Vincent Kompany could walk past his own statue on the familiar walk to the Etihad Stadium. "I don't think about it but now you mention it, it's a bit weird," admits the Burnley boss as he prepares to take the Championship table toppers to Man City in the FA Cup quarter finals on Saturday.
If you believe Pep Guardiola he'll be treading that path with more regularity in the future. The City chief has spoken twice in recent weeks on the 'destiny' of Kompany one day becoming Etihad manager. READ MORE: Kompany explains why Haaland is proving a Man City exception under Guardiola "He needs to stop saying that," laughed Kompany when fielding questions for 40 minutes or so in the build-up to the weekend cup tie. "I am a Championship manager. "I think he should stay for another 10 years at Man City first and foremost.
City is competing to win the Champions League, we are competing to win the Championship so I don’t think those kind of conversations make sense. "They need to have the best manager of the world.
I want to be extremely respectful to the club I manage as well. This club to me means everything. I want this club to get better.Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk
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