Kompany knew his City time was up after Leicester goal

LONDON: Vincent Kompany stated he knew he “was executed” at Manchester Metropolis as quickly as he fired within the spectacular winner in opposition to Leicester Metropolis of their penultimate Premier League recreation of the season on Could 6.

The Belgian referred to as time on his 11-year keep at Metropolis on Sunday to turn out to be player-manager at Anderlecht – the membership the place he began his profession virtually twenty years in the past.

“The second that ball in opposition to Leicester went ‘prime bins’, I knew I used to be executed. I couldn’t do something higher,” the Metropolis captain stated throughout a parade to rejoice the membership’s home treble.

Metropolis beat Watford 6-Zero in Saturday’s FA Cup last to turn out to be the primary membership to finish an English home treble.

The FA Cup triumph additionally ended up being 33-year-old Kompany’s last recreation for Metropolis, with whom he gained 4 Premier League titles, two FA Cups and 4 League Cups.

“I’ve given all the things I might for this membership. I can’t inform you how happy with that I’m. I’ve nothing left. I’ve given all the things,” he added, sporting a t-shirt referencing striker Sergio Aguero’s ‘don’t shoot’ response to the Leicester objective.

Supervisor Pep Guardiola added: “We’re going to overlook him loads. I’m going to overlook him however he’s going to see us sooner or later as a result of he’s coming again in the end.

“It’s one of the best ways to say goodbye after an unimaginable season collectively. He was an actual captain, he helped us loads. We’re going to point out him how we love him.”

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