Confident Wales ready for Belgium in 2016 Euro qualifier
Confident Wales ready for Belgium in 2016 Euro qualifier

Chris Coleman has said Wales have ditched their minnow tag, insisting it is now "not acceptable to lose" when his Group B table-topping side travel to Belgium for a crunch 2016 Euro qualifier on Sunday.

Bayern Munich ideal test to measure City`s progress: Vincent Kompany
Bayern Munich ideal test to measure City`s progress: Vincent Kompany

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany believes that Wednesday`s Champions League opener against Bayern Munich is a chance to prove that his side are closing the gap on the best teams in the world.

Man City skipper Kompany not worried about relapse

Champions Manchester City will avoid the hangover that hampered their previous Premier League title defence, captain Vincent Kompany said on Friday on the eve of the new season.

Manchester United start afresh as Premier League begins

The Louis van Gaal era will begin in earnest for Manchester United on Saturday when they host Swansea City in the first match of the 2014-15 Premier League season.

Vincent Kompany signs five-year contract at Man City

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has signed a new five-year contract with the club, the Premier League champions announced on Wednesday.

Vincent Kompany extends stay at Manchester City with new five-year contract

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has signed a new five-year contract with the English Premier League champions, the club announced Wednesday.

Kompany, Vermaelen out for Korea game

Belgium captain Vincent Kompany and fellow Premier League star Thomas Vermaelen will miss Thursday`s World Cup Group H game against South Korea with minor injuries, their coach said.

FIFA World Cup 2014: Belgium vs Russia - Preview

Having come from behind to beat Algeria in their opening game, Belgium can reach the World Cup knockout phase by beating Russia at Rio de Janeiro`s fabled Maracana.

FIFA WC 2014: Vincent Kompany misses Belgium training

Belgium`s World Cup captain Vincent Kompany missed team training Thursday with a slight groin strain, coach Marc Wilmots said.

FIFA World Cup 2014: Belgium 2-1 Algeria - As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the World Cup Group H game between Belgium and Algeria at Estadio Mineirão, in Belo Horizonte.

World CUP 2014: Brazil eye World Cup last 16

Brazil can complete part one of their World Cup mission Tuesday against Mexico, knowing a victory will virtually ensure a place in the last 16 and help relieve some of the huge emotional pressure.

Football World Cup 2014: Belgium vs Algeria - Preview

Belgium`s vibrant young team are preparing to launch their World Cup campaign against Algeria tomorrow with competition hotting up on the training pitch ahead of the Group H clash.

Belgium resurgence sparks World Cup optimism

A few years ago the notion of Belgium as fifth favourites to win a World Cup ahead of France, Italy and England would have seemed ludicrous even to the country`s most ardent supporters.

Kompany wants City double to spark trophy spree

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany told the club`s supporters that this season`s double success would just be the start as they paraded the Premier League and League Cup trophies in front of their jubilant fans.

Kompany living every kids dream as Man City wins second PL title in three years

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has reportedly admitted that he is practically living the dream of every kid who grows up wanting to play football as he lifted his second Premier League trophy in three years.

Nasri and Kompany fire Man City to Premier League title

Manchester City clinched a second Premier League title in three seasons with a 2-0 win over West Ham United on Sunday that sent their Etihad Stadium into raptures and condemned Liverpool to second place.

Kompany hails Man City squad`s `self-belief, experience` for reigniting Premier League title race

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has hailed the squad`s self-belief and experience for ensuring that their Premier League title race is now back in their hands.

Manchester City coach Pellegrini defends Kompany choice

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has no regrets about selecting captain Vincent Kompany to play in last weekend`s costly 3-2 loss at Premier League title rivals Liverpool, he said Wednesday.

Liverpool F.C. pip Manchester City in title crunch clash

Philippe Coutinho`s 78th-minute winner gave Liverpool a crucial 3-2 victory over Premier League title rivals Manchester City on a day of raw emotion at Anfield on Sunday

Villa striker Christian Benteke to miss World Cup in Brazil following leg injury

Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke will reportedly miss out the FIFA World Cup this summer in Brazil as he has been ruled out for a minimum of six months with a ruptured Achilles tendon.