Burnley close to appointing Vincent Kompany as manager

Former Manchester City captain leaves AnderlechtBurnley were relegated from Premier League last SundayBurnley are close to appointing Vincent Kompany as their manager. The former Manchester City captain left his job as Anderlecht’s head coach on Wednesday and is poised to accept the challenge of trying to lead Burnley out of the Championship.Kompany had been in charge of Anderlecht since August 2020, although he started the previous season as player-manager before choosing to concentrate on playing. The club finished third this season and a parting of ways suits both parties.