Vincent Kompany

Born: April 10, 1986 (age 31)

Height: 6'4" (193cm)

Hometown: Uccle, Belgium
Nationality: Belgium Belgian

Position: Defender
Team: Manchester City (no. 4)
Vincent Kompany of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawthorns on August 10, 2015
Career History
Senior2006-2008Hamburger SV
2008-Manchester City
International2004-Belgium
Sports Mole has 1,241 articles about Vincent Kompany. Articles 1 to 40:
City skipper Vincent Kompany in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City on August 12, 2017
Manchester City handed Vincent Kompany, Ilkay Gundogan boost
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola expects to have Vincent Kompany to call upon against Crystal Palace this weekend, while Ilkay Gundogan may also be involved.
16:56
Vincent Kompany of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawthorns on August 10, 2015
Pep Guardiola: 'Vincent Kompany back in training'
Vincent Kompany is back in training for Manchester City after shaking off a calf injury, club boss Pep Guardiola confirms.
Sep 15, 17:36
A general view of Vicarage Road Stadium under going Renovations to the East Stand prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Sheffield Wednesday at Vicarage Road on December 14, 2013
Preview: Watford vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Watford and Manchester City at Vicarage Road.
Sep 15, 11:38
City skipper Vincent Kompany in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City on August 12, 2017
Pep Guardiola 'considering Vincent Kompany future'
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is reportedly considering Vincent Kompany's future after being left furious at the centre-back following his latest injury setback.
Sep 10, 22:06
Toby Alderweireld applauds at the end of the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United on April 10, 2016
Report: Manchester City keen on Tottenham Hotspur star Toby Alderweireld
Manchester City are reportedly monitoring Toby Alderweireld's contract situation at Tottenham Hotspur with a possible view to a future move.
Sep 10, 12:24
Philippe Coutinho in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on March 12, 2017
Team News: Philippe Coutinho out, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain on bench for Liverpool
Philippe Coutinho misses out on Liverpool's trip to Manchester City, while new signing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is named on the bench.
Sep 9, 11:32
Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson barks orders during his side's Premier League clash with Watford at Vicarage Road on August 12, 2017
Combined XI: Manchester City vs. Liverpool
Ahead of this weekend's Premier League clash between Manchester City and Liverpool, Sports Mole selects a combined XI from the two squads.
Sep 8, 15:44
City skipper Vincent Kompany in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City on August 12, 2017
Vincent Kompany ruled out of Liverpool match
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says that a calf problem will keep club captain Vincent Kompany out of Saturday's Premier League clash with Liverpool.
Sep 8, 14:06
David Silva goes up against Jordan Henderson during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester City on December 31, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Manchester City and Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium.
Sep 7, 15:46
Stefano Okaka scores the opener during the Premier League game between Watford and Liverpool on August 12, 2017
Joleon Lescott: 'Liverpool defence better than Manchester City's'
Former Manchester City defender Joleon Lescott insists that the Citizens currently have a weaker defence than weekend opponents Liverpool.
Sep 6, 19:14
Manchester United manager Ryan Giggs walks to the dugout prior to kick-off against Norwich in the Premier League match on April 26, 2014
Ryan Giggs backs Manchester clubs to challenge for Premier League title
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs believes that the Premier League title race will be between his former club, Manchester City and Liverpool this season.
Sep 2, 21:08
Raheem Sterling nets a last-minute winner during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Manchester City on August 26, 2017
Vincent Kompany: 'Bournemouth made life tough for Manchester City'
Vincent Kompany insists that Manchester City "deserved" their late winner against Bournemouth as they "played well" at the Vitality Stadium.
Aug 26, 22:20
City skipper Vincent Kompany in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City on August 12, 2017
Vincent Kompany: 'Manchester City can learn from Manchester United'
Vincent Kompany intends to help bring through Manchester City's younger players, as he targets a decade of dominance for the Citizens.
Aug 20, 09:57
Tottenham Hotspur defender Kyle Walker in action during the North London derby against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016
Team News: Kyle Walker, Danilo start for City
Kyle Walker and Danilo make their competitive debuts for Manchester City.
Aug 12, 16:34
Ryan Giggs the Manchester United interim manager looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on May 3, 2014
Ryan Giggs: 'Manchester City will be team to beat in the Premier League'
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs believes that Manchester City will be the team to beat in the Premier League this season.
Aug 1, 12:44
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Pep Guardiola: 'I want another defender'
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says that he will attempt to sign another defender before this summer's transfer window closes.
Jul 29, 21:19
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany warms up before his side's Premier League match against Everton at the Etihad Stadium on October 15, 2016
Vincent Kompany: 'New Manchester City players hungry to succeed'
Vincent Kompany is optimistic that Manchester City's six new signings are "hungry to win" titles with the club, as he targets a third Premier League crown.
Jul 25, 11:29
Russia's defender and captain Sergey Ignashevich watches Belgium's forward Romelu Lukaku control the ball during the Group H football match between Belgium and Russia at The Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 22, 2014
Vincent Kompany: 'Romelu Lukaku can turn Manchester United into title hopefuls'
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany believes that fellow Belgian Romelu Lukaku could prove the signing to turn Manchester United into Premier League title hopefuls.
Jul 19, 19:56
Pep Guardiola celebrates after the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City 10 years off reaching Barcelona's level'
Pep Guardiola admits that his squad "had grown old" and required overhauling, but says it will take far more work to guide Manchester City among the world's elite.
Jul 4, 15:17
Manchester City's Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English League Cup quarter-final football match between Manchester City and Hull City at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northwest England on December 1, 2015
Wilfried Bony vows to rediscover scoring touch at Manchester City
Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony believes that his injury issues are to blame for a lack of impact at the club, but vows to get back on track in the 2017-18 season.
Jul 2, 14:03
Belgium's Romelu Lukaku celebrates after scoring the 0-2 goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying football match between Croatia and Belgium, at the Maksimir stadium in Zagreb, on October 11 ,2013
Team News: Romelu Lukaku spearheads the Belgium attack against Estonia
Everton striker Romelu Lukaku leads the line for Belgium's trip to Estonia.
Jun 9, 19:25
Everton manager Roberto Martinez looks on during the Capital One Cup semi-final first leg against Manchester City at Goodison Park on January 6, 2016
Result: Michy Batshuayi, Marouane Fellaini net in Belgium win
Michy Batshuayi and Marouane Fellaini score the goals as Belgium record a 2-1 win over Czech Republic in Monday night's international friendly in Brussels.
Jun 5, 21:36
Belgium's Kevin De Bruyne celebrates after scoring with Belgium's Vincent Kompany during the Euro 2016 qualifying match between Belgium and Bosnia and Herzegovina at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels, on September 3, 2015
Team News: Vincent Kompany handed captaincy in Eden Hazard absence
Vincent Kompany marks his first appearance for Belgium in 18 months by taking on the captain's armband in Eden Hazard's absence.
Jun 5, 19:03
Manchester City defender Vincent Kompany in action for Belgium on August 14, 2013.
Vincent Kompany reveals international retirement plans
Belgium ace Vincent Kompany, who has not featured for the Red Devils in two years, suggests that he will retire from international football after the 2018 World Cup.
Jun 2, 16:35
Eden Hazard is strangled by Perparim Hetemaj during the international friendly between Belgium and Finland on June 1, 2016
Eden Hazard to remain Belgium captain despite Vincent Kompany return
Vincent Kompany returns to Belgium's squad for the upcoming qualifier against Estonia, but Eden Hazard is to remain captain until the end of the campaign.
May 30, 16:20
John Stones in action for Manchester City on September 10, 2016
Vincent Kompany: 'John Stones will become one of the world's best defenders'
Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany backs fellow defender John Stones to become one of the world's greatest centre-backs following a tough debut season at the Etihad.
May 28, 13:35
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Pep Guardiola: 'Vincent Kompany, Sergio Aguero will stay at Manchester City'
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says that both Vincent Kompany and Sergio Aguero will remain at the club for next season.
May 22, 09:26
David Silva celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Leicester City on May 13, 2017
Result: Manchester City put five past Watford to secure third place in Premier League
Manchester City put five past a beleaguered Watford side at Vicarage Road in order to secure a third-place finish on the final day of the Premier League season.
May 21, 16:50
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola during the FA Cup semi-final against Arsenal on April 23, 2017
Live Commentary: Watford 0-5 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Manchester City secure third place on the final day of the Premier League season with a 5-0 victory away at Watford.
May 21, 14:00
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Preview: Watford vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League contest between Watford and Manchester City.
May 19, 15:40
Pablo Zabaleta of Manchester City in action the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Newcastle United at Etihad Stadium on October 3, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Pablo Zabaleta to leave Manchester City at end of season
Long-serving defender Pablo Zabaleta confirms that he will bring the curtain down on his Manchester City career when his contract expires in the summer.
May 13, 22:36
David Silva celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Leicester City on May 13, 2017
Result: Manchester City boost top-four hopes with win over Leicester City
Manchester City hold out for a 2-1 win over Leicester City that lifts them up to third in the Premier League table and six points clear of fifth-placed Arsenal.
May 13, 14:29
Pep Guardiola celebrates after the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Pep Guardiola: 'Champions League is in our hands'
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes that his side are in control of the top-four race following their 5-0 win over Crystal Palace.
May 6, 15:13
Sam Allardyce watches on during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Leicester City on April 15, 2017
Sam Allardyce: 'Crystal Palace deserved Manchester City rout'
Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce admits that his side "deserved" their 5-0 thrashing at the hands of Manchester City.
May 6, 15:06
Vincent Kompany celebrates scoring with teammates during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Crystal Palace on May 6, 2017
Vincent Kompany: 'We needed Crystal Palace rout'
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany admits that his side "needed" their 5-0 win over Crystal Palace to drag them out of their disappointing home form this season.
May 6, 14:57
David Silva celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Crystal Palace on May 6, 2017
Result: Manchester City thrash Crystal Palace to move third
Manchester City thrash Crystal Palace 5-0 to climb up to third in the Premier League table.
May 6, 14:27
David Silva celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Crystal Palace on May 6, 2017
Live Commentary: Manchester City 5-0 Crystal Palace - as it happened
Relive Manchester City's 5-0 thrashing of Crystal Palace as Pep Guardiola's side climb up to third in the Premier League table.
May 6, 11:30
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany warms up before his side's Premier League match against Everton at the Etihad Stadium on October 15, 2016
Vincent Kompany: 'Judge Pep Guardiola next season'
Vincent Kompany says that Manchester City "are still a club under construction" amid criticism of head coach Pep Guardiola.
May 1, 18:42
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Result: Middlesbrough, Manchester City share points at Riverside
Top-four chasing Manchester City twice come from behind to draw 2-2 with relegation-threatened Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium in the Premier League.
Apr 30, 15:59
General view at the Riverside Stadium ahead of the Premier League clash between Middlesbrough and Chelsea on November 20, 2016
Preview: Middlesbrough vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Sunday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Middlesbrough and Manchester City at the Riverside Stadium.
Apr 28, 15:54



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1Manchester CityMan City54101621413
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd54101621413
3Chelsea531185310
4Newcastle UnitedNewcastle53026429
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs52217348
6Huddersfield TownHuddersfield52215328
7Burnley52216518
8Liverpool52219908
9Southampton52214408
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom52214408
11Watford522179-28
12Arsenal521278-17
13Stoke CityStoke512256-15
14Swansea CitySwansea512225-35
15Leicester CityLeicester511379-24
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton511347-34
17West Ham UnitedWest Ham5113410-64
18Everton5113210-84
19Bournemouth510439-63
20Crystal Palace500508-80
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