Derby win is so big for our fans – Man City’s Kompany

Vincent Kompany was so pleased for the Manchester City supporters after tonight’s Manchester derby win.

Vincent Kompany was so pleased for the Manchester City supporters after tonight’s Manchester derby win.

City edged neighbours Manchester United 2-1 at Old Trafford thanks to a late goal from Sergio Aguero and Kompany, whose own-goal got the Red Devils back on level terms early in the second half after James Milner’s opener, was thrilled for the fans.

"The derby is always a special game and for us to win this game is massive," he told Sky Sports 1. "Our fans are still celebrating and it's a great night for us.

"I think we all worked very hard. They played very offensively and have an unbelievable strike-force. We had to close the gaps and had to be tight to them. We did that.

"I don't think we gave a lot of chances away and if you look at the overall play I thought we were the better team, and we're very happy."

 

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