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Vincent Kompany Biography

Vincent Jean Mpoy Kompany is a Belgian footballer who is the captain of English team Manchester City and the Belgium national team. A versatile player, Kompany is capable of playing at both centre back and defensive midfield. In the 2011-12, Manchester City, under the captaincy of Kompany, won the Premier League for the first time in 44 years. Kompany started his career at Anderlecht at the age of 17, winning several awards including the Belgian Golden Shoe and the Belgian Ebony Shoe. In June 2006, he was acquired by Hamburg for a fee of €10 million. In 2008, Manchester City bought Kompany from Hamburg on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee thought to be in the region of £6 million. Two days later, Kompany made his Manchester City debut against West Ham United, scoring his first goal against Wigan Athletic. The folllowing year, Kompany signed a new five-year deal with City that will keep him at the club until 2014. On 16 April 2011, Kompany captained Manchester City's victory over main rivals Manchester United in the 2010–11 season FA Cup Semi Final at Wembley Stadium, with City winning the game 1-0. He finished the season with the titles Manchester City Official Supporter's Player of the Year and the Manchester City Player's Player of the Year for his outstanding performances throughout the season clocking up to 50 appearances in all competitions. On 25 July signed a six year deal with the club- the longest of its kind in the clubs history.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Vincent Kompany
Nationality Belgium
Position Defender
Current Club Manchester City
Shirt Number 4
Career
Clubs
Manchester City Aug 2008 - Present
Hamburger SV Aug 2006 - Aug 2008
RSC Anderlecht Aug 2003 - Aug 2006
National
Belgium Under 21 Jan 2008 - Dec 2008
Belgium Jan 2004 - Present
Stats
Clubs
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Manchester City
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2017/2018 Premier League 7 0 0 4 0 576
2016/2017 Premier League 11 3 0 5 0 822
FA Cup 2 0 0 0 0 210
League Cup 2 0 0 0 0 136
2015/2016 Premier League 14 2 0 5 0 1179
UEFA Champions League 7 0 0 0 0 362
League Cup 1 0 0 1 0 120
2014/2015 Premier League 25 0 0 7 0 2034
UEFA Champions League 7 0 0 1 0 630
FA Cup 1 0 0 1 0 90
2013/2014 Premier League 28 4 1 6 1 2365
UEFA Champions League 4 1 0 1 0 360
League Cup 3 0 0 0 0 270
FA Cup 2 0 0 1 0 134
2012/2013 Premier League 26 1 0 3 1 2239
UEFA Champions League 6 0 0 2 0 540
FA Cup 4 0 0 1 0 310
Community Shield 1 0 0 1 0 90
2011/2012 Premier League 31 3 2 5 1 2774
UEFA Champions League 6 0 0 1 0 540
UEFA Europa League 3 0 0 1 0 192
FA Cup 1 0 0 0 1 12
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 90
2010/2011 Premier League 37 0 1 6 0 3330
UEFA Europa League 8 0 0 1 0 587
FA Cup 5 0 0 2 0 362
2009/2010 Premier League 25 2 2 2 0 1913
League Cup 4 0 0 1 0 286
FA Cup 3 0 0 0 0 300
2008/2009 Premier League 34 1 1 8 0 2995
UEFA Europa League 9 0 0 3 0 737
FA Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
Total 319 17 7 69 4 26675
Hamburger SV
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RSC Anderlecht
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National
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Belgium
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2018 Russia WC Qualification Europe 2 0 0 0 0 180
2016 France EC Qualification 7 0 1 3 2 537
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 6 2 0 0 0 540
World Cup 4 0 0 1 0 390
2012 Poland/Ukraine EC Qualification 8 1 0 4 2 694
2010 South Africa WC Qualification Europe 5 0 0 0 0 450
2008 Austria/Switzerland EC Qualification 7 0 0 1 0 519
2006 Germany WC Qualification Europe 7 0 0 3 0 506
Total 46 3 1 12 4 3816
Belgium Under 21
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Vincent Kompany Latest News & Articles

Kompany pays tribute to 'exceptional' Silva
Kompany pays tribute to 'exceptional' Silva
David Silva is enjoying another fine season at Manchester City and Vincent Kompany has been impressed with the playmaker.
5 centre-backs Manchester City should be targetting in January
5 centre-backs Manchester City should be targetting in January
Manchester City can no longer rely on Vincent Kompany, here are some centre-backs they should be looking at in the January transfer window
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Five defenders who can replace Vincent Kompany at Manchester City
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EPL 2017/18: Five things that could be different at Manchester City this season
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Manchester City didn't have the best of seasons under Guardiola last campaign and here are 5 things that could change in the 2017/18 season.
EPL 2017/18: Five reasons why Manchester City will win the EPL this year
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With so much money being spent in the transfer window, Manchester seem bound to win the league -- and here's why
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5 signings that could win Manchester City the Premier League
5 signings that could win Manchester City the Premier League
Here are the 5 players who solve problem positions, add depth and provide firepower for Pep Guardiola's City to win the league next season.
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Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 22nd May 2017
Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 22nd May 2017
A quick roundup of the biggest transfer news from Europe today
EPL 2016/17, Manchester City 0-0 Manchester United: Player Ratings
EPL 2016/17, Manchester City 0-0 Manchester United: Player Ratings
The Manchester derby ended in acrimonious circumstances as Marouane Fellaini was shown a red card for a headbutt.
EPL 2016/17: Manchester City vs Manchester United Combined XI
EPL 2016/17: Manchester City vs Manchester United Combined XI
The cream of the crop from the two Manchester sides.
EPL 2016/17: Southampton 0-3 Manchester City, 5 talking points
EPL 2016/17: Southampton 0-3 Manchester City, 5 talking points
A classy second half display from Manchester City saw them beat Southampton 3-0 at the St. Mary's stadium.
5 players who are better in FIFA than in real life
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Players who have higher ratings than they deserve.
EPL 2016/17: Chelsea 2-1 Manchester City, 5 Talking Points
EPL 2016/17: Chelsea 2-1 Manchester City, 5 Talking Points
Chelsea saw off Manchester City's challenge to virtually seal the Premier League title.
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