Which football clubs do Manchester City’s City Football Group own?

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The odds may just have shot up on Anderlecht coach, Vincent Kompany, taking charge of lower league Lommel SK, in his native Belgium.

Lommel have had a tumultuous history of bankruptcy, mergers and the heady days of a couple of Intertoto Cup runs. With Belgian football midway through a golden generation though, taking a stake in a club there makes sense: it could be a goldmine to find the next Eden Hazard - or Thorgan, if you’re looking to make a quick profit.

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Mark White
Content Editor

Mark White has been at on FourFourTwo since joining in January 2020, first as a staff writer before becoming content editor in 2023. An encyclopedia of football shirts and boots knowledge – both past and present – Mark has also represented FFT at both FA Cup and League Cup finals (though didn't receive a winners' medal on either occasion) and has written pieces for the mag ranging on subjects from Bobby Robson's season at Barcelona to Robinho's career. He has written cover features for the mag on Mikel Arteta and Martin Odegaard, and is assisted by his cat, Rosie, who has interned for the brand since lockdown.