Leroy Sane has heaped praise on Pep Guardiola for helping him improve as a player at Man City
The German winger initially struggled to adapt following his £37million summer move from Schalke and made only two Premier League starts in the first three months of the season.
But since scoring the winner against Arsenal – Manchester City's opponents this Sunday – in December he has not looked back.
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He now has seven goals and several assists to his name and believes Pep Guardiola has fulfilled his promise to improve him as a player.
"He has improved me in all areas," said Sane, 21.
Pep Guardiola signed Leroy Sane from Schalke for £37m in the summer
"It is a lot of fun to work with him. He expects a lot from me but that helps every single player move forward. It's more about doing my thing well in training and that intensity, he is trying to get the best out of us, and sometimes that doesn't happen, but the main thing is to keep on trying.
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"When I signed, he said he wanted to improve me tactically, and work on my weaknesses. I can safely say that up to now he's done everything he said he would."