"Where we are now is because of what he has done", said Guardiola. Where we are now is because of what he has done.
"We can not forget the period from Roberto Mancini, and especially Manuel Pellegrini, Yaya was the key player".
During his spell in Manchester, Toure has won three Premier League titles, one FA Cup, two League Cups and one Community Shield.
City has already been crowned Premier League champions will host Brighton on 9 May before travelling to Southampton for the final game of the season.
The former Barcelona boss has one more year remaining on his contract, and talks over a new deal are expected to take place over the summer, but the Spaniard is in no rush.
"Yaya Toure is not going to stay next season", Guardiola explained at a press conference ahead of this weekend's home game against Huddersfield. City's current figures are 30, 102 and 93. "All the game we will be focused on winning the game against Brighton for Yaya, and we are going to try to do it for him".
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Among the beer lineup are two Star Wars-themed beers: Belching Beaver's Luke, I am Your Lager and Firestone Walker's Wookus. On the Star Wars official website it says: "Ultimately, as Star Wars Day was created by the fans, it is truly their day".
With three games remaining, City could also win the title by the largest ever margin - now the 18 points by which Manchester United captured the league in 2000 - and look certain to set a new best-ever goal difference, with their current plus-76 five goals superior to the Chelsea team of eight years ago.
Their Champions League hopes ended in quarter-final defeat to Liverpool, who have since secured a place in the final.
Pep Guardiola's side ran out comfortable winners of England's top flight this term, sealing their success with five matches of the season still to play. In Germany, you have to qualify for the Champions League to play against managers like this.
"It's not about the different competitions, the Premier League is about consistency".
"It means everything to me - I'm very happy that we won the league and won the trophy".
"My dream for next season is to come back and see a lot of guys hungry, having that desire to be better, and beat whatever we have achieved this season".