Former Manchester City Defender Vincent Kompany retires from football, aged 34 and has been immediately named as the manager of European club Anderlecht.
The ex-Belgian footballer was one of the best defenders in the Premier League during his active playing time considering his performances at the Etihad stadium.
Vincent Kompany won four Premier League titles at Manchester City with two coming under Pep Guardiola.
Anderlecht have also confirmed the appointment of Vincent Kompany as their new head coach and they club are optimistic that the Belgian can bring glory to the side.
”Vincent becomes the head coach of RSC Anderlecht. He stops his playing career and takes over from Franky,’‘ the club announced on their official social media account.