchester City trio Wilfried Bony, Eliaquim Mangala and Jesus Navas are all expected to return from injury in Sunday's League Cup final against Liverpool.
Feb 26, 14:06
Outgoing manager Manuel Pellegrini watches on during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Manchester City on February 2, 2016
Preview: Dynamo Kiev vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the Champions League last-16 first leg between Dynamo Kiev and Manchester City at the Kiev Olympic Stadium.
Feb 24, 14:11
Outgoing manager Manuel Pellegrini watches on during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Manchester City on February 2, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Champions League more important than FA Cup for Man City'
Manuel Pellegrini admits that Sunday's FA Cup tie at Chelsea is not Manchester City's top priority ahead with the Champions League and League Cup final on the horizon.
Feb 19, 14:34
John Stones applauds after Everton's League Cup semi-final first leg with Manchester City on January 6, 2016
Manchester City to offer three players for John Stones?
Manchester City are reportedly planning to offer Everton three players in exchange for John Stones.
Feb 14, 10:18
Kelechi Iheancho of Manchester City celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Capital One Cup fourth round match at the Etihad Stadium on October 28, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Kelechi Iheanacho replaces Samir Nasri in Manchester City Champions League squad
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini reveals that Kelechi Iheanacho will replace Samir Nasri in his Champions League squad for the knockout stages.
Feb 1, 21:17
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini gestures from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Swansea City at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on December 12, 2015
Preview: Sunderland vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Premier League clash between Sunderland and Manchester City at the Stadium of Light.
Feb 1, 20:59
Manchester City's English midfielder Raheem Sterling (L) falls after a challenge from Aston Villa's English-born Irish defender Ciaran Clark in the penalty area during the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and Manchester City at Vi
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole casts its eye ahead to Saturday's FA Cup fourth-round tie between two Premier League teams at opposite ends of the table, Aston Villa and Manchester City.
Jan 29, 01:17
Manchester City's Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English League Cup quarter-final football match between Manchester City and Hull City at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northwest England on December 1, 2015
Wilfried Bony rubbishes talk of Manchester City departure
Wilfried Bony rubbishes suggestions that he could leave Manchester City by insisting that he is "happy" at the club.
Jan 20, 10:10
Wilfried Bony of Manchester City celebrates his teams opening goal, an own goal by Adil Rami of Sevilla during the UEFA Champions League Group D match between Manchester City and Sevilla at Etihad Stadium on October 21, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Agent: 'Wilfried Bony staying at Manchester City'
Wilfried Bony's agent insists that the Ivorian will not be leaving Manchester City this month.
Jan 18, 19:44
Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace is closed down by Eliaquim Mangala (R) and Aleksandar Kolorov (L) of Manchester City during the Capital One Cup fourth round match between Manchester City and Crystal Palace at the Etihad Stadium on October 28, 2015 in Manc
Preview: Manchester City vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Manchester City and Crystal Palace at the Etihad Stadium.
Jan 14, 16:13
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero slices his shot wide during the League Cup semi-final first leg against Everton at Goodison Park on January 6, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Everton
Sports Mole looks ahead to Wednesday's Premier League clash between Manchester City and Everton at the Etihad Stadium.
Jan 11, 21:05
Fernandinho of Manchester City and Robbie Brady of Norwich City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Norwich City at Etihad Stadium on October 31, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's all-Premier League FA Cup third-round clash between Norwich City and Manchester City at Carrow Road.
Jan 7, 21:34
Everton's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (R) skips past Manchester City's English goalkeeper Joe Hart to score but the goal is ruled offside during the English Premier League football match between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park in Liverpool
Preview: Everton vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first leg of the League Cup semi-final between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park.
Jan 5, 21:14
Wilfred Bony reacts after missing a penalty for Man City against Sunderland on December 26, 2015
Wilfried Bony ruled out of Manchester City League Cup semi-final against Everton
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini reveals that Wilfried Bony will miss the first leg of their League Cup semi-final with Everton due to a calf injury.
Jan 5, 13:36
Wilfred Bony reacts after missing a penalty for Man City against Sunderland on December 26, 2015
Wilfried Bony wants Sergio Aguero partnership
Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony urges head coach Manuel Pellegrini to select him alongside Sergio Aguero in the final third for the rest of the season.
Jan 1, 19:51
Watford manager Quique Sanchez Flores hugs Odion Ighalo after the 3-0 win over Liverpool on December 20, 2015
Preview: Watford vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Watford and Manchester City at Vicarage Road.
Dec 31, 15:58
Alexksandar Kolarov and Jamie Vardy in action during the game between Leicester City and Manchester City on December 29, 2015
Result: Leicester City, Manchester City play out stalemate
Leicester City miss the chance to return to the top of the Premier League table after drawing 0-0 with Manchester City at the King Power Stadium.
Dec 29, 21:34
Leicester striker Jamie Vardy arrives off the bus before the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Leicester City at Liberty Stadium on December 5, 2015
Team News: Jamie Vardy starts for Leicester City
Jamie Vardy will lead the line for Leicester City in their top-of-the-table clash with Manchester City.
Dec 29, 18:49
Manchester City's Chilean headcoach Manuel Pellegrini looks on before the UEFA Champions League football match Juventus vs Manchester City on November 25, 2015
Manuel Pellegrini happy with "very important" victory
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini talks up the importance of his side's 4-1 victory over Sunderland at the Etihad Stadium.
Dec 26, 22:45
Little Kevin de Bruyne is congratulated by David Silva after scoring for Man City against Sunderland on December 26, 2015
Result: Manchester City thrash Sunderland to close gap on leaders
Manchester City thrash Sunderland 4-1 to move within three points of Premier League leaders Leicester City.
Dec 26, 17:06
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City picks up an injury during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Southampton at the Etihad Stadium on November 28, 2015
Team News: Sergio Aguero misses out for Manchester City
Sergio Aguero drops out of the starting lineup for Manchester City's Premier League clash with Sunderland at the Etihad Stadium.
Dec 26, 14:02
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City scores the opening goal from the penalty spot during the Capital One Cup third round match between Sunderland and Manchester City at Stadium of Light on September 22, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Preview: Manchester City vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole casts its eye forward to the Boxing Day Premier League affair between Manchester City and Sunderland.
Dec 23, 16:23
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City picks up an injury during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Southampton at the Etihad Stadium on November 28, 2015
Manuel Pellegrini defends Sergio Aguero selection
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini stands by his decision to start Sergio Aguero at Arsenal on Monday, despite the Argentine only just returning from a heel problem.
Dec 23, 13:39
Manchester City's Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony (R) walks off the pitch after hurting his hamstring during the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and Manchester City at Villa Park in Birmingham, central England on November 8, 2015.
Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony questions Sergio Aguero start at Arsenal
Wilfried Bony believes that he should have started for Manchester City ahead of the returning Sergio Aguero on Monday against Arsenal.
Dec 23, 09:48
Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal skips past Yaya Toure of Manchester City during the Gunners' 2-1 victory at the Emirates Stadium on December 21, 2015
Match Analysis: Arsenal 2-1 Manchester City
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Arsenal's 2-1 victory over Manchester City in their top-of-the-table showdown at the Emirates Stadium.
Dec 21, 23:02
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2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516