Manchester Metropolis will unveil statues made in honour of former gamers David Silva and Vincent Kompany outdoors the Etihad Stadium forward of Saturday’s Premier League recreation at house to Arsenal, the membership stated on Monday.
Spanish midfielder Silva, who helped Metropolis win the Premier League 4 occasions and the FA Cup twice, left the membership final 12 months. Former captain and Belgian defender Vincent Kompany left in 2019 after 11 years on the membership.
A 3rd statue, in tribute to all-time main aim scorer Sergio Aguero, who left the membership on the finish of final season after a decade-long affiliation, might be unveiled in 2022.
“The choice to honour the three gamers was based mostly on their unparalleled contribution to the membership’s transformation over their mixed 31 years on the membership,” Metropolis stated in an announcement.
Silva and Aguero are presently with La Liga groups Actual Sociedad and Barcelona respectively, whereas Kompany is the pinnacle coach of Belgian Professional League membership Anderlecht.