Writer: Johnny Baguette
Date:Monday March 21 2011
In times of trouble this is the bloke to look to. Few Blues if any would complain if Roberto Mancini made Vinnie his permanent captain with immediate effect...
Kompany took the armband in the absence of Carlos TÚvez through injury and put in yet another superb defensive performance for the cause. Sports hacks on the continent have heaped praise on the Belgian giant following the defeat at Chelsea, referring to the classy City man as 'Le Rock.'
He's in no mood for compromise. He told the MUEN:
'We are around third and fourth, so definitely want to make sure we can stay there and see afterwards what happens. We look at the schedule and think we have a good chance.
'My target is to win every game that is left. The teams around us are not guaranteed to get all the points...It was never going to be straightforward to say we want to be champions and then become champions. The important thing is that we are improving and no-one can hold it against us if we do that. If we do that and then improve again next season we have done our job, and then one day we will be up there.'
Kompany, who turns 25 years old next month, signed for City in August 2008. He has since clocked up 108 league and cup starts with 8 appearances from the bench, scoring 3 goals.
The honorary Mancunian is absolutely determined to make it happen at City. If the club does aspire to glory this year then Vincent Kompany will have had one hell of a say in the outcome.
THE INTERNATIONAL BREAK ON VMC:
Join the debate in the VMC City Chat Forum.
Can City regroup and reignite the season after a fortnight's ceasefire?
VMC ON YOUTWITFACE:
VMC is now available on both Facebook and Twitter, so if you are that way inclined and more importantly understand all this new fangled dangled stuff, feel free to watch us, poke us or whatever else you are meant to do there!
It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!
Date:Monday March 21 2011
Best Team Performance Yet (Monday September 22 2014)
The Ped Report....City 1-1 Chelsea (Sunday September 21 2014)
Stats: Manchester City v Chelsea (Sunday September 21 2014)
Give Chelsea No Quarter (Friday September 19 2014)
Team News: City v Chelsea (Friday September 19 2014)
Pellegrini - We Have To Perform (Friday September 19 2014)
Cousillas - We Can Still Top The Group (Thursday September 18 2014)
The Ped-into-Europe Report...FC Bayern 1-0 City (Wednesday September 17 2014)
Stats: Bayern Munich v Manchester City (Wednesday September 17 2014)
Pellegrini - It Should've Been Three Points (Monday September 15 2014)
|3. Aston Villa||5||3||1||1||0||10|
|6. Man City||5||2||2||1||3||8|
|7. Leicester City||5||2||2||1||1||8|
|8. West Ham||5||2||1||2||1||7|
|Capital One Cup: Swansea V Everton Match Preview
╗ Everton : 23/09/2014 13:29:00
╗ Man Utd : 23/09/2014 13:14:00
|Dressing Room Dressing Down
╗ Man Utd : 23/09/2014 13:13:00
|Ex-Hammers Duo on Fulham Short-List!
╗ West Ham : 23/09/2014 13:07:00
|A Roeder Return!
╗ West Ham : 23/09/2014 13:06:00