Kompany admits he's become used to seeing Premier League stars tempted away from their clubs by City.
Asked if he found it strange seeing Lampard in City blue, Kompany told Match of the Day Magazine: "No! I've seen so many players go from big clubs in England to Man City.
"He's settled in so well and been one of the outstanding players in training. Maybe it's given him the extra motivation to get that last little bit out of his career.
"There's not much more he can achieve, but it's another challenge and you can feel that he's up for it!"
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