Yapi Yapo pines for Prem
Ivorian playmaker eager to prove himself in England
By Giscard Gourizro. Last Updated: October 7, 2008 7:53pm
Yapi Yapo: Keen on Prem
Gilles Yapi Yapo has told skysports.com of his ambition to ply his trade in the Premier League.
Ivory Coast international Yapi Yapo has been linked with a move to England's top flight, with Stoke City and West Bromwich Albion mooted as potential suitors.
And the 26-year-old midfielder has voiced his desire to one day leave Swiss outfit Young Boys for a Premier League club.
The former Nantes player told skysports.com: "I am in good form right now, my ambition has always been to play in the Premier League.
"People tend to say the only league for me is the Spanish league, but I can cut it in the Premier League.
"My technique is second to none. I am a great passer of the ball and, while the England is fast and physical, I can cope.
"It is good to be linked with teams in the Premier League. It is the league to be in."