JUST IN: Man City ace Kompany's dad make history in Belgium
EPL By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 15/10/2018
Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany's father Pierre has made history in Belgium to becomes the first black mayor ever after he topped the poll for the municipality of Ganshoren in Brussels. The 71-year-old won the race with 28.38 percent of the vote and will now begin his three-year term overseeing the area that is home to 25,000 people.
Kompany who featured in Belgium 2-1 win over Switzerland in UEFA Nations League win on last Friday in Brussels as Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku scored twice for Roberto Martinez's side.View this post on Instagram
History! We are so proud of you dad. Came over from the DR Congo, as a refugee, in 1975. Now gained the trust of your local community becoming the first ever black elected mayor in Belgium! It was long over due but it’s progress. Massive congrats! #Belgium #Brussels #Ganshoren ✊🏾