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Last game stats
Minutes played 75
Passes completed 42/49
Touches 59
Assists 0
Goals 0
Shots on target 0
Position Defender
Date of birth 10 April 1986
Place of birth Ukkle, Belgium
Height (ft) 6'04"
Weight (st) 13.04
International caps / goals 44 / 2
2013/2014 League Cup
Appearances 6 0
Goals 2 0
Assists 0 0
Passes 85% 0
Yellow cards 2 0
Red cards 0 0

City on Kompany:

Joined City: 22/8/08

Past clubs: Anderlecht (2003-06), Hamburg SV (2006-08)

 Team honours:

Anderlecht: Jupiler Pro League (2004, 2006)

Hamburg: UEFA Intertoto Cup (2007)

City: Premier League (2012, 2014), FA Cup (2011), Capital One Cup (2014), Community Shield (2012)

Individual honours:

Belgian Golden Shoe (2004), Belgian Young Professional Footballer of the Year (2004, 2005), Belgian Ebony Shoe (2004, 2005), Premier League Player of the Season (2012), Premier League PFA Team of the Year (2011, 2012, 2014), ESM Team of the Year (2012), Etihad Player of the Year (2011), MCFC Players’ Player of the Year (2011), Thomas Cook Player of the Month (December 2008), Etihad Player of the Month (February 2009, September 2010, March 2011)

Bio: Captain, leader, defensive rock – Vincent Kompany is one of the most decorated skippers in the club’s history.

Strong in the air, comfortable on the ball, accurate in the tackle and always ready to nip in and pinch the ball off a striker’s toes, the Belgian was a steal from Hamburg at just £6million in 2008.

A natural leader, he was handed the armband in 2011 and has since captained the side to two Premier League titles and the Capital One Cup.

Multi-lingual and multi-talented, Kompany began his career with Anderlecht and scooped a host of awards for a series of composed performances in the Belgian Premier League and Champions League that attracted interest from across the continent.

A further two years at Hamburg was enough to convince Mark Hughes and with more than two centuries of appearances Kompany proved one of the Welshman’s most astute buys, coming of age in the 2010-11 campaign when he was voted into the Premier League Team of the Year and collected the City Player of the Year and Players’ Player of the Year gongs.

A key figure in the title triumph of 2012 – including that goal in the Manchester derby in April – Kompany has gone from strength to strength in a City shirt and has collected a clean sweep of England’s domestic honours.

Scorer of the second goal against West Ham that clinched the club’s second Premier League title in 2014, he has committed his long term future to the club with a contract extension running until 2019.  

Latest tweets: @vincentkompany

  • World class @aguerosergiokun ! Great second half performance from the lads. #mcfc (3 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

  • Another 360° workout video for @NBFootball. Use the YouTube App for the full 360° experience. (11 days ago, via Twitter Web Client)

  • A boxing workout in a 360° experience? Search “Kompany 360 Workout” in the mobile YouTube App (12 days ago, via Twitter Web Client)

  • Working hard never gets boring. Check here tomorrow for a very close look. (13 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

  • Always love a new pair of boots. Thanks @NBFootball. #Visaro #MakeChances (18 days ago, via Twitter Web Client)

Instagram: @vincentkompany

  • World class Aguero! Great second half performance from the lads. #mcfc
  • A boxing workout in a 360° experience? Search “Kompany 360 Workout” in the mobile YouTube App.
  • Working hard never gets boring. Check my Twitter tomorrow for a very close look.
  • Always love a new pair of boots. Thanks New Balance #Visaro #MakeChances
  • Hard-fought three points but a solid performance from the whole team. Massive win against a strong Palace. #mcfc
  • This guy will get it. @hazardeden_10
  • Belle victoire! Bedankt voor de geweldige sfeer! Next game, Cyprus. #Belgium
  • Courtesy of @belgianreddevils, I present to you, the masters of today's training session. #Solid #Talented #Belgium #NoSpoilersOnThePicture
  • Winning team was Courtois, Vermaelen, Kompany, Verthongen, Fellaini, Januzaj, Lukaku, Hazard. All the others are photobombers! #GetOutOfOurFrame
  • Merci aux kets du @bx_brussels d’être venus si nombreux au BX kickoff: une journée plein de foot et de sourires. Bonne saison à tous et à toutes! #representBX
  • I love defending but 100 vs 1 can be tricky #representBX
  • All good so far, smooth start to the season. Hard Watford team to break down but in the end a great three points. #mcfc
  • Solid performance from the team. Awesome support too. More of the same. #mcfc
  • 55.000 fans, amazing support and a great team performance, I call that a good day. #mcfc #SouthStand
  • Actually...#mcfc
  • Great start, awesome support. Next game: Chelsea . #MCFC #focus
  • Kicking off the season with @MCFC's greatest fans in an ambitious Play Sports campaign. Enjoy! #MCFC
  • Thank you @ed_dzeko for all the great moments at this club. We will never forget what you did for us. Radja, look after him! #mcfc
  • 🇧🇪 A notre plat pays qui est si beau, bonne fête nationale! Prettige nationale 🎉dag allemaal! #Belgium 🇧🇪
  • Early rise, breakfast and a positive attitude. Getting ready for this new day. Triple session today. #Australia #MCFC
  • Football game or business trip, always looking sharp in the new kit. #MCFC
  • Me and Clichdog! One picture to describe pre-season for you. Truth is, it pays off. #NoComplains
  • First day of training was a Manchester classic. Lots of running, lots of raining. Nice to be back still! #MCFC
  • Over 8 years ago we started raising funds to build an SOS Children's Village in Kinshasa (Congo) and here we are. Over 150 orphans living in these family homes and enjoying education, all thanks to the work of those loving SOS mothers. SOS is also active in the various communities outside of the village, through its Family Strengthening Programs, reaching almost 350 children and 100 families in the nearby area of Kimbanseke. Their work and commitment have been an inspiration to me and I'm proud to contribute to this exceptional organisation.
  • One year to this date. USA - BELGIUM: What a game!
  • Be the master of your own destiny. #NoExcuses #WorkHard #NoRegrets
  • Big thank you to Tom & Christophe for hosting our 2nd #gocrazyforcharity gala.
  • Need your help for this one. "Who quoted: even half fit Emile Mpenza would be part of Belgium's current team?" Add some crazyness to your reputation, #dsmtw with Erik & @adilelarbi
  • How to add some crazyness to your sommelier? #gocrazyforcharity
  • Because taking the elevator is just boring, @hannesdm added some crazyness! #gocrazyforcharity
  • Everyone here is wearing a step-o-meter. ENGIE will donate €0,10 per step we take tonight, so... we got ourselves a tap-dancer to #gocrazyforcharity! Thank you @gemmablower for your 'contribution'!

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