Chelsea v Manchester City

Mancini hopeful of Kompany recovery

November 23, 2012
By Richard Jolly
Roberto Mancini hopes Vincent Kompany can make a rapid recovery from a knee injury to captain Manchester City at Chelsea on Sunday.

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The Belgian defender left the Etihad Stadium on crutches after Wednesday's 1-1 draw with Real Madrid.

If Kompany cannot play against Chelsea, Mancini may have to partner Matija Nastasic and Joleon Lescott in the centre of defence against the European ...

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