Manchester town captain Vincent Kompany has pledged to present all the profits from his testimonial match to the city’s homeless. The 32-year-old defender has entered his tenth year the club, a spell which will be celebrated with a testimonial match next August.
The Belgian has conjointly teamed up with bigger Manchester city manager Andy Daniel Hudson Burnham to line up ‘Tackle4MCR’ in an exceedingly bid to inspire social amendment within the region.
“I’ve received abundant from Manchester,” aforementioned Kompany at a lunch at Manchester House on weekday night.“However, with this spectacular rise, comes a really visible downside: a lot of and a lot of folks ar not noted of and don’t have any access to the advantages of the fast development, usually exploit them no selection however to finish au fait the streets.”
All profits raised from the match — which can turn up at the Etihad bowl before the 2019-20 Premier League campaign — are going to be given to Burnham’s condition Fund, that aims to bring associate finish to condition in Manchester by 2020.