Vincent Kompany

Rue Camp: Profligate City Go Out In Barça As Wretched Referee Overshadows Second Leg

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester City were unable to engineer an unprecedented Champions League comeback in Barcelona as they lost their round-of-16 second leg 2-1 at Camp ...

In Defence of Martin Demichelis

Steven Allweis | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK Sport
Steven Allweis

For now, it is time to lay off the latest victim of football's need for a scapegoat and appreciate him for what he is: a solid enough defender doing a solid enough job. Nothing more, nothing less.

Beware the Belgians? A Punter's Pick For Brazil 2014

Joe Pennell | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Joe Pennell

Tintin, waffles, and over-priced chocolate. If you were to traverse the high streets and market squares of Britain, asking the wandering punters to sum up Belgium in three words, the odds are that you'd end up with something largely similar. Yet, in the coming months and years, our Flemish counterparts from across the Channel may well have another fame to claim.

Tunnel Cam Reveals Touré And Eto'o's Shirt Swap (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Sport

It's a growing trend which supporters in Britain deplore, and although Manchester City midfielder Yaya Touré and Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o were di...

Everything's Going City's Way As They Go Top (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Sport

Two seasons ago a depleted Tottenham side led by an English manager were thrashed 5-1 at home by Manchester City and lightning struck again in the rai...

Knocked Off Their Perch - City 2-1 Liverpool In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 26.12.2013 | UK Sport

Manchester City retained their imperious 100% home Premier League record as they denied Liverpool the chance to regain top spot in an entertaining enc...

Samuel Luckhurst

Thumbs Up! City Hold Off Gallant Fulham In 4-2 Win

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Hail the new super sub. Edin Džeko might still disapprove of his unofficial moniker, in which case Jesús Navas will accept it with greater enthusias...

Samuel Luckhurst

Why Is Lescott Still Being Left Out In The Cold By City?

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK Sport

As Britain felt the first biting snap of winter Joleon Lescott was left out in the cold again by Manchester City. Not even a substitute for their defe...

City's Seasonal Panic Starts Early

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 23.08.2013 | UK Sport

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is out for a month with a groin injury, manager Manuel Pellegrini has said. Kompany came off in City's Barc...

LOOK: Footballer Momentarily Shrinks

Posted 15.08.2013 | UK Sport

French midfielder Mathieu Valbuena isn't the tallest footballer around - but he's not this tiny. A bizarre photo shows him utterly dwarfed by B...

Slick Zlatan Headed For City?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK Sport

Zlatan Ibrahimović doesn't stick around long, and the Swede has hinted the clock may be about to strike midnight on his fairytale time in Paris. Apol...

'I Don't Know If He's Okay Or Not'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.03.2013 | UK Sport

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has criticised Belgium counterpart Marc Wilmots for selecting captain Vincent Kompany this week. Kompany ma...

A Harsh Lesson for Vincent Kompany

Kevin Graham | Posted 16.03.2013 | UK Sport
Kevin Graham

Kompany's a great leader and example to others, and I'm sure is professional enough to look at the footage again and realise he can do better next time.

Two Sent Off As City Earn First League Win At Arsenal Since 1975

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK Sport

Manchester City sustained the seven-point gap between them and leaders Manchester United after their first league win at Arsenal in 38 years, as refer...

'Fans Should Not Be Treated Like Animals'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has rejected calls for netting to be introduced at Premier League grounds and demanded that fans "not be treat...

Samuel Luckhurst

Match Of The Day's Demise: Alan Partridge-Inspired Buffoonery

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK Sport

Alan Partridge's TV show suggestions in 1997 are now a case of life imitating art. "Cooking in Prison," Alan suggested, so Channel 4 gave us Gordon Ra...

Samuel Luckhurst

Manic Monday Musings: Premier League Talking Points

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester City's 5-0 win over Aston Villa felt a helluva lot better as United surrendered with an anaemic defeat at Norwich City after Chelsea had su...

Roberto Mancini has Lost the Plot at Manchester City

Richard Berry | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Sport
Richard Berry

In the nearly five months since his new contract, Mancini seems to have been trying very hard to destroy his own credibility, and City's chances of building on last season's triumph. A series of baffling transfer and team selection decisions have contributed to City's stuttering start to the Premier League, and now - after a 1-1 draw against Borussia Dortmund - being in danger of exiting the Champions League at the group stage for the second successive year.

Not A Load Of Waffle - Belgium's Premier League Stars (GALLERY)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.08.2012 | UK Sport

Marouane Fellaini's Premier League winner and man of the match performance for Everton against Manchester United on Monday continued the good work of ...

GALLERY: Kompany Signs Six-Year City Deal

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 26.07.2012 | UK Sport

Vincent Kompany has signed a six-year contract with Premier League champions Manchester City. The Citizens' captain was imperious last season as he...

The Indispensables

Sam Peoples | Posted 18.09.2012 | UK Sport
Sam Peoples

Arsenal's performance in the 2003-4 season saw them dubbed 'The Invincibles' after going an entire Premier League season without a loss, a feat yet to be repeated. Fast forward to 2012 and Arsenal now teeter on the edge of losing their third marquee player in two years.

Tales From the Middle of Nowhere (Vol. 2): Where I Go Jazz

Noel Gallagher | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Noel Gallagher

The best thing about (the Belgium show) was it was I was introduced onstage by Vincent Kompany, Manchester City's captain. He's from Brussels see? And me and him were going to do the launch of the new Manchester City kits for next season. Both of these occurrences were a true honour.

Kompany And Gallagher Model New City Shirt

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.09.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester City's new home kit for the 2012/13 season has been modelled by captain Vincent Kompany and renowned fan Noel Gallagher. Former Oasi...

St Vincent - Title Within City's Reach Thanks To Kompany

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester City beat Manchester United 1-0, courtesy of a first-half stoppage time header from Vincent Kompany, as they leapfrogged their city rivals ...

WATCH: All Three Manchester Derbies From This Season

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Sport

It has finally arrived. Manchester City host Manchester United in what is, with some merit, being billed as the biggest game since the Premier League'...