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Manchester City, Belgium legend Vincent Kompany retires from football, to continue in managerial role at Anderlecht
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Manchester City, Belgium legend Vincent Kompany retires from football, to continue in managerial role at Anderlecht

Kompany joined Anderlecht from Manchester City in 2019 as player-manager, and now takes over from Franky Vercauteren, who had been handling coaching duties, in a purely managerial role.

Former Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany calls for more diversity in football to tackle racism
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Former Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany calls for more diversity in football to tackle racism

A member of the recently created Fifpro's global player council, Kompany said that football's main problem when tackling racism lies in the fact that the people controlling the game are not directly confronted with discrimination.

Premier League: What’s wrong with Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City? Nothing, as seen in 3-1 victory over Leicester City
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Premier League: What’s wrong with Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City? Nothing, as seen in 3-1 victory over Leicester City

There were countless other chances; in the last 20 minutes, Leicester could barely breathe as they tried to resist the City tide. Rodgers called his opponent exceptional.

Premier League: From Vincent Kompany's undeniable presence to Eden Hazard's sublime skill, a look at Firstpost's 'Team of Decade'
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Premier League: From Vincent Kompany's undeniable presence to Eden Hazard's sublime skill, a look at Firstpost's 'Team of Decade'

After ten years of non-stop action and some truly excellent football, let's take a look at players that made this decade special in our Premier League Team of the Decade

Premier League: Manchester City don't need to sign another defender, best form of defence is to attack, says Vincent Kompany
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Premier League: Manchester City don't need to sign another defender, best form of defence is to attack, says Vincent Kompany

Manchester City’s defensive resources have been stretched thin this season but former captain Vincent Kompany says they do not need to sign another defender in January to get their Premier League title defence back on track.

Champions League: Tanzanian star Mbwana Samatta set sights on Liverpool as Mohamed Salah fights for fitness ahead of Genk clash
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Champions League: Tanzanian star Mbwana Samatta set sights on Liverpool as Mohamed Salah fights for fitness ahead of Genk clash

While Liverpool hope to have Mohamed Salah back alongside Sadio Mane in attack in time for Wednesday's Champions League meeting with Genk in Belgium, their opponents have their own African forward who is a superstar in his home country.

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne left out of Belgium squad due to groin injury
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne left out of Belgium squad due to groin injury

De Bruyne, 28, missed City's midweek Champions League win over Dinamo Zagreb after suffering the injury in the Premier League victory over Everton on 28 September

EURO 2020 qualifiers: Belgium's Vincent Kompany ruled out of clashes against San Marino, Kazakhstan due to injury
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EURO 2020 qualifiers: Belgium's Vincent Kompany ruled out of clashes against San Marino, Kazakhstan due to injury

Kompany had been out of action since 23 August when he picked up a thigh injury against Genk.

Premier League: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola relying on Fernandinho to play centre-back against Watford as injuries plague defence
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Premier League: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola relying on Fernandinho to play centre-back against Watford as injuries plague defence

Watford are bottom of the league but come into the match against Manchester City, buoyant after recovering from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 against Arsenal

Premier League: John Stones ruled out for six weeks with muscular injury to worsen Manchester City's defensive problems
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Premier League: John Stones ruled out for six weeks with muscular injury to worsen Manchester City's defensive problems

Stones is expected to miss Premier League clashes with Watford, Everton, Wolves and Crystal Palace, as well as Dinamo Zagreb's visit to the Etihad in the Champions League in two weeks' time.

Premier League: Manchester City to build statue outside Etihad stadium in honour of former captain Vincent Kompany
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Premier League: Manchester City to build statue outside Etihad stadium in honour of former captain Vincent Kompany

Vincent Kompany will miss playing in his Manchester City testimonial on Wednesday due to a hamstring injury, but was in attendance as the club also named a road at their training base after the centre-back.

RSC Anderlecht player-manager Vincent Kompany picks up hamstring injury as winless start to managerial debut continues
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RSC Anderlecht player-manager Vincent Kompany picks up hamstring injury as winless start to managerial debut continues

Anderlecht next meet Standard Liege on 1 September while Kompany has a farewell match planned at Manchester City on 11 September

Pep Guardiola to take charge of Manchester City Legends, Roberto Martinez to manage All-stars XI in Vincent Kompany’s testimonial match
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Pep Guardiola to take charge of Manchester City Legends, Roberto Martinez to manage All-stars XI in Vincent Kompany’s testimonial match

Vincent Kompany's testimonial match will be played on 11 September with Manchester City Legends taking on Premier League All-Stars at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester.

Anderlecht player-coach Vincent Kompany says he will not compromise on his philosophy despite losing first match
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Anderlecht player-coach Vincent Kompany says he will not compromise on his philosophy despite losing first match

Vincent Kompany has said he will not be swayed from his plans to rebuild Anderlecht and will stick with a policy of fielding young players despite losing at home in his first match in charge of Belgium’s most successful club.

Goalkeeper Rui Patricio turns hero as Wolves beat Manchester City in penalties to clinch Premier League Asia Trophy
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Goalkeeper Rui Patricio turns hero as Wolves beat Manchester City in penalties to clinch Premier League Asia Trophy

Goalkeeper Rui Patricio was the hero for Wolves, saving three spot-kicks after their Asia Trophy final against Manchester City went to penalties on Saturday in Shanghai.

Premier League: Manchester City players to decide new captain following Vincent Kompany's departure, says coach Pep Guardiola
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Premier League: Manchester City players to decide new captain following Vincent Kompany's departure, says coach Pep Guardiola

Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola said on Wednesday that he will let his players decide who will captain the Premier League champions next season following the departure of long-time skipper Vincent Kompany.

Samir Nasri follows former Manchester City teammate Vincent Kompany to Anderlecht in bid to 'be an example to the younger generation'
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Samir Nasri follows former Manchester City teammate Vincent Kompany to Anderlecht in bid to 'be an example to the younger generation'

Samir Nasri's career has included spells with City, Arsenal and Sevilla as well as 41 appearances for his country, with his latest club being West Ham United, where he failed to make an impact.

Vincent Kompany to take up player-manager role at former club RSC Anderlecht after leaving Manchester City
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Vincent Kompany to take up player-manager role at former club RSC Anderlecht after leaving Manchester City

Kompany left Anderlecht in 2006 to join Hamburger SV, after which he moved to City in 2008, before the club came under Abu Dhabi ownership and became a major force in the English game

Premier League: Vincent Kompany announces decision to leave Manchester City after 11 trophy-laden years at club
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Premier League: Vincent Kompany announces decision to leave Manchester City after 11 trophy-laden years at club

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has announced that he is to leave the club after 11 trophy-laden years.

FA Cup: Pep Guardiola hails Manchester City for an 'incredible year' after achieving domestic treble
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FA Cup: Pep Guardiola hails Manchester City for an 'incredible year' after achieving domestic treble

Pep Guardiola saluted Manchester City's history makers after they clinched the domestic treble with a swaggering 6-0 rout of Watford in the FA Cup final on Saturday.