So many football players have contributed immensely to the development of society. This could be in the aspect of giving to the poor in society. Some footballers have even constructed bridges and hospitals in their nations. For instance, Sadio Mane has built a hospital in Senegal.
Manchester City have "immortalize" their two legends at the club. The Sky Blue have unveiled the statutes of David Silva and Vincent Kompany following their departure few seasons ago. The statutes of the two great Manchester City stars were unveiled for the fans after their 5-0 victory against Arsenal on Saturday afternoon.
Former Manchester City defender Vincent Kompany reacted to the performance of Joshua Zirkzee on Sunday The Nigerian descent striker scored a brace for Anderlecht in their 2-1 win over Cercle Brugge. Olivier Deman put Cercle Brugge ahead in the first minute but the visitors replied with a brace from Joshua in the 13th and 29th minute.
Some football players have decided to go to school and graduate with a professional certificate. However, formal education is not really a necessity for any football player. Despite this, there are so many educated footballers in the world. The likes of Romelu Lukaku and Juan Mata have acquired a degree from the university.
Manchester City have erected a statue for two of their legendary players, David Silva and Vincent Kompany outside their stadium in Manchester. The club whose fortunes turned around for good when the club was bought by Sheikh Mansour in 2008. Since then, the club have had a lot of financial firepower that has seen them recruit some of the world's best talents and has led them to win so many silverware between then and now.
Before the lunch time kickoff between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester City unveiled the statues of 2 club legends, Vincent Kompany and David Silva. However, one other name that I think deserves a club legend statue is Ivorian midfielder, Yaya Toure, and below are the 3 reasons why I think he deserves a statue recognition.
Just several players have stood out as world-class in their own capacity in the Premier League's brief history. They're game-changers who have propelled their clubs forward in ways that only a superstar can. Let's take a look at five such players, starting with Manchester City's former captain.
Belgium Pro League giants Anderlecht football club have reacted after Super Eagles prospect Joshua Zirkzee won the Man of the Match award, following his brilliant display in their 2-1 comeback victory over Cercle Brugge FC on Sunday night. Coach Vincent Kompany gave the 20 years old his first starting role since joining the club on a season long loan deal from German Bundesliga Champions Bayern Munich FC, and he was able to impress in the game.
Manchester City has finalised plans to honour two of their past players who have contributed immensely to the rise and growth of the club. The honor shall be done on this deserving heroes as Manchester City takes on Arsenal in their up coming EPL clash at Etihad Stadium. The effigy of the the two renowned players are set to be displayed in the filed and shall be unveiled subsequently before the resumption of the match.
Vincent Kompany joined Manchester City from Hamburg in the year 2008 at age 22. After spending two years with Hamburg, the defender signed a four years contract with Manchester City for an undisclosed fee. He most notably played for Manchester City for 11 seasons, whom he captained for 8 seasons and leading the club to their first top-flight title for 44 years when they won the Premier League in 2011/12.
Image: Goal.com Tomorrow premier league match between Manchester City and Arsenal Fc will make it a decade ago Manchester city won their very First premier league title. Manchester City will unveil club legend Vincent Kompany and David Silva statue before the kick-off, There is something particularly fitting about Manchester City unveiling a statue to club legend Vincent Kompany ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash with Arsenal.
Arsenal, today announced the arrival of former Anderlecht and Belgium International, Albert Sambi Lokonga, to the team on a long term contract. The 21-year-old central midfield is expected reinforce Mikel Arteta's options in centre midfield following the departure of Dani Ceballos and Matteo Guendonzi to Real Madrid and Olympic Marseille respectively.
Young Nigerian striker Joshua Zirkzee has explained how Vincent Komoany convinced him to join Anderlecht. Zirkzee joined the Purple and White on loan from Bayen Munich in the summer. Before joining Anderlecht, Joshua was linked with a return to his former club Feyenoord but he chose the Purple and White because of Kompany.
Football is always full of surprises. Sometimes exceptional players put in great efforts to score goals especially at injury time when it seems that all hope is lost. In this article we would discuss some players in the premier league history who are well known to be game changers.
The defending Champions of England have finally unveiled the permanent statues of two of their best players, who made huge contributions in the success of the club so far. Manchester City, took to their website five days ago to announce their special package for their special players; Vincent Kompany and David Silva.
According to a report on Goal's official Twitter account, Manchester City are set to honor 2 of their star legends with a statue outside the club's stadium. The report states that the two former club captains, David Silva and Vincent Kompany, will be honored with a statue outside Etihad Stadium on Saturday before their kickoff with Arsenal.
English Premier League Club Manchester City announced on Sunday 23 August 2021 its plan to create permanent statues for their club's legends. The award-winning sculptor for Vincent Kompany and David Silva will be revealed before their next premier league match this weekend against Arsenal. While that of Aguero will come later.
Vincent Kompany is a Belgian retired professional footballer who played as a centre back and is currently the manager of Belgian club RSC Anderlecht. Kompany began his professional career at Anderlecht, having graduated from their youth system, he was with the club for three seasons as a first team player before moving to Bundesliga club Hamburg in 2006.
Manchester City Erects Their First Manchester City Erects Their First Permanent Statue Of Two Star Players
Manchester City has been dominating the English premier league for a while now, winning the title 5 times (2011,13,17,18 and 20). Today they played a sensational game against Arsenal football club trashing the gunner's 5 goals to nothing. Manchester City has experienced different star players like Sergio Aguero, Vincent Kompany, David Silva, and the rest for years now.
Vincent Kompany says he is humbled after Manchester City unveiled a permanent statue of the former captain at the Etihad Stadium. Kompany and ex team-mate David Silva have been honoured for their remarkable services to the club with large-scale statues on the east side of the stadium. Created by sculptor Andy Scott, these were constructed using tens of thousands of welded bits of galvanised steel, and will soon be specially illuminated with blue-tinted lighting.