Elano unhappy with Man City boss Hughes

Elano believes Manchester City manager Mark Hughes has tried to push him out of the club.

Elano believes Manchester City manager Mark Hughes has tried to push him out of the club.

The Brazilian midfielder had been linked with a move away from Eastlands for a long time before signing with Galatasaray last week and believes Hughes did not use him properly, forcing him out.

"I'm very, very sad to be leaving Manchester City,” the 28-year old said.

"I loved the club and I loved England. I'm sad to leave all the friends I made and the fans.

"I wanted to stay but circumstances forced me out. I wasn't used properly by the manager.

"People within the club know what happened to me because I'd had very, very good times there.

"The manager has built a team the way he likes and, because of this, I expect him to win the Premier League this season."

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