Vincent Kompany will leave Manchester City to become the player-manager of Anderlecht.

Kompany was the longest serving City player having signed with the club in 2008.

"For the next 3 years, I will take up the role of Player-Manager of RSC Anderlecht ... I have decided to take up the challenge at RSC Anderlecht. Player-Manager. I want to share my knowledge with the next purple generations. With that, I will also put a bit of Manchester in the heart of Belgium," wrote Kompany in a Facebook post.