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Vincent Kompany

BornApril 10, 1986

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.
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Manchester City vs Bristol City: Preview, team news and score prediction
Manchester City clash with Bristol City on Tuesday in a Carabao Cup semi-final first leg
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Reports: Manchester City set to beat rivals for £60 million rated star
This signing would see Manchester City beating their league rivals and further strengthening their squad
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Manchester City transfer round-up: Zaha identified as January target, Chelsea to enter van Dijk race, and more - 19th December 2017
All the transfer news and rumours surrounding Manchester City.
Kompany pays tribute to 'exceptional' Silva
Kompany pays tribute to 'exceptional' Silva
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5 centre-backs Manchester City should be targetting in January
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Greatest Belgium Xl of all time 
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EPL 2017/18: Five reasons why Manchester City will win the EPL this year
EPL 2017/18: Five reasons why Manchester City will win the EPL this year
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All-time Premier League injured XI
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10 times Football Manager predicted the future
10 times Football Manager predicted the future
Here we look at ten predictions Football Manager made that changed the course of the beautiful game forever.
10 times Football Manager predicted the future
10 times Football Manager predicted the future
Here we look at ten predictions Football Manager made that changed the course of the beautiful game forever.
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
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
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