Tag: Vincent Kompany

Charleroi's Guillaume Gillet and Anderlecht's Killian Sardella fight for the ball during a soccer match between Sporting Charleroi and RSCA Anderlecht, Friday 18 December 2020 in Charleroi, on day 15 of the 'Jupiler Pro League' first division of the Belgian championship. BELGA PHOTO VIRGINIE LEFOUR

Killian Sardella: Arsenal wanted me as a defensive midfielder

Killian Sardella has revealed that Arsenal tried to sign him but after 10 years with Anderlecht, he couldn’t leave them.
Bayern Munich's French forward Kingsley Coman (R) celebrates scoring the opening goal with his teammates during the UEFA Champions League final football match between Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on August 23, 2020. (Photo by Miguel A. Lopes / POOL / AFP)

Yes, we really tried to sign Kingsley Coman: Arsene Wenger

A few years ago, then-Arsenal boss, Arsène Wenger, confirmed that he tried to sign a sprightly young winger named Kingsley Coman in 2014.
Manchester City's Spanish manager Pep Guardiola (C), Manchester City assistant coach Mikel Arteta (R) and Manchester City's Belgian defender Vincent Kompany (L) show the Premier League trophy to supporters outside the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northern England on May 12, 2019. - Manchester City held off a titanic challenge from Liverpool to become the first side in a decade to retain the Premier League on Sunday by coming from behind to beat Brighton 4-1 on Sunday. (Photo by OLI SCARFF / AFP)

Won't replace Mikel Arteta: Why Kompany said 'no' to Manchester City

Manchester City have held talks with Vincent Kompany about taking over Mikel Arteta's role as Pep Guardiola's number two but the Belgian isn't ready for a return to the UK and is investing in Anderlecht where he currently is player-coach.
Belgium's defender Thomas Vermaelen gestures during a press conference at Le Haillan, south-western France, on June 14, 2016, during the Euro 2016 football tournament. (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Arsenal captain turns down player-coach offer, will undergo medical with new club

Thomas Vermaelen has turned down the chance to become a player-coach alongside Vincent Kompany at Anderlecht, opting instead for a move to Olympiakos.

'Feeble mentality': Arsenal fans slam fan favourite after pathetic comments

Jack Wilshere blamed refereeing decisions for Arsenal's result against Manchester City in the League Cup final, and fans weren't too happy about it.

Arsene Wenger asks for another Manchester City player if Alexis Sanchez leaves in January

Arsene Wenger will reportedly ask Manchester City for Vincent Kompany if they return for Alexis Sanchez in January.

Arsenal could look to a Premier League stalwart to bolster their defence

Arsene Wenger could make an offer for Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany in January, though it's unlikely the Sky Blues would entertain selling him.

Arsenal consider incredible Chelsea transfer

Arsenal are lining up Chelsea's David Luiz as they seek to bolster their defensive options, according to the Daily Star.

FA Cup semi-final match preview: Arsenal vs Manchester City

Just three weeks on from a hard-fought 2-2 draw at the Emirates, Arsenal and Manchester City are set to do battle once again.

Manchester City get another huge injury boost ahead of Arsenal game

Manchester City have received a massive injury boost ahead of their game against Arsenal on Sunday in the form of Vincent Kompany.

Pellegrini confirms four key players will miss Manchester City v Arsenal

Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed that Manchester City will be without four regular starters this Sunday when Arsenal visit the Etihad Stadium.

Manchester City captain injured against Real Madrid, won't play against Arsenal

Arsenal received a Champions League boost as Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany pulled up under 10 minutes into the club's semi-final second leg against Real Madrid.

Manchester City star races to be fit for Arsenal game

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany pulled up early during their Champions League game against Dynamo Kyiv on Tuesday night and faces over a month...

Manchester City suffer massive double injury blow in title race

Manchester City have been dealt a massive blow in the title race after losing both Vincent Kompany and Nicolas Otamendi to injury during the first...
Arsenal injury news

Arsenal and Manchester City players return as Spurs suffer injuries

Looking at the latest injuryleague.com standings it's clear to see why Arsenal and Manchester City have struggled to run away with this season's title...

Injury blows for Arsenal and Manchester City ahead of Monday night clash

With Monday night's game between Arsenal and Manchester City on the horizon, the Citizens have received mixed injury news. Captain Vincent Company was ruled out...

Manchester City captain expects Arsenal and Chelsea to challenge

Manchester City's blistering start to the season has seen most people give up a title chase before we even hit September. The Citizens, who last...

Three Manchester City players who can make a difference against Arsenal

Ahead of Arsenal's trip to Manchester City on Sunday, Daily Cannon brings you the lowdown on the opposition. We've already looked at Everything you need to...