He said: “He's a winner and I believe he will bring success to the club.
“His arrival has changed the mentality of everyone because you are starting from scratch.
“The past means nothing and everyone is fighting hard to get a chance.
“It's been very good for me. He's one of the best managers in the world and I am learning a lot from him.
“He's the special one sent to Man City and, obviously, the special one for me."