Vincent Kompany

A Manchester City legend and in his day one of the best centre-backs in world football.  

https://www.football4football.com/storage/img/articleimages/originals/fkvPnncYcXDEH7jgyhtjftiWwKSwGNEKgQN.jpg NO WAY PAST: Kompany's strength won many a battle with big-name centre forwards but he had a lot more to his game.

The Player

 

Strong, agile and intelligent; Vincent Kompany was the rock of Manchester City's excellent defensive performances. A true leader, he was totally committed to defending. After playing in midfield early in his career, he made the centre-back position his own. 

 

Key Skills
  • Intelligent positional sense
  • Physical presence
  • Composed ball distribution

 

 

Kompany is a leader on the pitch and scored some iconic goals for Manchester City

 

 

Kompany is the kind of player that can lift a performance. His dominant & composed presence, gave his team confidence.
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Quick Facts
  • 1. Made his Anderlecht & Belgium debuts aged 17
  • 2. Captained Manchester City to their 1st Prem title
  • 3. He owns a Belgian 3rd division football club

 

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Final Note

Kompany will go down as one of the best defenders ever to play on English soil thanks to outstanding performances for Manchester City. 

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