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Babel: Too many egos at Man City

November 7, 2012
By ESPN staff
Ajax winger Ryan Babel believes Manchester City lack team spirit due to the number of egos in the squad.

Ajax claimed a 3-1 victory at the Amsterdam ArenA to leave City's hopes of progress to the second round of the Champions League hanging by a thread, and Roberto Mancini's men have to beat the Eredivisie champions on Tuesday to maintain any chance.

Babel believes Ajax's victory owed everything to the team philosophy and that City could learn much from coach Frank de Boer.
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