Eliaquim Mangala knows there's no playing guarantees at Manchester City.
"Guarantees don’t exist, what really counts is how I play in training sessions and games when I get the chance. Everybody in the squad wants to play and you can only put 11 players in the side," said Mangala.
"The only thing you can do as a player is make your own guarantees by doing well in training and giving the manager a difficult decision. There are plenty of games this season and I am sure I will get my chance."
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