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Kompany to lead City out one more time

Details of Vincent Kompany’s testimonial match have been released! After  11 years in Manchester, and winning a record breaking domestic treble, Vincent announced his return to RSC Anderlecht to become their player manager through an open letter to fans on his Facebook page on Monday. City’s most successful captain will be leading a team of...

Vincent Kompany and Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham launch unprecedented campaign to tackle rough sleeping

Fundraising vehicle ‘Tackle4MCR’ will see Vincent, ‘born in Belgium, made in Manchester’, make use of the momentum generated by his Manchester City Testimonial season to help the Mayor tackle homelessness and rough sleeping in Greater Manchester. Vincent Kompany and Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham have teamed up to launch an unprecedented campaign that will...

Vincent Kompany Tackle4MCR testimonial dinner raises £216,000

The crucial funds - raised during a memorable night for Manchester which saw Noel Gallagher perform in front of a raft of famous faces and more than 400 guests - will go to the Mayor of Greater Manchester’s ‘A Bed Every Night’ campaign Famous faces and business leaders gathered in Manchester last night in a...

Vincent Komany and Andy Burnham
My open letter to Greater Manchester

When I came to this city something good happened for me. It must have, I have enjoyed the best years of my career here. They have been great years, incredible years of making history. Yet, even more than that, these have been the years of building a family. My wife, my kids, they’re Mancunians –...