Albert Sambi Lokonga has taken his time to thanked former Manchester City player and Anderlecht manager Vincent Kompany for his great role in helping him move to Arsenal in summer transfer window.
Now,the Belgian internal has thanked his countryman and former manager at Anderlecht, Kompany,for his role in helping him complete the £ 18million move to the Gunners.
In an interview with Belgium publications Sport foot Magazines,Lokonga said; “We had a great relationship,Vinnie and me.
“He had some players of which he asked for more and I was one of them.In matches,I knew I could not afford to be the same as the others.
“He wanted me always to do more,to carry team both on the pitch and off the pitch.
“It is thanks to him that I got his transfer.Je never let me rest and without him I would not have progressed so much”