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Top 5 things Man City needs to win the Champions League

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4.- Recover that defensive prowess from past seasons.

One of the major issues that Guardiola’s teams have in the Champions League since he left FC Barcelona, is their lack of world-class defenders.

Pep knows that he doesn’t have players at the level of Gerard Pique or Carles Puyol, he has defenders who can potentially reach that level but they still haven’t.

We could see Aymeric Laporte making horrible mistakes last season in the Champions League against Tottenham, these can’t happen again.

If Pep needs to sign more defenders during the summer, then so be it.