Football - City sweat over Kompany

Captain Vincent Kompany was Manchester City's chief concern ahead of their Barclays Premier League clash with Newcastle at the Etihad Stadium.

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The defender, out for eight weeks with a calf injury, played for Belgium in midweek, much to manager Roberto Mancini's irritation.

Striker Sergio Aguero (knee) is fit to return after three games out while right-back Micah Richards and midfielder Jack Rodwell (hamstring) could be back early next month.

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