Former Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany ended his 17-year enjoying profession on Monday to concentrate on being head coach of Belgian workforce Anderlecht.
The 34-year-old Kompany left City to enroll in Anderlecht, his first skilled membership, in a player-manager position in May remaining yr.
“I want to fully commit to my role as a coach and need 100% of my time and focus for it,” stated Kompany, who has agreed to a four-year deal as coach. “That’s why I’m quitting as a football player.” Kompany’s first fit in price shall be towards Mouscron on Sunday. The Belgian league is 2 rounds into its new season.
Kompany began his enjoying profession at Anderlecht in 2003, joined German workforce Hamburg in 2006 earlier than transferring to City two years later. He gained 4 Premier League titles with City.