Vincent Kompany has brought in former Manchester City team-mate Craig Bellamy as his Under-21 coach at Anderlecht.
Vincent Kompany will return to Manchester City in some capacity, according to chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak.
Anderlecht's mission to mirror "Manchester City's success story" has received a boost following the appointment of Simon Davies.
Anderlecht director Frank Arnesen has revealed he hired Vincent Kompany as the club's new player-coach after a single impressive meeting.
After leaving to become Anderlecht player-manager, Vincent Kompany will return to the Etihad Stadium for a Manchester City testimonial.
Belgium boss Roberto Martinez has called up Vincent Kompany for the Red Devils' matches against Kazakhstan and Scotland.
Vincent Kompany confirmed his impending Manchester City departure on Sunday, but Pep Guardiola expects he will be back sooner or later.
Manchester City's trophy parade on Monday included the departing Vincent Kompany saying farewell before he returns to Anderlecht.
Manchester City are the dominant domestic force in England but Pep Guardiola is yearning for European success.
Vincent Kompany was the last link on the playing staff to the pre-takeover years at Manchester City and will be dearly missed by fans.