UEFA CL: Kompany warns Manchester City against complacency - FCNaija
Champions League By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 14/02/2018
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has warned his team against complacency after the Etihad had an easy victory over Basel at the St Jakob Stadium on Tuesday night.The Premier League pacesetters thrashed the Switzerland Champions 4-0 in the first leg of the second round but Kompany knows his side can't let off in the second leg. The defender is playing for the first time this season in the competition due to injury but the team has done well even without presence.The Belgian defender has urged his teammates to remained focus and determined and Kompany imbibe the team to turned back towards the foundation they set when it was not all easy during the early stage of the competition"It always goes back to the same thing – the work rate in defending and recovering the ball early," the captain told BT Sport"With their back five, they're a little bit similar to Chelsea how they try to get out quickly. You're stretched as a back four.