Vincent Kompany eyes Swoop for Manchester City and England defender Taylor Harwood-Bellis amid Burnley managerial links

Vincent Kompany is believed to be set to be appointed as Burnley’s next head coach after the Lancashire side were relegated to the Championship on the final day of the Premier League campaign last week.

After leaving Manchester City at the end of a historic season that saw the Blues each win the Premier League, FA Cup, Carabao Cup and Community Shield, Vincent Kompany has announced his departure after an 11-year spell in east Manchester. .

The former Belgium international then took on the player-manager role at boyhood club Anderlecht in 2019 and was appointed as a full manager the following season, with his current contract set to run until the summer of 2024.


Kompany hopes his close links with Manchester City will help him pursue the Stockport-born centre-half, whose current deal at the Etihad Stadium expires in 2024.

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During his illustrious playing career, Kompany led City to four Premier League titles, two FA Cups and host of other domestic silverware and firmly sealed his status as one of the greatest captains to ever play in the the English elite.

The former Manchester City skipper scored one of the most crucial goals in the club’s history in spectacular fashion, as he bagged the winner for Pep Guardiola’s side in their 1-0 win over Leicester at the Etihad Stadium in the penultimate league game of the 2018./19 season.

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