As featured on NewsNow: Football news
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

  1. Go Ad-Free
  2. Faster site experience
  3. Support great writing
  4. Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free

Man City boss Guardiola: Kompany among best I have ever seen

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola admits Vincent Kompany is among "the best central defenders I have ever seen".

With Kompany off contract in June, Guardiola has made it clear he wants the captain handed a new deal.

"Only Aymeric Laporte has a better left foot than Kompany," said the ex-coach of Barcelona and Bayern Munich. "Every central defender has his qualities, but there is no doubt that Vincent is special.

"His charisma, the winning mentality, the way he does the duels, that's incredible. He is one of the best central defenders I have ever seen. The problem is that he is only there when he is fit."

About the author

Paul Vegas

Have your say
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

  1. Go Ad-Free
  2. Faster site experience
  3. Support great writing
  4. Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free