City legends reunite for star-studded Kompany testimonial.
Byline: NEIL BENNETT
AFTER 11 years of incredible service, Vincent Kompany will receive a final farewell from the City faithful tonight.
Now playing out the remainder of his football career where it all started for him at Anderlecht, Kompany will return to the Etihad for a testimonial that sees a Man City Legends side face an All Star Premier League XI.
When the Belgian signed for City in the summer of 2008 from Hamburg, few could have predicted what the following decade would bring.
With four Premier League titles, two FA Cups, four EFL Cups and two Charity Shields, Kompany will go down as one of not just City's greats, but English football's as a whole.
To celebrate his career and honour his time in the sky blue of City, several legends in their own right are due to line-up.
Below you'll find everything you need to know...
| WHEN IS IT? The game will take place this evening, Wednesday, September 11, at 7.45pm at the Etihad Stadium.
| ARE TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE? A very limited number of seats can still be bought in the East Stand, South Stand and Colin Bell Stand through the official City website. | IS IT ON TV? The game will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League.
| WHO WILL BE PLAYING? PREMIER LEAGUE ALL STARS: Edwin van der Sar, Shay Given, Phil Neville, Gary Neville, John O'Shea, Wes Brown, Paul Scholes, Nicky Butt, Michael Carrick, Ryan Giggs, Rafael van der Vaart, Cesc Fabregas, Thierry Henry, Robin van Persie Manager: Roberto Martinez CITY LEGENDS: Joe Hart, Costel Pantilimon, Vincent Kompany, Aleksander Kolarov, Joleon Lescott, Micah Richards, Kolo Toure, Pablo Zabaleta, Richard Dunne, Gael Clichy, Nigel De Jong, Samir Nasri, Shaun Wright-Phillips, Stephen Ireland, David Silva, Dietmar Hamann, James Milner, Craig Bellamy, Sergio Aguero, Edin Dzeko, Mario Balotelli, Benjani
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|Publication:||Manchester Evening News (Manchester, United Kingdom)|
|Date:||Sep 11, 2019|
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