Nigel de Jong has hailed the changes made in recent years at champions Manchester City.
The midfielder says the club was in a state of "mayhem" when he first arrived.
"I saw the club change from complete mayhem at the training facilities into a real top club, and that's great to see," he enthused.
"It's part of the job that I occasionally warm the bench. We have a squad rotation system. I prefer to play all games, but it's all about the team.
"We eventually won the title, so it was worth it."
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