Previous
Hellas Verona
Juventus
2
2
FT
Game Details
Arsenal
Aston Villa
4
0
FT
Game Details
Borussia Dortmund
VfL Wolfsburg
1
3
FT
Game Details
AJ Auxerre
Paris Saint-Germain
0
1
FT
Game Details
Athletic Bilbao
Barcelona
1
3
LIVE 90' +5'
Leg 1
Game Details
Mexico
Guatemala
ESPN3 10:00 PM GMT
Game Details
New York City FC
Houston Dynamo
11:00 PM GMT
Game Details
United States
South Korea
0
0
LIVE 15'
Game Details
Next

Richards hails 'amazing' Kompany

Manchester City defender Micah Richards has lauded the impending return of club captain Vincent Kompany from suspension.

• Kompany predicts 'wave of red cards'

Kompany, 25, has missed City's last four matches after picking up a controversial red card in his side's FA Cup defeat against rivals Manchester United.

City have won both of their Premier League matches in his absence but the Belgian has seen his side dumped out of the Carling Cup over two legs by Liverpool.

Kompany is poised to make his comeback on Tuesday night for the table-toppers' trip to Everton, and Richards is eagerly looking forward to lining up alongside the commanding centre-back.

Richards said: "He has been an unbelievable miss. He is our captain and he and Joleon (Lescott) have been our best central defensive partnership this season.

"He has played well in the big games and is a leader so it will be amazing to have him back and we can't wait to play with him again.

"He has still been coming in the changing room before games and saying how he feels we can improve, and what he would do if he was on the pitch, so he has still been an influence.

"But it's not nice for anyone. All the players and staff wanted him to play and he was kicking himself because it was another harsh decision to give him the ban. I am sure when he comes back he will give 110% and help us back to winning ways."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.