Vincent Kompany has always been a major player at Manchester City since arriving in 2008.

He is a perfect example of someone who has gone from a high quality to world class after becoming one of the best centre-backs in Europe.

One thing which has held him back, however, is his injuries.

Since arriving at City, Kompany has suffered from 14 calf injuries and 4 this season alone, his most recent being in the 0-0 draw to Dynamo Kiev last Tuesday.

Along with the numerous hamstring problems suffered by the Belgian, some City fans are beginning to question whether Kompany should stay at the Etihad.

With Pep Guardiola’s arrival this summer, the Spaniard might decide to let Kompany go not just because of his injury record, but, also, his age which is 29.

If Guardiola does decide to get rid of someone who has been a major part of City’s success, then, he will immediately have some players lined up who could replace him.

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