Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Kompany Is Passing on Tricks of the Trade to Tosin

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Kompany Is Passing on Tricks of the Trade to Tosin

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CITY starlet Tosin Adarabioyo has revealed how Vincent Kompany has taken time to help nurture his precocious talent.

The 6ft 5ins defender has been made a part of the firstteam squad by Pep Guardiola this season after making his full debut in the FA Cup against Chelsea earlier this year.

And he was highly impressive as the City under-19s lost to their Barcelona counterparts - and puts that down to training with the seniors and some great advice from Guardiola and senior players.

"I'm a first-team player and want to get as many games as I can, but if not I am happy to play for the under-23s and under-19s in the Youth League," said the 19-year-old Manchester lad.

"It's a higher level, so when you go down a couple of age groups it helps, but it can still be difficult, especially against a team like Barcelona. …

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